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Saturday, March 30

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
RVA East End , Free

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Exhibition Program is proud to present TTYL an exhibition of new sculptures by Braxton Congrove. TTYL is on view...

Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
RVA East End , $

Download the tour and take it on your own time! This hour-long, two-mile audio tour will guide you along the streets of Church Hill and Tobacco Row while...

Wandering WordsWomen Writers Retreat
$$

Join us for the inaugural Wandering WordsWomen Writers Retreat, with pre-retreat workshops on Friday. Come together with other women writers who find...

"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Recent estimates place the number of foreign-born Virginians at just under one million, or about one in every eight people in the state. The composite...

Blood is the Same
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Awer Bul arrived in Virginia as a refugee of the civil war in Sudan. In 2007, he won a grant while studying at Virginia Commonwealth University to return to...

The Art of Play
9am
Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $

The Art of Play promises moments of joy, whimsy and enchantment as Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden comes alive with art that explores how playful interactions...

 Monumental Youth
10am
RVA The Fan , $

This exhibit collects the designs of Richmond region high school students for the next monument on Monument Avenue. The narratives, sketches, and sculptures...

Carlton Newton: Drawings for Sculpture
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

In his third solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Newton presents a series of Sumi ink drawings on paper, alongside sculptures constructed from stainless...

For Art's Sake presents: Inside Out/Outside In
10am
Henrico , Free

Stop by and view the works of local emerging artists Renee Gleason and Lois Shipley. Lois enjoys painting landscapes. Renee enjoys painting interiors....

Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
RVA The Fan , $

This unprecedented exhibition brings together original large-scale artwork created by Virginia-based artists with historical objects, books, letters,...

Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period. Focusing on his mastery of print work,...

JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

The distinguished life of John Marshall, the nation’s fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court, parallels the unfolding of the American experiment in...

MERENDA CECELIA - Retooled Stories and Hallowed Hulls
10am
RVA Southside , Free

The Gallery@Nest is Proud to Present MERENDA CECELIA Retooled Stories and Hallowed Hulls. Join us for the opening reception on Saturday, March 23rd from...

March 2019 Art Exhibits
10am
RVA Downtown , Free

March 2019 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, March 1, 2019, through Tuesday April 2, 2019: Gellman...

March-April Exhibits at Crossroads Art Center
10am
Henrico , Free

Crossroads Art Center exhibits the work of emerging and established mid-Atlantic artists and promotes awareness and understanding of art forms, from crafts...

Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary

A new exhibition debuting at the Valentine will conceptually reimagine Richmond’s historic Monument Avenue. Opening at the Valentine on February 14, this...

Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

Washington D.C. artist Andrei Kushnir has recorded the history of the Shenandoah Valley through a series of paintings that capture the extraordinary beauty...

Patrick Berran: In Sunshine
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

In his first solo exhibition with Reynolds Gallery, Patrick Berran presents a group of acrylic paintings on panel and several works on paper. Berran explores...

The Art of Freedom Exhibition
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

There are many ways to convey the meaning of freedom. This exhibition explores freedom through the eyes of Virginia-born and Virginia-based artists. And as...

Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) Meeting
10:30am
RVA Downtown , Free

Regular Membership Meeting: Greater Richmond, VA, Chapter, AAHGS

Pinocchio
10:30am, 2pm
Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan

PINOCCHIO March 29 - May 5, 2019 Virginia Rep’s Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn Written by Bruce Craig Miller Developed by Virginia Rep Approximately...

The Reader's Friend Book Store
10:30am
Hopewell , Free

The Reader's Friend Book Store offers gently used books, cds, and dvds for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit all ARLS libraries.

March - April Exhibits @ Art Works
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free

See 6 new exhibits and 75 artist studios. Free admission Tuesdays - Sundays 12 - 6 pm. The exhibits continue through April 20, 2019. Exhibits Include: OK...

Radius 250 Exhibition
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

Selected works have been juried by Eric Walton, the Director of Walton Gallery, Inc., his family owned art gallery located in Petersburg, Virginia....

RVA Origami
1pm
RVA Southside , Free

RVA Origami folding meetup! All skill levels welcome. Basic supplies provided and no registration is required.

3 Penny Theatre presents "Molly Sweeney" by Brian Friel
2pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

In “MOLLY SWEENEY” Brian Friel, Ireland’s master storyteller (Dancing at Lughnasa, Translations, Philadelphia, Here I Come) has devised a riveting...

