Tag Archives: Theater

Artsies Nominations Announced

By | August 25, 2019

The Richmond Theatre Critics Circle has announced the nominees for this year’s Artsies, the community’s recognition of excellence in Richmond-area theater. The event will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 27, at Virginia Rep’s November Theatre. Tickets are $20 for orchestra seating and $25 for balcony seating. They will go on sale September… Read More »

The Hustle Season Podcast LIVE – Firehouse Theatre

By | August 25, 2019

The Hustle Season Podcast LIVETues, Sept 24 @ 7:30pm$10 adv / $15 day of If you’re a fan of the Hustle Season Podcast, then you’ll love The Hustle Season Podcast LIVE! ​Homegrown musicians Kelli Strawbridge, Reggie Pace, James Seretis & Gabe Santamaria will bring their irreverent, outspoken, and at times thoughtful opinions to the Firehouse… Read More »

10th Anniversary Gala Entertainment Announced!

By | August 18, 2019

Hear the sounds of Richmond at “A Night in the River City!” Dominion Energy CenterFriday, September 6, 20196:00 PM  Featuring: Kenneka Cook, Richmond Jazz Society, Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra, Light the Music, and Another LevelThe 10th Anniversary Gala Celebration of Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts includes a moveable feast with live entertainment throughout… Read More »

Auditions: Broken Leg Theater’s Fall production of ANNIE!

By | July 28, 2019

Directors John Cichocki and Beth Mercer seek a cast of actors for Broken Leg Theater’s Fall production of ANNIE! Actors are asked to prepare a short a capella song and brief monologue for their audition. Roles are available for BOYS AND GIRLS (8 and over) and MEN AND WOMEN (of all ages). Auditions will be… Read More »

Colonial Williamsburg is looking to hire Theater performers

By | July 28, 2019

Colonial Williamsburg is looking to hire performers for our Theatrical Interpreter Department!! We are particularly looking for women and minorities for this small, creative ensemble – diverse applicants encouraged to apply!! Here’s a brief description for the job:Create and perform theatrical programming, primarily for the outdoor Play House Stage, that is based on 18th century… Read More »

5th Wall Theatre Announces 2019 – 2020 Season

By | July 28, 2019

5th Wall Theatre, the award- winning professional theatre dedicated to breaking through boundaries, will open its seventh season this fall with “Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods” by Tammy Ryan. This powerful and imely play about immigration, human need, and human aid kicks off a four-show subscription season in October. The season schedule:Lost Boy Found… Read More »

Long Form Improv Live! Coaching

By | April 1, 2018

Need an improv coach/guest coach? Want personal feedback after shows? Try me! I have 13 years of Improv experience & offer kind direct feedback through side coaching & action-oriented notes. Training includes iO South (defunct), the Annoyance Intensive, Coalition Theater, UCB, and CSz Richmond. Current teams include Disco Lemonade Improv, Here’s the Kicker, and Short,… Read More »

Hey Improv Nerds! Are you…

By | May 14, 2017

Hey Improv Nerds! Are you… Making the same moves over and over again? Hitting a plateau? Practicing great!! And performing not-so-great? Let Betzi coach you. Betzi has 11+ years of improv experience and has a knack for seeing what’s tripping you up and how to make improv easier. Betzi gives detailed notes; offers solutions and… Read More »

Looking for a improv coach? Consider Betzi Hekman.

By | April 9, 2017

Looking for a improv coach? Consider Betzi Hekman. Betzi has 11+ years experience & excels at creating character, establishing relationships and working with emotions. Betzi graduated from iO South at Comedyworx, Raleigh, NC (defunct) and was taught by Jason Shotts, Jason Chin and Dan Sipp. She also trained at Coalition Theater (201-401), CSz Richmond, and… Read More »

Actor Coaching and Consulting

By | January 15, 2017

Commonwealth Theatre Consulting is now offering coaching and consulting services!    Brandon Carter – Consultant  Conducting private actor coaching for almost a decade in Farmville, VA; New York, New York; State College, Pennsylvania; Newark, New Jersey, Carter is thrilled that so many of his students have gone on to theatre training programs, (New York Film… Read More »