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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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Saturday, May 2nd

7:00pm
Forest Hill Recital Series
The Church of the Good Shepherd
Forest Hill Ave & 43rd Street
Richmond, VA 23225
Forest Hill Recital Series: free one-hour concerts in the heart of Richmond's Southside.See Forest Hill Recital Series on Facebook for schedule.
more info
7:30pm
SPARC Presents The Music Man Junior
Sara Belle November Educational Theater at SPARC Center
2106-A N. Hamilton St.
Richmond, VA 23230
Richmond’s finest young performers bring THE MUSIC MAN JR. to life on the SPARC stage. Tickets $12.00. Purchase at www.sparconline.org.
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.
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8:00pm
2015 Richmond Dance Festival - RVA New Seeds (Dance Workshop & Informal Showing)
Dogtown Dance Theatre
109 W 15th St.
Richmond, VA 23224
Richmond Dance Festival presents New Seeds, an informal showcase of Richmond's up and coming choreographers.
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8:00pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
The November Theatre
114 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220
Three no-so-middle-aged siblings converge for a country weekend of hilarious antics and timely debate in this Tony winning comedy.
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8:00pm
Two Bits: The Barbershop Musical
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Classic barbershop harmonies are sung in a Classic barbershop setting. Fun for the whole family. This show also had its world premiere at the Mill in 2003.
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Sunday, May 3rd

1:00pm
Simple Gifts: the Music of Aaron Copland
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
Musicians of St. Luke: ensembles, organ, piano & vocal solos, as well as choral versions of Old American Folk Songs. Come to the church luncheon at 11:30.
more info
7:30pm
SPARC Presents The Music Man Junior
Sara Belle November Educational Theater at SPARC Center
2106-A N. Hamilton St.
Richmond, VA 23230
Richmond’s finest young performers bring THE MUSIC MAN JR. to life on the SPARC stage. Tickets $12.00. Purchase at www.sparconline.org.
more info
8:00pm
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
The November Theatre
114 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220
Three no-so-middle-aged siblings converge for a country weekend of hilarious antics and timely debate in this Tony winning comedy.
more info
3:00pm
Ginastera: Harp Concerto
Randolph Macon College Blackwell Auditorium
204 Henry Street
Ashland, VA 23005
Pieces by Ginastera, Rossini, Falla, and Arriaga
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3:00pm
Masterworks for Two Keyboards
River Road Church, Baptist
8000 River Road
Richmond, VA 23229
Keyboards Artists Stefan Palm (Cologne, Germany) and Robert Gallagher will perform music by Bach, Mozart, and Franck.
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4:00pm
Richmond Philharmonic Concert
Hershey Center for the Arts at Collegiate
103 N Mooreland Rd
Richmond, VA 23229
An amazing afternoon featuring the works of Beethoven, Liszt, Copeland and Rossini. Bring the family and enjoy this concert.
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
4:00pm
Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier
Church of the Holy Comforter
4819 Monument Ave
Richmond, VA 23230
Harpsichordist Carsten Schmidt performs book one of “Well-Tempered Clavier” by J. S. Bach, on a replica of the composer’s own instrument. $25
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Monday, May 4th

9:45am
Nepal
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
A Travelogue presentation by Shantaram Talegaonkar for Open University students enrolled in spring term, The Shepherd's Center of Richmond.
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10:00am
James River Art League exhibits Art For the Love of Virginia
Crossroads Art Center - Sidecar Gallery
2016 Staples Mill Road
Richmond, VA 23230
The James River Art League is showing "Art For the Love of Virginia" at Crossroads Art Center from 3-20 to 5-4-15. Open M-F 10am - 6pm & Sat 10am-4pm.
more info
10:00am
Jewelry Making for Beginners and Intermediate Students
Rappahannock Art Gallery
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Sue Broadway will present this workshop in her home studio. You will make a 1 of a kind necklace, bracelet and earrings. Call 804-436-9309 to register
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10:15am
The Elves and the Shoemaker
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
The Grimm Brothers’ classic tale of the poor cobbler who gets some unexpected help from some tiny friends. Lots of music and fun!
more info
11:00am
Mission San Xavier del Bac: Part I
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
Hans Oppe presents "Father Kino in Europe and North America," the first of three weekly lectures in the Art Appreciation series for OU students.
more info
10:15am
The Elves and the Shoemaker
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
The Grimm Brothers’ classic tale of the poor cobbler who gets some unexpected help from some tiny friends. Lots of music and fun!
more info

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