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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, March 5th

10:00am
New Exhibit - Abstract Show
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Art Gallery members will submit original works of art. The public is welcome. Free admission. Hours 10 am -4pm Tuesday thru Saturday
more info
10:00am
Ikebana lecture/demonstration
Lewis GInter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Ave.
Richmond, VA 23228
The lecture entitled "Trade Secrets; Planting, Selecting, Conditioning and Arranging from the Garden" presented by Laura Anne Brooks, Floral Designer.
more info
10:15am
Twain's Tales
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Five stories by the master American storyteller. Great fun for a wide range of students!
more info
11:00am
Marks. Forms. Layers | Gallery Flux
Gallery Flux
307B England St.
Ashland, VA 23005
This show features landscape oils by Carol Meese, mixed media paintings by Patte Ormsby, and clay work by David Camden. On exhibit from March 5-May 2
more info
11:00am
World War II: The Pacific War
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street at Lock Lane
Richmond, VA 23226
Phil True speaks during the final session of the series about history and politics, Winter Session of The Shepherd's Center's Open University.
more info
12:00pm
Artspace February/March Exhibitions
artspace
Zero East 4th St.
Richmond, VA 23224
Exhibitions by Colleen Phelon Hall, Elisabeth Flynn-Chapman and Glenn Suttenfield. Group show with Jean-baptiste Stowell, Parker S. Galore VIII, Steven Warrick.
more info
12:30pm
The Historic Roots of Current Politics
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street at Lock Lane
Richmond, VA 23226
Mark Malvasi, history professor at Randolph-Macon College, speaks during the final session of Winter Session, The Shepherd's Center of Richmond.
more info
5:00pm
Here's To Life Through Laughter
Elmcroft of Chesterfield
1000 Twinridge LN
Richmond, VA 23235
A stand-up comedy event, open to the public, at Elmcroft Senior Living of Chesterfield. Bringing live contemporary comedy to a non-served population.
more info
5:30pm
Marks. Forms. Layers | Opening Reception
Gallery Flux
307B England St.
Ashland, VA 23005
The artists will each speak about the process and inspiration behind their new work! Carol Anna Meese, Patte Ormsby, and David Camden
more info
5:30pm
Basics of Pencil Drawing - Instructor Steph Brown
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
This 6 week workshop will explore basics of pencil drawing, tools, perspective, light resources, shading and proportion.
more info
6:00pm
TEDxRVA Open Mic Night
Grace Street Theater
934 W Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Grab the mic and give the Talk of a life time. Two winners go on to the main TEDxRVA stage in April at the Carpenter Center.
more info
8:00pm
The Whipping Man
The November Theatre
114 W. Broad St.
Richmo, VA 23220
The Civil War has just ended in Richmond, VA, and a Confederate officer comes home to find his family missing and only two former slaves remaining.
more info
7:00pm
Acoustic Concert Series: River City Band
Chesterfield County Public Library, Central Library
9501 Lori Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Based in a rich traditional bluegrass sound, River City Band stays true to their down home roots while exploring many different genres and tastes.
more info
7:00pm
Caroline, or Change by Tony Kushner and Jeanine Tesori
Theatre Gym
114 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Kushner and Tesori’s Tony Award-nominated musical featuring blues, gospel and traditional Jewish melodies. Part of the Acts of Faith Festival.
more info
7:00pm
Exhibitions Opening: Ben Durham and Alison Hall
Reynolds Gallery
1514 West Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Ben Durham and Alison Hall will open solo exhibitions on Thursday, March 5th from 7 - 9 pm.
more info
7:30pm
Global Music Series: Kaoru Watanabe
Carole Weinstein International Center
52 Richmond Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173
A specialist in Japanese shinobue flutes and taiko drums, Kaoru Watanabe combines traditional Japanese sounds with complex improvisation and rhythm.
more info
8:00pm
This World We Know *World Premiere*
Firehouse Theatre
1609 W Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
This World We Know tells the story of the lives of an estranged brother and sister with their younger selves.
more info
8:00pm
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
Hanover Tavern
13181 Hanover Courthouse Road
Richmond, VA 23069
Based on the Peanuts comic strip by Charles M. Schulz
more info
8:00pm
Those Harvey Girls
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Colonial Heights, VA 23831
The Harvey sisters bring their rare gift of singing to stage that transcend gender, race, and religion.
more info

Friday, March 6th

10:00am
New Exhibit - Abstract Show
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Art Gallery members will submit original works of art. The public is welcome. Free admission. Hours 10 am -4pm Tuesday thru Saturday
more info

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