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Artsline - Cultural Calendar

Artsline, WCVE Public Radio’s daily cultural calendar, keeps you posted on the art and cultural events in our listening areas. Artsline can be heard on WCVE Public Radio Monday through Friday at 8:19 a.m., 10:58 a.m., and 6:29 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday at 8:58 a.m. Events on Artsline are either free to the public or benefit registered non-profit organizations. Artsline is made possible, in part, by The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond.
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Thursday, September 18th

10:00am
Workshop-Interesting Techniques using Yupo with Jacquie Colligan
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Plan to explore this new creative method within Watermedia during this 3 day class.
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6:00pm
Contemporary Floral Design Series: Grouping
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Learn the technique of grouping to form bold masses of each material, connected by rhythmic connections. 6-8:30pm. $55 / $43 member.
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6:00pm
Adventures in the Nature/Culture Borderlands
Room 118, Jepson Hall
University of Richmond
Richmond, VA 23173
Artist Mark Dion presents a lecture in conjunction with the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts.
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6:00pm
Art Lecture Series: Mark Dion
Jepson Hall, Room 118
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
Mark Dion’s work examines how dominant ideologies and public institutions shape our understanding of history, knowledge, and the natural world.
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7:00pm
Poetry & Jazz Tasting
C'est Le Vin
15 N. 17th St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Sample the best of both new and established regional poets amid a backdrop of live jazz and enticing wines. Come quaff (vino & verse) with us!
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8:00pm
Jane Martin's H2O
Theatre Gym, located in the Virginia Rep Center
114 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220
From the reclusive, madcap world of Jane Martin comes a drama/comedy/lovestory about self-destruction, notoriety, and the dark journey to purity and salvation.
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8:00pm
Wait Until Dark
Firehouse Theatre
1609 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
"Wait Until Dark" a thriller by Frederick Knott, directed by David Emerson Toney
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8:00pm
See How They Run
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
An actor and actress, a maid who has seen many movies, a maid who touches alcohol for the 1st time in her life,4 men in clerical garb and a Bishop take stage.
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8:00pm
Wait Until Dark
Firehouse Theatre
1609 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
"Wait Until Dark" a thriller by Frederick Knott, directed by David Emerson Toney
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8:00pm
VCU Music Faculty Recital featuring Taylor Barnett, jazz trumpet
W. E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave
Richmond, VA 23284
Taylor Barnett is Coordinator of Musicianship Studies at VCU and teaches Jazz Improvisation.
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Friday, September 19th

10:00am
PARK(ing) Day
C-Lot
University of Richmond
richmond, VA 23173
University students will transform parking spaces as part of this worldwide promotion of creativity, civic engagement, critical thinking, generosity, and play
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12:00pm
The Battle of New Market Heights Brown Bag Lunch Talk
Museum of the Confederacy
1201 E. Clay St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Join Museum Education Specialist Hilliary Turner to learn about this battle waged just outside of Richmond.
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12:00pm
Fall Plant Sale
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Features regional vendors selling rare and interesting plants, unique landscape objects and exciting items for your garden. Bring your carts and wagons!
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2:00pm
The World as [Eye] See It
Harnett Museum of Art
University of Richmond
richmond, VA 23173
University of Richmond student Emily King presents a curator's talk for her exhibition "What's New: Recent Gifts to the Harnett Print Study Center Collection"
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3:00pm
"Una Noche," Cuban film in the University of Richmond International Film Series
Ukrop Auditorium, Robins School of Business, University of Richmond
1 Gateway Road
University of Richmond, VA 23173
Cuba, 2012, directed by Lucy Mulloy, 86 min., not rated. Convinced that Havana holds no future for them, teens Raul and Elio plot their escape to Miami.
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6:00pm
“Seeing Cuba" By Photographer Wendy Goodman
Crossroads Art Center
2016 Staples Mill Rd.
Henrico, VA 23230
This is a collection of images that give the best sampling of what I saw and felt in Havana and Trinidad during my exploration of that fascinating country.
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6:00pm
Paint. Sketch. Print. Art Auction to benefit Art on Wheels
Crossroads Art Center
2016 Staples Mill Rd.
Henrico, VA 23230
A silent art auction to benefit Art on Wheels, a nonprofit that brings therapeutic arts to elderly, disabled, and chronically ill community members.
more info
6:00pm
National Drive Electric Week: Free Screening of "The Electric Road Trip"
Ellwood Thompson's
4 North Thompson Street
Richmond, VA 23221
In this documentary, Jonathan Slade chronicles his 500-mile journey thru Maryland in his Nissan Leaf. Admission is FREE, but pre-registration is required.
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7:00pm
Recital Featuring Pianist Henning Vauth
W. E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave
Richmond, VA 23284
Henning Vauth is head of Keyboard Studies at Marshall University.
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7:30pm
University of Richmond Music Dept. Free Concert: Family Weekend Concert
UR Camp Concert Hall
38 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173
UR’s annual Family Weekend Concert includes performances by the Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, Women’s Chorale, & Schola Cantorum.
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