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Events

Thursday, May 13

"Inner Landscapes, Unfurling into Joy"
Bella Arte Gallery

Opening Reception April 16, Friday 6 pm with Art Talk by Lina Alattar on her new abstract works. This is our 1st show since lock down & knowing how important...

Chesterfield, Powhatan , Free
BRAND YOURSELF: An Encore! Master Class with Karen A. Chase
James River Writers

Every author needs an author-centered (not book-centered) marketing plan, regardless of how you publish, how many books you have, or in which genre. That...

Prices Vary, $$
Panel Discussion: Structural Integrity: Creating an Effective Framework for Writing Success
James River Writers

It doesn’t matter if you’re outlining or winging it, the ultimate structure of your work influences the pacing, the character arc, and your reader’s...

Prices Vary, $
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 , $
Exhibit - Beyond the Blue Pony
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
9am

On exhbit May 1 - June 30 at The Cultural Arts Center. Centered on the image of a blue horse seemingly dancing with joy, this exhibit focuses on the artist’s...

Henrico , Free
Serenity Show logo
9am

If you’re interested in making a room your own sanctuary, we have a gentle suggestion…place art on your walls that caresses your soul. To help create an...

Henrico , Free
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 , $
Day Trip
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Day Trip, a group exhibition featuring work by regional artists, Patrick Berran, James Busby, David...

RVA The Fan
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
April - May Exhibits @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
12pm

The plan for the Spring exhibits at Art Works is to go BIG and have fun. With that said, the APRIL 2021 BIG ALL MEDIA ART SHOW will be in the main gallery....

RVA Southside , Free
K Dance presents Yes! Dance Festival
K Dance
12pm

K Dance's 22nd annual YES! Dance Festival Kaye Weinstein Gary, Artistic Director Mon April 26, Tue April 27, Wed April 28 @ 7:30pm at Firehouse...

RVA The Fan , $
A CONVERSATION WITH JOSHUA D. ROTHMAN   The Ledger and the Chain: How Domestic Slave Traders Shaped America
Library of Virginia
6pm

Join Joshua Rothman, author of the stunning new book The Ledger and the Chain, and the Library of Virginia’s Gregg Kimball in a virtual discussion about the...

Free
Richmond Ballet
Richmond Ballet
6:30pm

Originally slated to appear in our April 2020 New Works Festival, Alvin Ailey-trained Levi Marsman makes his Richmond Ballet choreographic debut with a world...

RVA Downtown , $
Critical Tea with E. Patrick Johnson & Dr. Chaz
7pm

Dr. Chaz Antoine Barracks, Community-Engaged Scholar-in-Residence with the University of Richmond’s Bonner Center for Civic Engagement and creator of the...

Free
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 13