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Auditions for THE WIZ – VA REP

By | December 23, 2018

Auditions for THE WIZ (MUSICAL)Music and Lyrics by Charlie Smalls Book by William F. BrownDirection by Kikau AlvaroMusic Direction by Anthony Smith Please direct all questions to casting@virginiarep.org. The Casting Department is closed for the holidays and will re-open on JANUARY 2, at which time staff will begin responding to messages. Thanks for your patience. SYNOPSIS: Based on… Read More »

MISS WITHERSPOON CAST AND PRODUCTION TEAM ANNOUNCED

By | December 15, 2018

The Lynn Theatre and Wishing Wind Creations are happy to announce the cast and production team for “Miss Witherspoon” by Christopher Durang. “Miss Witherspoon” runs from February 1-16, 2019, in The Lynn Theatre, John Tyler Community College – Midlothian Campus at 800 Charter Colony Pkwy, Midlothian, VA 23114. This collaboration features professional artists as well… Read More »

5TH WALL THEATRE BRINGS THE RAUCOUS ROUGH-TALK OF TALK RADIO TO RICHMOND IN JANUARY 2019

By | December 15, 2018

5th Wall Theatre amps up its 2018-2019 season with Pulitzer-nominated Talk Radio starring Scott Wichmann. Written by American stage provocateur and bad-boy Eric Bogosian, Talk Radio gives us a glimpse into the night-life of talk radio host Barry Champlain. Not just a chronicle of radio life, this play weaves together juicy incites and observations on… Read More »

Virginia Repertory Theatre Announces The 7th Annual Anything Goes Gala

By | December 15, 2018

Saturday, January 26, 2019 The Jefferson Hotel Virginia Rep is pleased to announce the 7th annual Anything Goes Gala, an evening of entertainment in support of Virginia Repertory Theatre. Tickets are now available for this black tie event, featuring a cocktail reception, seated dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment. Marquee Sponsors are Altria. circle S studio and Dominion… Read More »

OEDIPUS, A GOSPEL MYTH – Firehouse Theatre

By | December 8, 2018

Firehouse Theatre announces the cast and creative team for it’s upcoming production of OEDIPUS, A GOSPEL MYTH that begins performances on Friday, February 1, 2019 at 7:30pm. Sophocles’ masterwork from 429 B.C. is considered by many to be one of the greatest plays ever written. Ambition, pride, fate, and free will are the ingredients of… Read More »

5th Wall Theatre Announces New Public Relations and Marketing Director

By | December 8, 2018

5th Wall Theatre is thrilled to announce the newest addition to their team. Elizabeth Parks will be joining 5th Wall as its new Public Relations and Marketing Director. Elizabeth comes to 5th Wall by way of Hampden-Sydney College where she most recently worked as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre.  Elizabeth brings a wealth of… Read More »

Passing of Andrew Boothby

By | December 2, 2018

From VA Rep’s Facebook Page: It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we at Virginia Rep and throughout the Richmond theatre community mourn the loss of an actor, colleague and dear friend: Andrew Boothby. Scott Wichmann graciously offered to share this thoughtful tribute to Andy: “Andy was truly larger than life. It… Read More »

Quill Theatre is proud to announce the cast and crew for RED VELVET

By | November 11, 2018

Quill Theatre is proud to announce the cast and crew for RED VELVET by Lolita Chakrabarti, which opens on January 18th, 2019! Check out our website for performance dates and times! https://www.quilltheatre.org/red-velvet/ SYNOPSIS: The year is 1833. Edmund Kean, the greatest Shakespearean actor of his age, collapses on stage while performing the lead in Othello.… Read More »

CAT Theatre announces the cast of Becky’s New Car

By | October 28, 2018

CAT Theatre announces the cast of Becky’s New Car, opening Friday, February 8, 2019 and running through Saturday, February 23. Becky Foster — Kerrigan Sullivan Joe Foster — Scott Bergman Chris Foster — Jimmy Mello Walter Flood — Mark Atkinson Kensington (Kenni) Flood – Maura Mazurowski Steve – Daryl Scruggs Ginger – Tricia Hawn Becky’s New Car is… Read More »

RPAA presents: Legends on Grace

By | September 30, 2018

RPAA presents: Legends on Grace They are considered legends of Richmond theatre stages, often sharing the songs and musings of the music and theatre legends of yesteryear.  Join us for this special series of nostalgic and contemporary performance in an intimate, Cabaret-like setting. Our first performance of the season features Scott Wichmann in LET ME BE… Read More »

Firehouse Forum returns

By | September 9, 2018

Fall FORUM Seminars in partnership with the Virginia Commonwealth Society HEALTHCARE as COMEDY + HEALTHCARE as TRAGEDY The debate about healthcare in the U.S. continues unabated more than 8 years after the Affordable Care Act was signed. Firehouse Theatre’s FORUM explores aspects of the healthcare system in relation to two of our productions this fall,… Read More »

AUDITIONS: The Illuminated Stage announces auditions for “A Christmas Memory”

By | August 12, 2018

AUDITIONS: The Illuminated Stage, a new professional theatre company based in the Tri-cities, announces auditions for “A Christmas Memory”. The Illuminated Stage at the Beacon Theater in Hopewell, Virginia Written by Duane Poole, Music by Larry Grossman, Lyrics by Carol Hall Directed by Julie Fulcher-Davis, Musical Direction by Tony Williams Based on the classic short… Read More »

The Theatre Artist Fund of Greater Richmond

By | August 12, 2018

The Theatre Artist Fund of Greater Richmond (TAFGR) helps those in the Richmond theatre community who fall on the hardest of times, whether due to illness, injury or extenuating circumstances. When you help by providing emergency financial assistance, you will receive an RVA THEATRE sticker that proudly indicates your support of our theatre community. All… Read More »

The Cultural Arts Center Glen Allen Season Information

By | July 15, 2018

Single tickets are now on sale for our 2018-2019 Performance Season at The Cultural Arts Center! Live music, theatre and dance! Visit https://bit.ly/28SD7Hw or call 804-261-ARTS today to claim your seats. Tickets start at $12 for select shows. Full schedule below… CENTER SEASON: The Kingston Trio – 9/19/18, 7pm | $42 Sleeping Beauty – 10/13/18, 11am and… Read More »