CRIMES OF THE HEART
Written by Beth Henley
DIRECTION BY STEVE PERIGARD
Auditions will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 6:00-11:00 p.m.
At Theatre Gym in Virginia Rep Center (114 W. Broad Street, Richmond VA, 23220)
Auditions are by appointment only.
To request an appointment:
Virginia Rep is thrilled to be a part of a series of American Sign Language interpreted performances presented by the Richmond Virginia Theatre Alliance (RVATA) through a generous grant from CultureWorks.
Performances include Virginia Rep’s March 2 matinee of A Raisin in the Sun at the November Theatre, as well as select dates of
Heritage Ensemble Theatre Company’s A Free Man of Color
Quill Theatre’s Romeo and Juliet
Swift Creek Mill Theatre’s Dames at Sea.
A free ticket will be provided to the Deaf patron and one guest. Additional tickets are available (see the press release PDF).
Contact Jacquie O’Connor for reservations and additional information at Jacquiemoconnor@gmail.com
The Richmond Theatre Alliance is a group of professional theatres who are dedicated to Read more
WEST SIDE STORY
Book by Arthur Laurents
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
DIRECTION BY NATHANIEL SHAW
CHOREOGRAPHY BY MATTHEW COUVILLON
MUSICAL DIRECTION BY ANTHONY SMITH
WEST SIDE STORY is the musical tale of star-crossed lovers, Tony and Maria, kept apart by prejudice and warring gangs on the streets of New York City. This classic retelling of Romeo and Juliet is a love affair for the ages and remains as powerful as ever.
Rehearsals for this Signature Season production begin May 22, 2018 for a performance run of June 22, 2018 – July 29, 2018* at Virginia Rep’s November Theatre.
- NOTE: An extension through August 5, 2018 is likely. All cast members will be required to participate in these additional performances.
Living on Stage: an organic approach to the art and craft of acting
Taught by Rusty Wilson
Cadence Theatre Company in partnership with Virginia Rep is pleased to announce this continued adult training program.
Minimum: 8 students | Maximum: 16 students
This class introduces students of all levels to an organic, step-by-step approach to the art and craft of acting. Through a structured sequence of stage tasks, stories, improvisations, and Read more
PINKALICIOUS! THE MUSICAL
Book by Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann
Music by John Gregor
Lyrics by John Gregor, Elizabeth Kann, & Victoria Kann
DIRECTION BY LESLIE OWENS-HARRINGTON
MUSICAL DIRECTION BY BILLY DYE
Auditions are by appointment only. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to request an appointment.
Include PINKALICIOUS – AUDITION REQUEST in the subject line.
Auditions will be held Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 6-10 p.m. at the Virginia Rep’s Children’s Theatre at the Shops at Willow Lawn.
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PBS this Month
American Masters Documentary:
Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart
Just ahead of the opening of Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun as part of our Signature Season, PBS presents the new feature-length documentary, Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart, which examines Hansberry’s life and work using a remarkable collection of archival footage, home movies, rare photos and unpublished documents.
From growing up in the segregated city of Chicago in the 1930s, to her work as a radical journalist in Harlem in the 1950s — which brought her to the attention of J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI — to the moment when she directly confronted Read more