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Thursday, April 15

Call for Entries - May 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

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

$
Virtual Event
Encore! Literary Panel Discussion: BALANCING ACT: Striking a Balance Between Your Writing Goals and Real World Pressures
James River Writers

Lets face it, trying to find the balance between the real world while working towards your dream of writing and finishing your book can seem daunting. But it...

Prices Vary, $
Encore! Literary Panel Discussion: THE BOOK ENTREPRENEUR: Getting the Business Side of Your Writing Career Right!
James River Writers

Did you know that most indie authors spend more time on their book business than writing? How do you get seen? Should you form a company? How active on...

Prices Vary, $
FAME, THE MUSICAL
Modlin Center for the Arts

Conceived and Developed by David DeSilva Book by Jose Fernandez Lyrics by Jacques Levy Music by Steve Margoshes Title Song “FAME” written by Dean Pitchford &...

Free
Virtual Event
StoryWalk® @ West End Branch Library: Spring is Here!
Richmond Public Library

Stop by the West End Branch Library for our latest StoryWalk®. Start on the patio and follow the pages in the windows until you reach the rear entrance to...

RVA West End , Free
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Visit Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden for the celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and...

Henrico , $
Image by Tom Hennessy
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience 50 acres of cultivated gardens, woodland paths and wild spaces along with the interconnectedness of people, plants and water. Restore yourself...

Henrico , $
Virginia JAZZ: The Early Years Exhibition
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years is a cultural feast of musical artists from Virginia who, from the early 1900s to the mid-1960s, played critical roles in...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $
LIVE Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us LIVE via Zoom for an interactive storytime for ages 2-5. After registration, you will receive a Zoom link for the event.

Free
Virtual Event
Danny Trent
Art Works Gallery
12pm

These new exhibits continue through April 17, 2021: The Things We Say When We Break the Line by Inge Strack and Danny Trent Inge Strack is a German born,...

RVA Southside , Free
LEGO Club
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us on Zoom to listen to a fun story and build a lego creation based on that story. Join a second Zoom call to show off your final creation!

Free
Virtual Event
Paper Gizmos: Paper that moves! Virtual program with Oakwood Arts
Oakwood Arts + P35
4:30pm

PAPER GIZMOS April 1st - April 29, 2021. Thursdays, 4:30-6:00 pm Learn more + sign up: https://oakwoodarts.org/papergizmos New program alert! Learn all...

Free, $
Virtual Event
part of the show poster, an illustration of two people dressed in traditional commedia costumes
VCUarts Theatre, VCUarts Theatre
5pm

THE DENTIST by Terry Glaser Directed by Jeff Darland Performances April 8th – April 16th, 2021 Tickets are free and require a registration. Love,...

RVA The Fan , Free
WEINSTEIN AUTHOR SERIES VIRTUAL EVENT: KIM ROBERTS  By Broad Potomac’s Shore: Great Poems from the Early Days of Our Nation’s Capital
Library of Virginia
6pm

To celebrate April as Poetry Month, please join us online for a talk by poet, literary historian, and editor Kim Roberts on her book By Broad Potomac’s...

Free
Virtual Event
Fires in the Mirror
7:30pm

FIRES IN THE MIRROR by Anna Deavere Smith directed by Katrinah Carol Lewis performed by Jamar Jones Fri March 26-Sun April 25, 2021 The full title of...

RVA The Fan , $

Thursday, April 15