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Celebrating Black History Month Through ART!
Crossroads Art Center
1/27

Sponsored by Baxter and Elaine Perkinson Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an Exhibition for African American Artists sponsored by Baxter and...

RVA West End , Free
Library of Virginia Exhibition | 200 Years, 200 Stories
Library of Virginia
1/27 9am

The Library of Virginia, one of the oldest state libraries and archives in the nation, will mark its bicentennial in 2023 with a free exhibition — 200 Years,...

RVA Downtown , Free
Raoul Dufy: Drawn to Royal Ascot
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
1/27 10am

Featuring more than two dozen works on paper by the important Fauvist painter and quintessential artist of vibrant outdoor social events, this delightful...

RVA Arts District , Free
Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
1/27 10am

Storied Strings: The Guitar in American Art is the first exhibition to explore the instrument’s symbolism in American art from the early 19th century to the...

RVA Arts District , $
Anne Savedge MOVIN' Art Gallery Show
Perkinson Center for the Arts & Education
1/27 11am

Movin' Work by Anne Savedge Artists’ Statement I have been photographing people involved in dance, and other movement through space, for a number of...

Chesterfield , Free
A Soldier's Play
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
1/27 8pm

1982 Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama. In a segregated Louisiana army camp in 1944, the murder of a rancorous Black sergeant stirs deep-seated animosity and...

Chesterfield , $$
Belltower Pictures and Oakwood Arts Saturday Workshops
Oakwood Arts + P35
1/28 10am

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR ONE OR ALL FIVE WORKSHOPS $35 per workshop (includes lunch) This Saturday, January 28th, the “How to Make a Documentary Film”...

RVA East End , $
ComedySportz
CSz Richmond
1/28 6pm

ComedySportz is improvisational comedy played as a sport, with two teams and a referee taking suggestions from the loyal fans and creating scenes, games and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
ComedySportz
CSz Richmond
1/28 7pm

ComedySportz is improvisational comedy played as a sport, with two teams and a referee taking suggestions from the loyal fans and creating scenes, games and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
The debut of the Coalition's first ever sketch comedy houseteams!
1/28 7pm

Witness the cataclysmic debut of the Coalition's first ever sketch comedy houseteams: Egg Group and Anarchy Barn! These two teams have prepared a fresh show...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $
Commonwealth Concert Opera presents IL Trovatore
1/28 8pm

Jealousy. Vengeance. Forbidden love. “Il Trovatore,” Verdi’s melodrama set in 16th century Spain, has it all for the “perfect” opera night out with one...

RVA The Fan , $
The debut of the Coalition's first ever sketch comedy houseteams!
1/28 9pm

Witness the cataclysmic debut of the Coalition's first ever sketch comedy houseteams: Egg Group and Anarchy Barn! These two teams have prepared a fresh show...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $
Late Night Laughs
CSz Richmond
1/28 10pm

Late night improv comedy for adults. The host and improvisers use suggestions from the audience and walk the fine line for your enjoyment. Leave the kids and...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Commonwealth Concert Opera presents IL Trovatore
1/29 8pm

Jealousy. Vengeance. Forbidden love. “Il Trovatore,” Verdi’s melodrama set in 16th century Spain, has it all for the “perfect” opera night out with one...

RVA Arts District , $
StageCraft
SPARC - Youth Performing Arts
1/31 4:30pm

Kick off of SPARC's pilot program for students interested in technical theatre and want to be a part of our year-long crew; Registration required;...

RVA West End , Prices Vary
COMMONWEALTH CONCERT OPERA on Shockoe Sessions Live!
1/31 7:30pm

Jealousy. Vengeance. Forbidden love. “Il Trovatore,” Verdi’s melodrama set in 16th century Spain, has it all for the “perfect” opera night out with one...

RVA Downtown , $
March All-Media Show Call for Entries
Crossroads Art Center
2/1

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the March 2023 All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work...

RVA West End , $
First Fridays Art Walk
RVA First Fridays
2/3 5pm

Join us for the Downtown Neighborhood's monthly art walk! Galleries, shops, restaurants, non-profits, and more open their doors in celebration of art and...

RVA Arts District , Free
Storm The Gates
Art180
2/3 5pm

ART 180 kicks off its 25th anniversary year with a new exhibition in collaboration with All City Art Club and Supply. Storm the Gates is a gallery takeover...

RVA Arts District , Free
First Friday at ICA VCU: Nadah el Shazly
Institute for Contemporary Art
2/3 7pm

Join us for a musical performance by Nadah el Shazly, a producer, vocalist and sound artist from Cairo, Egypt. Her debut album “Ahwar” radically reinvents...

RVA Arts District , Free
Babe & Friends
CSz Richmond
2/3 8pm

Hold the phones and your hearts...Valentine's Day came early this month! BABE is returning to the stage after their holiday hibernation, reformed and already...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Galentines Day - Ladies Night Comedy Show presented by Pearl St Comedy
2/3 8:30pm

The Perkinson Center and Pearl St Comedy are proud to present "Galentines Day", a Ladies Night comedy special! Join us at 8:30pm for comedians Apple Brown...

Chesterfield , $
1st Saturday Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
2/4 7pm

This is a ballroom dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, Inc., an organization that promotes ballroom dancing in over 140 chapters across the...

Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $
Mending Walls - The Documentary
Crossroads Art Center
2/5 1pm

Sunday, February 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th 1pm – 3pm Join Crossroads For Black History Month, Crossroads Art Center opens a special exhibit from local...

RVA West End , Free
Open Mic Night
CSz Richmond
2/6 7:30pm

Stand-Up Open Mic. Sign ups start at 7:30pm, sets will begin at 8pm. Join us! No cover. Questions? Info@cszrva.com

Henrico, RVA West End , $