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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, October 4th

6:30pm
Lee Zacharias Reads at Chop Suey Books
Chop Suey Books
2913 W. Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23221
Author Lee Zacharias will read from and sign copies of her book of personal essays, The Only Sounds We Make.
more info
7:00pm
The Marvelous Views of Groover & Hughes
The Gallery @ Nest Antiques Art & Gifts
3404 Semmes Avenue
Richmond, VA 23225
Gallery Show and Sale featuring PolymerClay "Paintings" by Debo Groover and Optic Wonders by Laura Hughes.
more info
7:00pm
Edgar Allan Poe's Haunted Homecoming Tour
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
N.4th & Bates Streets
Richmond, VA 23219
A unique dramatic tour of Shockoe Hill Cemetery led by Poe himself as he interacts with the spirits of friends and loved ones buried there.
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
Jack Williams Concert at the Shady Grove Coffeehouse
The Shady Grove Coffeehouse
Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Glen Allen
11105 Cauthorne Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059
A concert featuring award-winning singer-songwriter-guitarist Jack Williams, who is counted among the most dynamic performers on today's folk circuit.
more info
8:00pm
Wait Until Dark
Firehouse Theatre
1609 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
"Wait Until Dark" a thriller by Frederick Knott, directed by David Emerson Toney
more info
7:00pm
Edgar Allan Poe's Haunted Homecoming Tour
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
N.4th & Bates Streets
Richmond, VA 23219
A unique dramatic tour of Shockoe Hill Cemetery led by Poe himself as he interacts with the spirits of friends and loved ones buried there.
more info

Sunday, October 5th

1:00pm
Richmond Rose Society Show
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Displays of spectacular specimen roses, consulting experts are on hand to answer your rose-related questions. Plan to visit the Garden's Rose Garden, too.
more info
2:00pm
Family Lantern-Making at the Visual Arts Center
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
1812 W. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Families are invited to make festive paper lanterns at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
more info
2:00pm
Two performances of "The Defiant Sheltons"
Totopotomoy Creek Battlefield at Rural Plains
7273 Studley Road
Mechancsville, VA 23116
"The Defiant Sheltons," an original drama of the Civil War, will be performed at 2 and 4 pm, Sunday, October 5, at Rural Plains, in Hanover County.
more info
8:00pm
Wait Until Dark
Firehouse Theatre
1609 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
"Wait Until Dark" a thriller by Frederick Knott, directed by David Emerson Toney
more info
3:00pm
Organ Recital: Marek Kudlicki
River Road Church, Baptist
8000 River Road
Richmond, VA 23229
Kudlicki is a Polish organist from Austria. This is the final recital before the replacement of our Möller organ console.
more info
3:00pm
“THE WASHINGTONS OF SULGRAVE MANOR”
Virginia House
4301 Sulgrave Road
Richmond, VA 23221
Cymon Snow will present "The Washingtons of Sulgrave Manor: A Family, a House and a Legacy of Friendship"
more info
2:00pm
Two performances of "The Defiant Sheltons"
Totopotomoy Creek Battlefield at Rural Plains
7273 Studley Road
Mechancsville, VA 23116
"The Defiant Sheltons," an original drama of the Civil War, will be performed at 2 and 4 pm, Sunday, October 5, at Rural Plains, in Hanover County.
more info
4:00pm
Centenary Methodist Church Hymn Festival
Centenary United Methodist Church
411 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Hymn Festival with visiting organist Keith Beniston of London, England, City Singers Childrens Choir, Centenary Choir, and a 15 piece instrumental ensemble.
more info
7:00pm
Edgar Allan Poe's Haunted Homecoming Tour
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
N.4th & Bates Streets
Richmond, VA 23219
A unique dramatic tour of Shockoe Hill Cemetery led by Poe himself as he interacts with the spirits of friends and loved ones buried there.
more info

Monday, October 6th

9:45am
Topics in Master Gardening: Fall Garden Tasks
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
Carolyn Pegram leads the second session of the Open University series. Additional topics are presented weekly through November 17.
more info
10:00am
Focus Group Camera Club James Center Exhibit
James Center 1
901 E Cary St
Lobby
Richmond, VA 23219
Oct 6-24: Focus Group Camera Club's 25th Annual James Center Photography Exhibit. Eclectic photographic styles and subjects by FGCC members. Free admission.
more info
11:00am
The 2014 State Legislative Session
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
Jack Austin explains what was and what was not accomplished during the most recent session of the General Assembly of Virginia.
more info
6:00pm
Minna Citron: From 'Self-Expression' to Abstract Expressionism and Beyond
Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music
University of Richmond
richmond, VA 23173
Christiane Citron presents a lecture in conjunction with the exhibition "Minna Citron: The Uncharted Course from Realism to Abstraction"
more info

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