Category Archives: Announcements

Long Story Short Productions Presents “A Stinky Story”

By | May 22, 2022

Come on out and see our Spring Shorty Show, A Stinky Story – LSS Productions!!! A Stinky Story is a lovely and timely story of love and acceptance, told with Bruce’s amazing wit and a twist of Bran’s imagination! Come along and listen to our narrator’s stinky story of a perfectly proper Princess becoming fascinated… Read More »

RPAA’s Annual Gala is June 16! Join Us for Alternate Routes: A Night in Nashville!

By | May 22, 2022

Did you hear?! RPAA is throwing a NASH BASH! Tickets are ON SALE NOW for RPAA’s biggest event of the year. Join us on June 16th for Alternate Routes: A Night in Nashville (The Music City). This fully-curated food and entertainment experience features a moveable feast, live performances and activities by local artists and arts organizations throughout the venues… Read More »

Virginia Rep Completes Staffing for New Artistic Leadership Model

By | May 22, 2022

Rick Hammerly, Desirée Roots, and Todd D. Norris Following a national search, Virginia Repertory Theatre welcomes new artistic directors, Rick Hammerly, Desirée Roots, and Todd D. Norris, who will steer all artistic aspects of Central Virginia’s flagship professional theatre, according to William H. Carter, Chair-Elect of the Board and Chair of the Selection Committee. “In addition to the… Read More »

2022 Richmond Shakespeare Festival is coming!

By | May 15, 2022

TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE!!! The 2022 Richmond Shakespeare Festival is coming! Be sure to check out these two great comedies! THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR by William Shakespeare June 2nd – June 26th SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER by Oliver Goldsmith July 7th – July 31st Shows run Thursday thru Sunday at 7:30 pm at… Read More »

Love/Sick Opens at Swift Creek

By | May 15, 2022

Author John Cariani, whose Almost, Maine wowed our audiences in 2016, has written what he calls “Almost, Maine’s darker cousin” – nine love stories told by four actors with the same level of witty humor, but with twists that make the scenes funny in a darker way. This author’s take on love and relationships is… Read More »

Gala Benefit Concert featuring Cassadee Pope On Sale Now!

By | May 15, 2022

Purchase your tickets to see CASSADEE POPE – RPAA’s 2022 Alternate Routes: A Night in Nashville annual gala* and benefit concert headlining artist! Cassadee Pope is a GRAMMY-nominated, Platinum-certified singer-songwriter who recently released her ninth career album, THRIVE, on October 15, 2021. The album’s first single, “What The Stars See,” was co-written by Cassadee and features Karen Fairchild (Little… Read More »

Firehouse produces U.S. premiere of Ronan Carr’s THE BARBER OF MOVILLE

By | May 15, 2022

Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce that it will produce the U.S. premiere of Ronan Carr’s play THE BARBER OF MOVILLE for a limited run from June 23 thru July 17, 2022. Carr’s darkly humorous and enormously powerful THE BARBER OF MOVILLE begins with Molly and Dommo closing up their barbershop in Derry City, Ireland… Read More »

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre presents FIREFLIES

By | May 8, 2022

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre presents FIREFLIES by Matthew Barber on June 10-12, 17-19 at HATTheatre (1124 Westbriar Road, Richmond). Retired schoolteacher Eleanor Bannister lives a quiet life alone in tiny Groverdell, Texas, set in her routines and secure in her position as the town’s most respected woman – until a hole in her roof draws the… Read More »

BOOTYCANDY – The Basement

By | May 1, 2022

BOOTYCANDY by Robert O’Hara directed by Deejay Gray & Katrinah Carol Lewis May 19 – June 11 at The Basement “Smart, searing, and sensationally funny.” – The New York Times Sutter is on an outrageous odyssey through his childhood home, his church, dive bars, motel rooms, and even nursing homes. Playwright Robert O’Hara weaves together… Read More »

The World Premiere of Bonnie and Claire

By | April 24, 2022

Next at Hanover Tavern Casting is complete, and we are excited to announce that Melissa Johnston Price will play Bonnie, Jan Guarino will play Claire, and Sydnee Graves will play Zoe. Jan Powell will direct. GET TICKETS HERE! Local playwright Bo Wilson — who penned some of our most popular shows at Hanover Tavern, including The Charitable Sisterhood hits — gives us this funny and heartwarming story about two sisters… Read More »

In Memory of RTP Co-Founder Michael Gooding

By | April 17, 2022

It is with a heavy heart that we report the passing of RTP co-founder Michael Gooding on Saturday, April 9, after a long period in hospice. Michael leaves behind his long-time partner Stephen Lam, a large loving family and a lifetime of laughter — as well as a theatrical legacy in Richmond Triangle Players. Triangle… Read More »

Bonnie and Claire Opens May 13 at Hanover Tavern!

By | April 3, 2022

Tickets are on Sale Now for this World Premiere! Two years ago, Virginia Rep was preparing to start rehearsals for Bo Wilson’s new play, Bonnie and Claire, when the Pandemic hit. We caught up with him this week and discovered that he is giddy with excitement to start this process all over again. Best known to Hanover… Read More »

WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? – Firehouse Theatre

By | December 19, 2021

WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? by Edward Albee directed by Sharon Ott with Tawnya Pettiford-Wates as Martha and David Emerson Toney as George coming in June/July 2022 Best way to guarantee tickets is with Midseason Membership @ https://midseason-28.eventbrite.com Info @ https://www.firehousetheatre.org/who-s-afraid-of-virginia…