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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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Tuesday, September 16th

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.
more info
11:00am
Young@Art: [YA1] I am an Artist
VMFA Art Education Center
200 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
Innovative art lessons inspire your child's imagination and creativity!
more info
6:00pm
National Drive Electric Week: Free Screening of "Kick Gas"
Bon Air Branch, Chesterfield County Library
9103 Rattlesnake Road
North Chesterfield, VA 23235
Last summer, 8 strangers went 4,000 miles using 0 gasoline. Learn about their journey in this 2014 film. Admission is FREE, but pre-registration is required.
more info
6:00pm
Catalogue of Silence: what we forget when we forget about art
Room 118 Jepson Hall
University of Richmond
Richmond, VA 23173
Artist and professor Tanja Softic presents a lecture in conjunction with her exhibition "Migrant Universe"
more info
7:00pm
American Shakespeare Center to present "Hamlet" at Longwood University
Jarman Auditorium
201 High St.
Farmville, VA 23909
The American Shakespeare Center will present a free performance of "Hamlet" at Longwood University.
more info

Wednesday, September 17th

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.
more info
11:00am
Young@Art: [YA1] I am an Artist
VMFA Art Education Center
200 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
Innovative art lessons inspire your child's imagination and creativity!
more info
5:30pm
"BOOKS ON BROAD" FEATURING KAT SPEARS | Sway
The Library of Virginia Foundation
800 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Sway is the debut novel from the Library of Virginia Foundation's own Kat Spears. Reception 5:30–6:00PM, book talk 6:00–7:00PM, signing 7:00–7:30PM.
more info
6:00pm
VCU Humanities Research Center presents Natasha Trethewey, US Poet Laureate (2012-14)
VCU Student Commons
907 Floyd Avenue
Commonwealth Ballrooms, Second Floor
Richmond, VA 23220
Natasha Trethewey, US Poet Laureate (2012-2014), will read from her poetry and engage in conversation with Claudia Emerson, VCU professor of English.
more info
7:00pm
Master Sarod Performer Rajeev Taranath in Concert
W. E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave
Richmond, VA 23284
Rajeev Taranath is one of India’s leading exponents of the sarod, the richly textured relative of the lute.
more info
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
more info

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.
more info
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.
more info
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.
more info
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.
more info
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!
more info
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
more info
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
more info
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.
more info
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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