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Saturday, March 9

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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...

RVA East End , Free
CALL FOR ENTRIES - IN THE GARDEN
Crossroads Art Center

Online Submissions open until March 14, 2019. Crossroads Art Center and BuyRVAart.com announces an open call to artists working 2D art. Submissions must be...

Henrico , $
Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
Richmond Story House

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...

RVA East End , $
"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
Library of Virginia

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...

RVA Downtown , Free
Blood is the Same
9am

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...

RVA Downtown , Free
 Monumental Youth
10am
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design, The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design

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

RVA The Fan , $
Advance Macrame Wall Hangings
10am
Studio Two Three

In this workshop, you'll learn more advanced knots as well as how to add skirts and feathers to your macrame wall hangings to create more dimension and...

RVA Northside , $$
Call for Entries - March Juried All-Media Show
10am
Crossroads Art Center

Calling all artists! Submit your work to Crossroads Art Center's March Juried All-Media Show. Crossroads’s All-Media Shows are open to mid-Atlantic artists...

Henrico , Prices Vary
Carlton Newton: Drawings for Sculpture
10am
Reynolds Gallery

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

RVA The Fan , Free
Craftsmen’s Classics Spring Art & Craft Festival, Richmond, VA March 8–10th, 2019
10am

The 35th Annual Craftsmen’s Classic Spring Art & Craft Festival features original designs and work from hundreds of talented artists and craftspeople from...

Henrico , Prices Vary, $
Developing Richmond: Photographs from the Cook Studio
10am
The Valentine

When photographer George S. Cook relocated with his family to Richmond in 1880, he arrived in a city caught between the old and the new: Richmond bustled...

RVA Downtown , $
Family Storytime
10am
Richmond Public Library

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive story time! Story time aims to instill a love of reading with songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an...

RVA Southside , Free
For Art's Sake presents: Inside Out/Outside In
10am
For Art’s Sake Gallery

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

Henrico , Free
Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

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

RVA The Fan , $
Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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,...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

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

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi—“Egypt: Curbs and Tea Runners”
10am
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi

In her current show at Crossroads Art Center, Linda Hollett-Bazouzi shares her recent experiences in Cairo, Alexandria, and Al-Fayyum Oasis. The show is a...

Henrico, RVA West End , Free, Prices Vary
March 2019 Art Exhibits
10am
Richmond Public Library

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

RVA Downtown , Free
Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
The Valentine

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

RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary
Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
Virginia Museum of History & Culture

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

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Patrick Berran: In Sunshine
10am
Reynolds Gallery

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...

RVA The Fan , Free
The Art of Freedom Exhibition
10am
Black History Museum and Cultural Center

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...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , $
February - March Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
Art Works Gallery

See 6 new exhibits Tuesdays - Sundays, 12 PM - 6 PM. Free Admission. Exhibits include: ________________________________________ Where I've Been, Where...

RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Teen Scene: A Wrinkle in Time
12pm
Richmond Public Library

Join us as we watch A Wrinkle in Time. Popcorn while supplies last.

RVA Northside , Free
Teen Tech Week: Robotics Demonstration with RVA Robotics
12pm, 1pm, 6pm
Richmond Public Library

In celebration of Teen Tech Week 2019, join us for this special program with RVA Robotics! The team will hold a demonstration of competitive educational...

RVA Northside , Free
The Selfish Giant
12pm
Whistle Stop Theatre Company

The Whistle Stop Theatre Company presents, The Selfish Giant. Oscar Wilde's classic work of children's theatre is brought to life so that young and old alike...

Ashland , $
Excerpts from The Wizard of Oz Ballet
1pm
Stavna Ballet

Join Dorothy and her friends as they venture through Oz in this abreviated version of the full length ballet, presented by the Stavna Ballet

RVA East End , Free
Human Categorization by Helene Ruiz
1pm
Anne’s Visual Art Studio

The works in this series are about being outcast and made to feel different. In order to fit in any of the many "categories" society has forced us to all...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free
Teen Tech Week: Robotics Demonstration with RVA Robotics
1pm, 6pm
Richmond Public Library

In celebration of Teen Tech Week 2019, join us for this special program with RVA Robotics! The team will hold a demonstration of competitive educational...

RVA Northside , Free
Women of Revolutionary Courage - Storytelling w/ Denise Bennett
1:45pm
St. John's Church

Remember the Ladies! Women played many roles in the American Revolution: women of means provisioned the armies of both sides while many poorer women followed...

RVA Downtown , $
Beauty and the Beast
2pm, 7pm
The Phantom Players

The Phantom Players present this tale old as time Broadway musical based on the Disney classic cartoon. Contact info@thephantomplayers.com for more...