Branch House Tours: The House That Branch Built
2pm
RVA The Fan , $

Join The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design for an architectural tour of its historic home, the Branch House. See rooms rarely opened to the public and...

Broadway Bound
2pm, 8pm

BROADWAY BOUND March 15- April 20, 2019 Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Hanover Tavern The third installment of Neil Simon’s autobiographical...

Confetti Community Conversations: The Art of Freedom, Meet the Artists
2pm
Free

The "Art of Freedom" gives us an opportunity to hear from some of Virginia's finest! The community is invited for engaging, interactive, and enlightening...

Dr. Scarlett Heinbuch Signing
2pm
RVA West End , Free

Come hear an out-of-this-world love story how two strangers met on the other side when one of them was dying by Richmond author, Dr. Scarlett Heinbuch ...

Gellman Room Concert: "Vivaldi's Variety"
2pm
RVA Downtown , Free

"Vivaldi's Variety--Concertos, Sonatas, and Vocal Music by the Red Priest of Venice" presented by Jefferson Baroque

Lego Club
2pm
RVA East End , Free

We provide the Legos- you design the build. Come create with us. Ages 5 and up with adult.

Pinocchio
2pm
Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan

PINOCCHIO March 29 - May 5, 2019 Virginia Rep’s Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn Written by Bruce Craig Miller Developed by Virginia Rep Approximately...

The Book of Mormon
2pm, 8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

The New York Times calls it "the best musical of this century." The Washington Post says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals."...

La Pasion de Poe
3pm, 7:30pm
Henrico , $

The Latin Ballet of Virginia is honored to partner with The Edgar Allan Poe Museum, which houses the world’s finest Poe collection. Their mission is to...

SHORTS
4pm, 7:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

A poignant and thought provoking program of short plays woven with contemporary dance in K Dance's unique and unconventional style of storytelling. Directed...

Spectrum Open House
5pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Spectrum Richmond's Theatre Program for Queer Youth Open House Saturday, March 30, 2019 5-6pm at SPARC Join us for an introduction to the newly...

Richmond Ballet's Studio Two
6:30pm, 8:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$, Prices Vary

FIGURE IN THE DISTANCE(MATTINGLY/ GLASS) Tom Mattingly returns to bring his choreographic contribution to last season’s New Works Festival fully to life....

3 Penny Theatre presents "Molly Sweeney" by Brian Friel
7pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

In “MOLLY SWEENEY” Brian Friel, Ireland’s master storyteller (Dancing at Lughnasa, Translations, Philadelphia, Here I Come) has devised a riveting...

ComedySportz Improv
7pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

IMPROV COMEDY PLAYED AS A SPORT. FOR EVERYONE. ComedySportz® is fun, fast-paced, competitive improvisational comedy that's perfect for date night, party...

La Pasion de Poe
7:30pm
Henrico , $

The Latin Ballet of Virginia is honored to partner with The Edgar Allan Poe Museum, which houses the world’s finest Poe collection. Their mission is to...

SHORTS
7:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

A poignant and thought provoking program of short plays woven with contemporary dance in K Dance's unique and unconventional style of storytelling. Directed...

Bright Star
8pm
Colonial Heights , Prices Vary

Inspired by a real event and featuring a Grammy-nominated bluegrass score, Broadway’s “Bright Star” tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against...

Broadway Bound
8pm

BROADWAY BOUND March 15- April 20, 2019 Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Hanover Tavern The third installment of Neil Simon’s autobiographical...

The Book of Mormon
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

The New York Times calls it "the best musical of this century." The Washington Post says, "It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals."...

The Yardbirds
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$$

GODFREY TOWNSEND is the new guitarist for the Yardbirds. A favorite in the Classic Rock World, Godfrey has played with a range of greats from John Entwistle...

Women's Theatre Festival: BAD DATES
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Prices Vary

The Women’s Theatre Festival aims to celebrate Richmond female theatre artists and bring to the stage stories of women overcoming strife, finding their...

Richmond Ballet's Studio Two
8:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$, Prices Vary

FIGURE IN THE DISTANCE(MATTINGLY/ GLASS) Tom Mattingly returns to bring his choreographic contribution to last season’s New Works Festival fully to life....

CSz Richmond: Solo Cup
9:30pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $

The individual improv competition for the late night night crowd! Four improvisers and a host bring you your favorite games in a short form improv...

Saturday, March 30