"Sweeney Todd" will open Saturday night for six performances at Theatre VCU. There'll also be two afternoon productions for high school audiences.
Richmond's 4th Annual Civil War and Emancipation Day commemoration will happen all over town on Saturday.
A short film about the preparation and presentation of last year's Live Art production at the Carpenter Theater is the winner of the 2013 PBS Online Film Festival. Two local film makers began shooting a documentary when students signed up and began rehearsals.
"Les Misérables" opens Tuesday night for an eight-performance run at Richmond's Landmark Theater. Theater goers who've seen the show already may be surprised.
The English Speaking Union is sponsoring the 4th annual Bardathon today at Richmond CenterStage. Students from eight area high schools and one of from Russia are taking part.
The Richmond SPCA will stage its 11th Annual Dog Jog and 5K Run on Saturday morning.
More than 8,000 students from 53 Virginia high schools competed this year in the Poetry Out Loud recitation competition. The state finals are Thursday at the November Theatre.
The Lake Country Outdoor Sportsmen's Show scheduled for March 22 and 23rd has been cancelled.
Petersburg's Sycamore Rouge Theater will observe Black History Month with a performance of the true life story of Elizabeth Keckly.
"Billy Elliot," the musical, opens a five-performance run on Friday night at the Landmark Theater. On Broadway, the show won 10 Tony Awards.