News http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news en Eddie Izzard ‘force majeure’ World Tour America 2016 Comes to Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center Monday, July 18, 2016 http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/eddie-izzard-force-majeure-world-tour-america-2016-comes-carpenter-theatre-dominion-arts-center <p><strong><i>"The greatest British standup comedian of his generation" -The London Sunday Times</i></strong></p><p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/eddie-izzard-force-majeure-world-tour-america-2016-comes-carpenter-theatre-dominion-arts-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Thu, 19 May 2016 14:31:52 +0000 rcsadmin 1810 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com THE OCTONAUTS DIVE INTO FIRST U.S. THEATRE TOUR http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/octonauts-dive-first-us-theatre-tour <p><strong>Brand New Children’s Stage Show Based on Hit Television Show on Disney Junior and Popular Children's Book Series</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/octonauts-dive-first-us-theatre-tour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Thu, 05 May 2016 15:08:09 +0000 rcsadmin 1804 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com Diva Power to Conclude 2015-2016 Cabaret Season http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/diva-power-conclude-2015-2016-cabaret-season <p><strong>Ann Hampton Callaway to perform in Rhythm Hall at Dominion Arts Center<strong></strong></strong></p> <p>Richmond, VA – Nationally-renowned jazz performer Ann Hampton Callaway will present Diva Power in Rhythm Hall at Dominion Arts Center on Friday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 9 at 8:00 p.m. This is the final event in the 2015-16 U.S. Trust Life is a Cabaret Series.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/diva-power-conclude-2015-2016-cabaret-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Fri, 25 Mar 2016 13:12:35 +0000 rcsadmin 1794 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com Richmond CenterStage Foundation and Quill Theatre Partner to Host the Seventh Annual Bardathon http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/richmond-centerstage-foundation-and-quill-theatre-partner-host-seventh-annual-bardathon-0 <p><strong>Students from Greater Richmond and Russia to Perform in Area’s Only Non-Competitive Theater Festival<strong></strong></strong></p> <p>Richmond, VA – More than 100 students from 9 different area schools and a Russian theatrical society performed in a collaborative rendition of William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night on Thursday, March 24 at the Dominion Arts Center. Richmond CenterStage Foundation has partnered with the Quill Theatre, formerly Henley Street Theatre and Richmond Shakespeare, to host the annual Bardathon for seven consecutive years.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/richmond-centerstage-foundation-and-quill-theatre-partner-host-seventh-annual-bardathon-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Thu, 24 Mar 2016 16:12:05 +0000 rcsadmin 1791 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com Tim McGraw to Perform at Altria Theater on June 10 http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/tim-mcgraw-perform-altria-theater-june-10 <p><strong>Concert to Benefit Richmond CenterStage Foundation’s Arts Education and Artistic Programs<strong></strong></strong></p> <p>Richmond, VA – Country music icon Tim McGraw will perform at a special one-night-only concert at Altria Theater on Friday, June 10 at 7:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Richmond CenterStage Foundation programming and operations, including BrightLights Education Initiatives which serve Richmond Public Schools and several surrounding school systems.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/tim-mcgraw-perform-altria-theater-june-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Tue, 22 Mar 2016 15:24:41 +0000 rcsadmin 1789 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com COMEDIAN BRIAN REGAN ANNOUNCES 2016 TOUR DATES WITH STOP IN RICHMOND THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6 AT 7:30 PM http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/comedian-brian-regan-announces-2016-tour-dates-stop-richmond-thursday-october-6-730-pm <p><strong>Tickets Go On Sale Friday, March 11, 2016<strong></strong></strong></p> <p>“The Funniest Stand-up Alive” – Vanity Fair</p> <p>“Your Favorite Comedian’s Favorite Comedian” – Entertainment Weekly</p> <p>March 7, 2016 – Comedian Brian Regan announces summer and fall tour dates for his non-stop theater tour going on sale Friday, March 11, 2016. Regan will perform at Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 7:30 pm. The summer and fall tour will visit 40 cities from June through December 2016.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/comedian-brian-regan-announces-2016-tour-dates-stop-richmond-thursday-october-6-730-pm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Mon, 07 Mar 2016 22:53:38 +0000 rcsadmin 1785 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com CHRIS CORNELL ANNOUNCES SECOND U.S. LEG OF HIS ACCLAIMED HIGHER TRUTH WORLD TOUR http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/chris-cornell-announces-second-us-leg-his-acclaimed-higher-truth-world-tour <p><strong>CARPENTER THEATRE AT DOMINION ARTS CENTER<br /> WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22 AT 7:30 PM<strong></strong></strong></p> <p>* * * TICKETS ON-SALE FRIDAY, MARCH 11TH AT 10AM * * *</p> <p>Richmond, VA – Multiple Grammy® Award-winning, Golden Globe nominated singer and songwriter Chris Cornell today announced the second U.S. leg of his critically acclaimed Higher Truth World Tour with a stop at Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 7:30 pm.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/chris-cornell-announces-second-us-leg-his-acclaimed-higher-truth-world-tour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Mon, 07 Mar 2016 22:44:21 +0000 rcsadmin 1784 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com New Marquee at Dominion Arts Center is Unveiled http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/new-marquee-dominion-arts-center-unveiled <p><strong>Signage recognizes $5.5 million donation from Dominion Resources<strong></strong></strong></p> <p>Richmond, VA – The Dominion Arts Center, Richmond CenterStage Foundation’s East Grace Street performing arts complex, now displays a new marquee and additional exterior signage as part of the facility’s renaming in recognition of a $5.5 million grant commitment Richmond CenterStage Foundation received from Dominion Resources’ charitable foundation. Richmond’s City Council approved the renaming in January 2016.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/new-marquee-dominion-arts-center-unveiled" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Releases Thu, 03 Mar 2016 19:52:56 +0000 rcsadmin 1777 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com Dominion Arts Center unveils new marquee http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/dominion-arts-center-unveils-new-marquee <p>Workers dropped the curtain on the new marquee for the renamed Dominion Arts Center on Thursday.</p> <p>Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones and Thomas F. Farrell II chairman, president and chief executive officer of Dominion Resources Inc., were on hand for the unveiling.</p> <p><a href="http://www.richmond.com/business/local/article_a913b755-dae2-56e4-94bc-95a17d0cadcb.html">Read More</a></p> In the News Thu, 03 Mar 2016 17:36:01 +0000 rcsadmin 1783 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com CenterStage Becomes Dominion Arts Center http://www.richmondcenterstage.com/news/centerstage-becomes-dominion-arts-center <p>Today (3/3), Richmond CenterStage officially became the Dominion Arts Center as the performing arts complex and Dominion Resources unveiled it’s new Marquee. The naming rights came with a $5.5 million dollar investment from Dominion.</p> <p>Tom Farrell, the companies’ President and CEO says the Dominion Arts Center will help continue to sustain Richmond culturally and economically.</p> <p><a href="http://ideastations.org/radio/news/centerstage-becomes-dominion-arts-center">Read More</a></p> In the News Thu, 03 Mar 2016 17:32:40 +0000 rcsadmin 1782 at http://www.richmondcenterstage.com