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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 6:18 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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Saturday, May 21st

5:00pm
The Really BIG Show
Abner Clay Park in Jackson Ward
Brook Road between Clay and Leigh streets
Richmond, VA 23220
The Really BIG Show brings together people to experience artwork created by young people in spring programs at multiple ART 180 sites.
more info
1:00pm
Play
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
1812 W. Main St.
Richmond, VA 23220
Bring the family to Play Day @ VisArts for fun (and free!) studio art projects, food and drink, music, artist demos, a craft sale and much, much more. 1-4 p.m.
more info
7:30pm
Fox on the Fairway by Ken Ludwig
The Westmoreland Players Theatre
16217 Richmond Rd.
Callao, VA 22435
Hilarious farce spoofing the game of golf.
more info
5:30pm
John Byrne Band at Historic Christ Church & Museum
Historic Christ Church & Museum
420 Christ Church Road
Weems, VA 22576
Enjoy fabulous story-telling and Celtic folk songs & lyrical traditions inside the 1735 National Historic Landmark Christ Church. Tickets christchurch1735.org
more info
7:00pm
Copper and shadows featured in Cathy Vaughn’s {D}Light
Iridian Gallery at Diversity Richmond
1407 Sherwood Ave
Richmond, VA 23220
Exhibit focuses on copper, cold forged, soldered objects - candelabra, garden statuary, furniture and wall art - and how they interact with light and shadows.
more info
7:30pm
Huguenot Community Players presents Mrs. Parliament's Night Out
Huguenot United Methodist Church
10661 Duryea Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
Her husband forgets an anniversary. How does Mrs. P. handle the situation?
more info
7:00pm
4000 Miles by Amy Herzog
Theatre Gym
114 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
A comedic and heartwarming story of an elderly woman and her 21 year-old grandson. Winner of the 2013 Obie Award: Best New American Play.
more info
8:00pm
4000 Miles Presented by Cadence Theatre Company
Theatre Gym at Virginia Rep Center
114 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
A beautifully spun, comedic and heartwarming story of an elderly woman and her 21 year-old grandson seeking respite from a recent life-changing event.
more info

Sunday, May 22nd

10:00am
Nineteenth Annual Civil War Reenactment at Fort Pocahontas
Fort Pocahontas
13150 Sturgeon Point Road
Charles City, VA 23030
Civil War living history, civilian presentations, fort tours and battle reenactments.
more info
10:30am
Performance by the 21st Georgia Volunteer Infantry Company B Fife and Drum Corps
The American Civil War Museum- White House and Museum of the Confederacy
1201 E. Clay St.
Richmond, VA 23219
The Fife and Drum Corps will play various songs and calls and explain how these were used during the war.
more info
12:00pm
April - May Exhibits at Art Works!
Art Works
320 Hull St.
00
Richmond, VA 23224
Featuring Jessica Sims, 5 new art shows, and 75 studios. 12 pm - 6 pm daily through 5/22
more info
5:00pm
Celebrate Jackson Ward: Past, Present, and Future Festival
Abner Clay Park
Corner of Brook Rd and W Clay St
Richmond, VA 23220
Celebrate Jackson Ward will showcase the unique history of Jackson Ward through stories and performances. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music!
more info
12:00pm
April/May Exhibitions
artspace
Zero East 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23224
VCUarts Craft/Material Studies candidacy students, Fumi Amano, Grace Kubiluis, Chelsea Lee, Jubee Lee, Stephen Nunes, Shannon Slaight-Brown thru 5/22.
more info
5:00pm
The Really BIG Show
Abner Clay Park in Jackson Ward
Brook Road between Clay and Leigh streets
Richmond, VA 23220
The Really BIG Show brings together people to experience artwork created by young people in spring programs at multiple ART 180 sites.
more info
2:00pm
Charnora Reid Signing
Book People
536 Granite Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226
Smile, Laugh, and Giggle as Charnora Reid reads from her three books of children’s poetry. 2 to 4 PM
more info
7:30pm
Huguenot Community Players presents Mrs. Parliament's Night Out
Huguenot United Methodist Church
10661 Duryea Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
Her husband forgets an anniversary. How does Mrs. P. handle the situation?
more info
7:30pm
Fox on the Fairway by Ken Ludwig
The Westmoreland Players Theatre
16217 Richmond Rd.
Callao, VA 22435
Hilarious farce spoofing the game of golf.
more info
4:00pm
4th Annual Bootleg Ball
Branch Museum of Architecture and Design
2501 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA 23220
A casino night to benefit Quill Theatre. Casino games, dancing, silent auction, heavy hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. Theme is "Midsummer Nights Dream."
more info
4:00pm
Choral Evensong for Trinity
Trinity Lutheran Church
2315 North Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23229
Daniel Stipe, Bruce Stevens and the Trinity Choir lead this refreshing service extolling the majesty of God's work in the world.
more info

Monday, May 23rd

7:00pm
UKW Adult Book Club
Upper King William Branch Library
694-J Sharon Road
King William, VA 23086
Join us for a great discussion at the library. Call or visit the branch for upcoming title information.
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