Chesterfield , $
LEGO Club
2pm
Richmond Public Library

Ages 5 join us for LEGO robotics, animation, and free building & play. Typically meets every second Saturday.

RVA Southside , Free
Richmond Catholic Theatre's Black Bottle Man by Craig Russell
2pm, 7pm
Richmond Catholic Theatre

Richmond Catholic Theatre presents, Black Bottle Man, by Craig Russell. Join us for a story centering on two homeless people, Gail and Rembrandt, who meet at...

RVA Southside , $
Celtic Angels
2:30pm, 7pm
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

Through their shared zeal and passion for Ireland’s musical traditions, this troupe enables audiences to experience the Real Ireland for the mere price of a...

Henrico , $
HUMBUG: THE GREAT P.T BARNUM SÉANCE
5pm, 8pm
Firehouse Theatre

It was a sold-out hit at the Peale Museum in Baltimore, and in Richmond this fall! Now Richmond audiences have A SECOND CHANCE to experience this unique...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Teen Tech Week: Robotics Demonstration with RVA Robotics
6pm
Richmond Public Library

In celebration of Teen Tech Week 2019, join us for this special program with RVA Robotics! The team will hold a demonstration of competitive educational...

RVA Northside , Free
Within Reach Auction 2019
6pm
Artspace

Artspace announces Within Reach 2019. The gallery’s fourth annual fundraising art auction opens Feb. 22 and ends with a gala event on Mar. 9 Richmond, Va.,...

RVA Southside , $
Beauty and the Beast
7pm
The Phantom Players

The Phantom Players present this tale old as time Broadway musical based on the Disney classic cartoon. Contact info@thephantomplayers.com for more...

Chesterfield , $
Celtic Angels
7pm
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen

Through their shared zeal and passion for Ireland’s musical traditions, this troupe enables audiences to experience the Real Ireland for the mere price of a...

Henrico , $
ComedySportz Improv
7pm
CSz Richmond

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

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Richmond Catholic Theatre's Black Bottle Man by Craig Russell
7pm
Richmond Catholic Theatre

Richmond Catholic Theatre presents, Black Bottle Man, by Craig Russell. Join us for a story centering on two homeless people, Gail and Rembrandt, who meet at...

RVA Southside , $
JFT presents "Rothschild and Sons"
7:30pm
Jeweler's Services, Inc.

With a score by Tony Award winners Sheldon Harnick and Jerry Bock (Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me), Rothschild & Sons tells the tale of the Rothschild...

Henrico , $
RVA Dances of Universal Peace
7:30pm

The Dances of Universal Peace are deepening, heart opening sacred movement practices or embodied prayers, rather than performances. Everyone is welcome! ...

RVA West End , Free
4 Queens
8pm
The Tin Pan

Known as the Ultimate Entertainer, Vivian Ross and Grainger Productions presents her new show, a salute to 4 Queens and More! Bringing her Las Vegas style,...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$
Appalachiana Group Tellico
8pm
Shady Grove Coffeehouse

On Saturday, March 9th, the Shady Grove Coffeehouse continues its eighteenth season with a concert by Americana virtuosos Tellico, a young, up-and-coming...

Hanover, Henrico , Free, $, Prices Vary
Debra Wagoner
8pm

Debra Wagoner in “Judy, Liza, and Me” is a musical extravaganza by Debra Wagoner that combines some of the best songs of Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli, plus...

Colonial Heights , $$
Every Brilliant Thing
8pm
Acts of Faith Festival, Acts of Faith Festival

For anyone whose life has been touched by depression in some way, Every Brilliant Thing allows us to laugh, love, and connect in a very honest way. This...

Henrico , $, Prices Vary
HUMBUG: THE GREAT P.T BARNUM SÉANCE
8pm
Firehouse Theatre

It was a sold-out hit at the Peale Museum in Baltimore, and in Richmond this fall! Now Richmond audiences have A SECOND CHANCE to experience this unique...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Pride and Prejudice
8pm
Quill Theatre

Mr. and Mrs. Bennet have five unmarried daughters, and the clock is ticking. When the wealthy bachelor Mr. Bingley arrives in town, Mrs. Bennet sees a...

RVA The Fan , $
Rachmaninoff 1 & Tchaikovsky 6
8pm
Richmond Symphony

Join the Richmond Symphony and featured pianist Adam Neiman for a night of outstanding music.

RVA Downtown , $$, Prices Vary, Free, $
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
8pm
TheatreLAB

Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, who returns to nineteenth century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
CSz Richmond: Solo Cup
9:30pm
CSz Richmond

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...

Henrico, RVA West End , $

Saturday, March 9