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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
Library of Virginia
9am

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
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design, The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

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
Studio Two Three
10am

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
Crossroads Art Center
10am

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
Reynolds Gallery
10am

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
The Valentine
10am

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
Richmond Public Library
10am

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
For Art’s Sake Gallery
10am

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
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

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

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”
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi
10am

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
Richmond Public Library
10am

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
The Valentine
10am

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
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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
Reynolds Gallery
10am

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
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

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 District , $
February - March Exhibits @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
12pm

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

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

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

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

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
Whistle Stop Theatre Company
12pm

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
Stavna Ballet
1pm

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
Anne’s Visual Art Studio
1pm

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

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
St. John's Church
1:45pm

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
The Phantom Players
2pm, 7pm

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
Richmond Public Library
2pm

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
Richmond Catholic Theatre
2pm, 7pm

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
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
2:30pm, 7pm

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
Firehouse Theatre
5pm, 8pm

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
Richmond Public Library
6pm

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
Artspace
6pm

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
The Phantom Players
7pm

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
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
7pm

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
CSz Richmond
7pm

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
Richmond Catholic Theatre
7pm

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"
Jeweler's Services, Inc.
7:30pm

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
The Tin Pan
8pm

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
Shady Grove Coffeehouse
8pm

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
Acts of Faith Festival, Acts of Faith Festival
8pm

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
Firehouse Theatre
8pm

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
Quill Theatre
8pm

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
Richmond Symphony
8pm

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
TheatreLAB
8pm

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
CSz Richmond
9:30pm

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