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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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Monday, September 22nd

1:00pm
Art Forum -African American Art at VMFA
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Gain an understanding and appreciation for the discipline of African American art.
more info
4:00pm
"Surviving Hell: A POW's Journey"author lecture on ethical leadership
Queally Hall, Ukrop Auditorium, UR Campus
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
Col. Leo Thorsness will discuss ethical leadership from his perspective as a former prisoner of war, state Senator, and engaged citizen.
more info
7:30pm
University of Richmond Global Music Series featuring Indian sitarist Anupama Bhagwat
Carole Weinstein International Center Commons
52 Richmond Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173
Global Music Series: Indian Sitarist Anupama Bhagwat. Free admission. Families are welcome.
more info

Tuesday, September 23rd

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
4:30pm
Cross Schools Speaker Series: Chris Gaffney
Jepson Hall, Room 118
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
Rio's Naked Geography: Success, Failure, Protest, and Impunity at the 2014 World Cup, Brazil is a lecture given by Chris Gaffney, visiting professor.
more info

Wednesday, September 24th

10:00am
Museum Story time for Children
Harnett Museum of Art
University of Richmond
richmond, VA 23173
Reading from Nina Laden's book "When Pigasso met Mootisse" followed by an art activity and exploration of current exhibitions. Free and open to the public.
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
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
5:00pm
Gallery at First UU
First UU Church of Richmond
1000 Blanton Ave.
Richmond, VA 23221
Gallery at First UU is a juried fine arts & crafts show & sale housed in the open-space and newly-renovated floor plan of First UU Church of Richmond.
more info
6:00pm
New Exhibit at The Cultural Arts Center: “P. Buckley Moss” (September 3 – September 30, 2014)
The Cultural Arts Center
2880 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Meet artist P. Buckley Moss at a print signing and special edition release party on Wednesday, September 24, 6-9pm at The Cultural Arts Center!
more info
6:30pm
Living Ethics Lecture Series - Community Vision
Science Museum of Virginia
2500 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Living Ethics lecture series internationally renown conflict engagement specialist, Bernie Mayer. Free reception before with food and adult beverages.
more info
8:00pm
A Jazz Bridge to South Africa
W. E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Ave
Richmond, VA 23284
Featuring performances by VCU jazz students and faculty and by students and faculty from University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa
more info

Thursday, September 25th

10:00am
T'ai Chi Five Elements Form
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Students study the physical movements and philosophy of T’ai Chi as well as breathwork and meditation. 10-2:30 $87/$75 member lunch included
more info
5:00pm
Gallery at First UU
First UU Church of Richmond
1000 Blanton Ave.
Richmond, VA 23221
Gallery at First UU is a juried fine arts & crafts show & sale housed in the open-space and newly-renovated floor plan of First UU Church of Richmond.
more info
7:30pm
Bottimore Lecture
Jepson Hall, Room 118
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
When Mettle Meets Metal: The Hard Realities of Civil War Soldiering, a lecture from Dr. Stephen Berry, University of Georgia.
more info
7:30pm
2014 Africa Week Lecture: Dr. Tanure Ojaide
International Center Commons
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
The Boko Haram Phenomenon: Challenges for the Nigerian State and Society with Dr. Tanure Ojaide, Frank Porter Graham Professor.
more info
7:30pm
Theatre VCU presents Shakespeare's MACBETH Sept 25 - Oct 5
W.E. Singleton Performing Arts Center
922 Park Ave.
Raymond Hodges Theatre
Richmond, VA 23284
Lord and Lady Macbeth get everything they ever wished for… but nothing they ever expected. A thrilling tale of power and madness. Sept 25 - Oct. 5
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.
more info

Friday, September 26th

9:00am
“Working and Racing on the Bay: The Chesapeake Log Canoe" Special Exhibition
Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Objects from The Mariners’ Museum collection trace the evolution of the dugout canoe through the centuries. Through Sept. 8, 2015.
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