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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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Friday, May 22nd

10:00am
New Exhibit -Marge Alderson -A One Woman Show
Rappahannock Art Gallery
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Rappahannock Art League member, Marge Alderson will submit original works of art for viewing and purchase. Gallery is open Tues-Sat 10 am - 4pm
more info
12:00pm
John Dooley: An Irish American in Richmond
Maymont
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
View the sole surviving green wool uniform of Richmond's Montgomery Guard, Company C of the First Virginia Infantry. 12-5pm; tours every half-hour.
more info
12:00pm
A Passion For Nature at Maymont
Maymont
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Take a look at the bountiful representations of flora and fauna at Maymont Mansion. Tours 12-5pm, every half-hour.
more info
6:30pm
Opening reception radius 250, 2015 - biennial regional juried exhibition
artspace
Zero East 4th St.
Richmond, VA 23224
Artists working within a 250-mile radius of Richmond, VA. Video Presentation by the Juror at 6:30 pm, Friday, May 22. Artist reception follows from 7-10pm.
more info
7:00pm
4th Friday Opening at Art Works
Art Works
320 Hull St.
Richmond, VA 23224
Join us on May 22nd , 7-10 p.m. for the opening reception and meet the artists. The exhibits continue through June 21st, 2015.
more info
7:00pm
Poetry Night @ taZa
taZa Coffee n Creme
5047 Forest Hill Avenue
Richmond, VA 23225
Open mic poetry in a friendly coffeehouse setting. Coffee, beer & wine, sandwiches available. New voices always welcome!
more info
7:30pm
Dear Phoebe
Huguenot United Methodist Church
10661 Duryea Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
May 8-24. HUGUENOT COMMUNITY PLAYERS presents a comedy/mystery with hilarity, murder, advice to the lovelorn, sports scandal, and more. Tickets $12.00.
more info
8:00pm
Festival Williamsburg: Fiddler Eileen Ivers & band
Williamsburg Lodge
310 South England Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Devishly deft fiddler Eileen Ivers brings her band for toe-tapping roots and Celtic tunes at Williamsburg Lodge.
more info
7:00pm
A Lie of the Mind by Sam Shepard
Theatre Gym
114 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
This winner of the 1986 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play weaves reality and myth into a tragicomedy told in Shepard’s affectionate style.
more info

Saturday, May 23rd

9:00am
Heathsville Strawberry Festival
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
6807 Northumberland Hwy
center of town, can't miss it!
Heathsville, VA 22473
125th annual Strawberry Festival, 150 arts and crafts vendors, live music (9-3pm), food vendors and fresh strawberry shortcakes.
more info
10:00am
New Exhibit -Marge Alderson -A One Woman Show
Rappahannock Art Gallery
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Rappahannock Art League member, Marge Alderson will submit original works of art for viewing and purchase. Gallery is open Tues-Sat 10 am - 4pm
more info
10:00am
Art in the 'Burg
Williamsburg Arts District
110 Bacon Ave.
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Art in the ‘Burg, a new bi-weekly art fair in the W’burg Arts District, features Historic Triangle artists & craftsmen. Free to the public.
more info
12:00pm
radius 250, 2015 - biennial regional juried exhibition
artspace
Zero East 4th St.
Richmond, VA 23224
Artists working within a 250-mile radius of Richmond, VA. Juror: Amy Moorefield, Deputy Dir. of Exhibitions & Collections, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
more info
12:00pm
A Passion For Nature at Maymont
Maymont
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Take a look at the bountiful representations of flora and fauna at Maymont Mansion. Tours 12-5pm, every half-hour.
more info
12:00pm
John Dooley: An Irish American in Richmond
Maymont
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
View the sole surviving green wool uniform of Richmond's Montgomery Guard, Company C of the First Virginia Infantry. 12-5pm; tours every half-hour.
more info
2:00pm
Hollywood Cemetery: The Civil War Walking Tour
The Valentine
1015 East Clay Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Hollywood Cemetery is the final resting place for over 18,000 Confederates. Meet at the entrance, $15 pp, $5 members.
more info
7:30pm
Dear Phoebe
Huguenot United Methodist Church
10661 Duryea Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
May 8-24. HUGUENOT COMMUNITY PLAYERS presents a comedy/mystery with hilarity, murder, advice to the lovelorn, sports scandal, and more. Tickets $12.00.
more info
7:00pm
A Lie of the Mind by Sam Shepard
Theatre Gym
114 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
This winner of the 1986 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play weaves reality and myth into a tragicomedy told in Shepard’s affectionate style.
more info
8:00pm
Festival Williamsburg: Handel and Haydn Society
Williamsburg Lodge
310 South England Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185
“H + H” celebrates its bicentennial celebration as the oldest musical institution in the U.S. with Bach, Handle, Haydn, and more.
more info

Sunday, May 24th

12:00pm
radius 250, 2015 - biennial regional juried exhibition
artspace
Zero East 4th St.
Richmond, VA 23224
Artists working within a 250-mile radius of Richmond, VA. Juror: Amy Moorefield, Deputy Dir. of Exhibitions & Collections, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
more info

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