Tag: theater

Wayne Theatre marks grand reopening

The Wayne Theatre marked its formal grand reopening on Tuesday with an event featuring local and state leaders, downtown business owners and volunteers. [Video included.]


EMU student wins Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival award

EMU senior Derrick Turner believes in letting theater speak for itself. His position as a dramaturg facilitates exactly that.


Take a seat: Wayne Theatre closer to opening

Christmas arrived a week early at the Wayne Theatre. American Seating staff began unloading the piles of boxes and stacking them in the auditorium.


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Virginia Commission for the Arts seeks talented performing artists for statewide touring program

The deadline for individuals and groups to apply for inclusion in the 2016-2017 Virginia Commission for the Arts’ Performing Arts Tour Directory is 5:00 p.m., July 15.


Monty Python headlines Heritage Theatre Fest in director’s final season

On Tuesday night, foppish knights and dancing showgirls took the stage at the University of Virginia’s Culbreth Theatre for a rousing performance of Monty Python’s Spamalot, the headline musical in this year’s Heritage Theatre Festival.


Valley Playhouse presents Chasing Manet

The Valley Playhouse and Court Square Theater present Tina Howe’s Chasing Manet – a dry, witty comedy, an amusing fantasy of two women struggling to adjust to life in a retirement home.


AFP designs new website, movie trailers for Hull’s Drive-In

Hull’s Drive-In in Lexington, Va., has a new website designed by Augusta Free Press. The theater, marking its 65th year in operations, begins its 2015 season in mid-March.