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May 2017
$30

THOMAS PANDOLFI

May 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - May 17, 2018 @ 9:00 pm

An enchanting evening of piano with international sensation Thomas Pandolfi! American pianist Thomas Pandolfi is an exciting virtuoso who, with each passing season, is becoming more and more sought after by audiences worldwide, and showered with superlatives by critics for his passionate artistry and amazing technique.

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$10

Our Hearts On Our Sleeves

May 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - January 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Our Hearts On Our Sleeves Daily, Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 28, 2017 – January 28, 2018 The fashion and fiber arts play an important role in Richmond’s creative community, enlivening Richmond’s streets, shops, galleries, museums, and performance spaces. Drawing on the Valentine’s extensive collection of historic and contemporary costume and textiles, this exhibition celebrates Richmond’s devotion to creative expression. IMAGE: Hat, 1952, Gift of Sara Sue Sherrill Waldbauer, V.73.333.37

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July 2017
$10

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond

July 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond Daily, Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 27, 2017 – April 15, 2018 There are approximately 100,000 Latinos in the Richmond metropolitan area who represent a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. As Latinos immigrate to Richmond, they establish permanent ties to their new home and begin to transform its culture. Through interviews, objects and images, this exhibition documents the region’s diverse Latino experience. IMAGE: La Sabrosita Bakery staff (Steven Casanova, 2017)

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September 2017
$10

Virginia Jazz: The Early Years

September 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Virginia Jazz: The Early Years Daily, Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. September 19, 2017 – April 30, 2018 This exhibition created by Richmond Jazz Society illuminates Virginians who made significant contributions to the development of Jazz as an American art form – from the early rhythms of the music’s birth at the turn of the 20th century to the multi-faceted vibrations leading to the music’s modern sound. IMAGE: Johnson’s Happy Pals, Richmond Jazz Society Archives

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November 2017

Kathy Rivera – Featured Artist

November 9 @ 8:00 am - December 31 @ 5:00 pm

Kathy Rivera–Featured Artist Swift Creek Mill Theatre is pleased to present Kathy Riveraas our Featured Artist during the production of The Andrews Brothersrunning November 11th,2017through December 31st, 2017. All are welcome to enjoy Kathy’sworkin The Mill Room during dinner/lunch or during intermission of each performance. Kathy’sArtistStory~ Kathy Quesnel Rivera graduated MadisonCollege with a BS in art education in 1971. Shetaught 1 year and left teaching for the businessworld. Through the mid-’70s, she restored oilpaintings and cleaned antique prints in a…

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Free - $20

Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China

November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - March 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

First discovered in 1974 by farmers in China, an underground army of nearly 8,000 life-size terracotta figures is known as one of the greatest archaeological finds of the 20th century. This exhibition also features arms and armor, horse and chariot fittings, ritual bronze vessels, works in gold and silver, jade ornaments, precious jewelry, and ceramics. Gathered from fourteen museums and archaeological institutes across Shaanxi Province, China, the works provide insights into Qin history, the creation of a unified China, the…

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Free

A Material World Photographs of the 1980s from the Richmond Times-Dispatch

November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - March 4, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

From hair to defense budgets, shoulder pads to tax cuts, the 1980s were BIG. After a defeat in war, disillusionment, advances in civil rights in the 1950s and 1960s, and disco, Americans became status seekers and shopaholics—the “Me Generation” was born and Madonna’s “Material Girl” was their anthem. The Eighties are remembered by many as a time of excess and extremes. But this materialism was not embraced or experienced by all Americans, and many pushed the boundaries of what was…

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$5 - $13

Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights

November 24, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - January 8, 2018 @ 10:00 pm

Nov. 24, 2017 – January 8, 2018 (Closed Dec. 24 & 25) Nightly 5 – 10 p.m. A holiday tradition featuring more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains, holiday dinners, firepit with s’mores and hot chocolate (for purchase); nightly family activities & more. The region’s ultimate holiday extravaganza! The 2017-2018 theme is Naturally Ever After: Stories in Lights A “rain or shine” event; only closed for extreme weather. Tickets are not date specific and may be purchased…

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December 2017
Free

Calabash Lessons

December 6, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - February 28, 2018 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for our monthly series of Calabash Lessons. We will enlighten, edutain, and share cultural stories with the community. Dance, sing, and learn lessons of tradition produced and performed by the members of Taaluma Arts and Education Academy. Show dates: December 6th, January 31st and February 28th.

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$20

Mary C. Brown and the Hollywood Sign

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - December 16 @ 11:00 pm

A Dory Previn cabaret musical revue from her ’70s cult classic concept album that conjures the Hollywood we know and love — sublime and grotesque.

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$10

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

December 14 @ 7:00 pm - December 17 @ 3:00 pm

This Christmas enjoy a timeless tale of joy and goodwill, with classic Irving Berlin songs, top it off with glorious dancing and lots of snow and come see IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS!  It’s a must-see classic! IRVING BERLIN’S WHITE CHRISTMAS is a musical that tells the story of a song-and-dance team putting on a show in a magical Vermont inn and falling for a stunning sister act in the process. Full of dancing, laughter and some of the greatest songs!  Give everyone the…

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$40

A JOHN WATERS CHRISTMAS: Live at The Byrd Theatre

December 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

John Waters — legendary filmmaker (Female Trouble, Hairspray, Serial Mom), raconteur and author of bestselling books — returns to Richmond for A JOHN WATERS CHRISTMAS. Live performance at The Byrd Theatre. Wednesday, December 20, 2017. Doors 6:30 PM. Show 8:00 PM. In the spirit of the season, Waters’s celebration of Christmas cheer and horror will be a fundraiser for two terrific Richmond arts nonprofits: The Byrd Theatre & Foundation and WRIR 97.3 fm Richmond Independent Radio! $40 pre-sale, $50 at…

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January 2018
$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 20, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 25, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 26, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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$15 - $40

To Damascus

January 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Richmond composer Walter Braxton’s world premiere of his lush new American opera explores the rituals we practice to reconcile the sacred and the profane and ease the noise between our angels and demons. Purchase tickets @ https://todamascus.brownpapertickets.com/

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April 2018
Free

ICA Grand Opening Block Party

April 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The ICA Grand Opening Block Party is on the way! Mark your calendars for the grand opening of the Institute for Contemporary Art at VCU on April 21, 2018. Come celebrate the opening of this landmark institution and discover contemporary art from around the world at an exciting, family-friendly festival in the heart of downtown Richmond. Our free Block Party will feature: Outdoor stage with bands Artmaking activities Food trucks The public opening of our inaugural exhibition, Declaration Special programming…

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