Author Archives: Courtney

The Whistle Stop Sing Along

By | August 1, 2021

Celebrate ten years of the Whistle Stop Theatre Company by singing along to these original Whistle Stop hits performed by top artists. Follow the bouncing ball to belt out songs the whole family can enjoy. Watch for new Whistle Stop Sing Along videos on The Whistle Stop Theatre Company Facebook page or on www.WhistleStopTheatre.weebly.com August… Read More »

The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company presents Black Cowboys & Cowgirls!

By | August 1, 2021

Cowboy and cowgirl show anyone?? The Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company presents Black Cowboys & Cowgirls! We are bringing this to 3 cities near you! Starting with Hopewell. Written and directed by Margarette Joyner, produced by The Black Seed Grant. Join us as we take a look through the eyes of the African American men and… Read More »

AUDITIONS: Yes And Presents The Rocky Horror Picture Show Cover to Cover

By | August 1, 2021

Yes And Theatrical Co. is coming out of the gate with lots of exciting news to share. We hope you’ll take some time to visit our Facebook page and our new website at www.yesandrva.org. We wanted to make sure we dropped the most recent news here for the community: AUDITIONS! Check out the information in… Read More »

The Conciliation Lab Announces First Season: The Truth & The Lie

By | August 1, 2021

The Conciliation Lab, the new company formed from the merger of TheatreLAB and The Conciliation Project, announces their first season: “The Truth & The Lie.” Opening the season is THE NICETIES by Eleanor Burgess, directed by Co-Artistic Director, Dr. Tawnya Pettiford-Wates. “Zoe, a Black student at a liberal arts college, is called into her white… Read More »

Cadence Theatre Company /Virginia Repertory Theatre announce 2021-22 AUDITIONS!

By | August 1, 2021

Cadence Theatre Company /Virginia Repertory Theatreannounce 2021-22 AUDITIONS! We are now accepting video submissions from June 1st – August 15th, 2021.  For audition guidelines, please email TRAIN Program Director, Laine Satterfield, at lainesatterfield7@gmail.com. Students will be asked to record a short monologue and a 16-bar cut of a song (if singing). SECTIONS AVAILABLE, AGES 12 – 18. • MondayActing… Read More »

Equity Auditions for the 2021/22 Season – VA Rep

By | August 1, 2021

Equity Principal Auditions for the 2021/22 Season Video Submission Audition Only Seeking Equity performers for Virginia Rep’s Signature Season Please direct all questions to casting@virginiarep.org. No phone calls, please. Virginia Repertory Theatre is an equal opportunity employer. Performers of all ethnicities, races, gender identities,and abilities are strongly encouraged to audition. See the full listing for details:… Read More »

Firehouse Theatre launches first NFT collection of live performance

By | August 1, 2021

Firehouse Theatre has launched its first limited collection of NFTs (non-fungible tokens) on OpenSea.com. The collection includes curated/edited video clips from two of theatre’s world premiere solo works that were created and performed during the pandemic. Bidding for NFTs from the collection begins at 12p.m. EST on July 30, 2021 at https;//opensea.io/firehousetheatre. Firehouse’s Producing Artistic Director Joel… Read More »

Quill Theatre is looking for college aged actors with disabilities for an upcoming project in their in their 21/22 season

By | July 25, 2021

Quill Theatre is looking for college aged actors with disabilities for an upcoming project in their in their 21/22 season. Looking for a young looking male, early twenties, with CP. Also looking for a female wheelchair user. For more information, please contact artistic director, James Ricks at: James@QuillTheatre.org

NEW PERFORMANCES AT THE CULTURAL ARTS CENTER!

By | July 25, 2021

Tickets to the first half of The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen‘s Center Season will go on sale on Monday, July 26 at 9am. We are back in our indoor theater for select shows and will continue our popular outdoor matinees! Outdoor concerts are general admission with food & beverages for sale at the event. Bring… Read More »

Audition: “Winter Wonderettes” at Swift Creek Mill Theatre

By | July 25, 2021

Director Tom Width and Musical Director Paul Deiss are casting for “Winter Wonderettes”, running November 18 – January 1, at Swift Creek Mill Theatre. Auditions will be Sunday, August 8, 2-5 P.M., by appointment. If your work is well-known to Tom and/or Paul, please express your interest and you can just come to callbacks on… Read More »

Updates on 5th Wall Theatre Artistic Director Carol Androski Piersol

By | July 18, 2021

Our hearts go out to our incredible Artistic Director Carol Androski Piersol and her family as she recovers from brain surgery and moves into treatment for brain cancer. Please visit the link below for updates and information on ways you can help her and her family during this time. https://www.caringbridge.org/visit/carolandroskipiersol

Ella and Her Fella Frank is on stage now! VA Rep

By | July 18, 2021

Ella and Her Fella Frank is on stage now! By Bo WilsonBased on a concept by Randy Strawderman Now – September 12 The November Theatre, Marjorie Arenstein Stage GET TICKETS “Highlights of the evening (not counting being out at a live theater event) included Desirée Roots’ skillful and confident demonstration of Fitzgerald’s signature scatting technique on… Read More »

“The Pink Unicorn” Opens RTP’s 29th Season

By | July 18, 2021

Performances Begin in Just Two Weeks!Low Priced Previews July 28 and 29! Activists Come in Many Guises.Trisha Lee considers herself to be open-minded and accepting, that is, at least compared to the other mothers in her conservative hometown of Sparkton, Texas. But Trisha’s values are called into question when her teenager Jo comes out as genderqueer… Read More »

Richmond’s Firehouse Theatre produces world premiere of Chris Gavaler’s THE ZOMBIE LIFE

By | July 11, 2021

Firehouse Theatre continues its SEASON OF RENEWAL with a limited run of eight performances of Chris Gavaler’s THE ZOMBIE LIFE. The production begins performances on Wednesday, August 18 and closes on Sunday, August 29. THE ZOMBIE LIFE is performed as a self-help seminar for humans seeking conversion, conducted by a therapist who offers a unique… Read More »

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Celebrates Reopening with 2021-22 Season Announcement

By | July 11, 2021

Swift Creek Mill Theatre is announcing its 2021-2022 season, which kicks off September 11 with “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” by Joe DiPietro and Jimmy Roberts. The musical comedy was originally scheduled to open one week after the theatre temporarily closed its doors in March of 2020 at the onset of the global… Read More »