Tag Archives: Theatre

IMPORTANT SUMMER ANNOUNCEMENT FROM QUILL THEATRE & AGECROFT HALL

By | June 28, 2020

To Our Valued Richmond Shakespeare Festival Patrons, The health and safety of our patrons and artists are paramount, so it is with a heavy heart that we must announce the cancellation of the 2020 Richmond Shakespeare Festival. While we are disappointed, we believe that this decision is in the best interests of both our organizations… Read More »

2019-20 Artsies nominations announced, “Lucky 13” theme

By | June 21, 2020

“Lucky 13th” Annual Theater Awards and Nominees Announced The Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Awards (Artsies) will look a little different this year: the whole event will be virtual. Using the occasion of the Artsies’ 13th year, the 2020 theme will be “Lucky 13.” The show will highlight the funny – and often outrageous – ways… Read More »

DORIAN who? – Firehouse Theatre

By | June 8, 2020

Firehouse’s THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY features a slightly reduced version of the full text of Oscar Wilde’s 1891 Gothic tale of desire, mortality, and ephemerality that will be performed by a single actor — Billy Christopher Maupin. “Dorian Gray listened, open-eyed and wondering.  A furry bee came and buzzed round a spray of lilac for… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Summer Camps Back with Virtual Flair!

By | May 31, 2020

As the climate shifts from day to day, Virginia Rep is continually checking the recommendations of the CDC and of our local, state and national governments and making adjustments to upcoming educational events. In order to ensure the safety of our students and staff, we are shifting all of the upcoming Virginia Rep 2020 Summer… Read More »

Celebrating the 45th Anniversary of the Founding of Theatre IV

By | May 17, 2020

Happy Anniversary, Theatre IV Phil Whiteway (left) and Bruce Miller Celebrating the 45th Anniversary of the Founding of Theatre IV When Barksdale Theatre and Theatre IV merged to form Virginia Rep in 2012, we became one of the largest performing arts organizations in Central Virginia. Now we look back 45 years to May 14, 1975, when Theatre IV… Read More »

ANIMAL CONTROL playwright Chandler Hubbard wins

By | May 17, 2020

Playwright Chandler Hubbard and his play ANIMAL CONTROL won a 2020 Steinberg/ATCA (American Theatre Critics Association) Citation. The annual award recognizes the best new plays that were professionally produced outside of New York City. Hubbard receives a $7,500 cash prize, as well as the recognition and opportunities that come from being included among these past… Read More »

Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce our 2020-2021 SEASON OF DISCOVERY

By | May 10, 2020

Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce our 2020-2021 SEASON OF DISCOVERY, when all of us will be learning to adapt to extreme and turbulent circumstances, and artists will explore new ways of making and sharing performance.  click hereto download  SEASON OF DISCOVERY order formor click below to join now This year we’re offering two types… Read More »

News from Firehouse

By | April 12, 2020

Dear Firehouse friend,On behalf of our staff, board, and artists I hope that you’re staying safe and healthy during this horrific and unprecedented time. Here’s a status report on what’s going on at Firehouse. Like all other performing arts institutions and public activities, we’ve halted operations and cancelled the rest of our 2019-2020 season. There… Read More »

Important Updates from Swift Creek Mill Theatre

By | March 29, 2020

From All of Us at the Mill, For more than 50 years, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been a constant presence, bringing professional theatre to our region. In the course of a normal season, The Mill will employ 25 full- and part-time staff members, plus hundreds of actors, technicians, and designers. We will play host… Read More »

Looking for Affordable New Headshots That Use More Than Just Natural Light?

By | March 11, 2018

Are you looking for NY or LA style headshots that blend natural light with strobes? Jeremy Bustin Photography is an exciting new option for headshots in the Virginia/D.C. regions. Affordable headshot packages start at just $125 right now. Special discounts for students of theatre and performers actively in a production. Email info@jbustinphoto.com to secure a slot today.… 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 »