The 19th Annual Theresa Pollak Prizes for Excellence in the Arts

The author of a best-selling book, a veteran singer-songwriter and the founders of a remarkable theater company are among the honorees in our 19th annual arts awards.



El Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) will be held Oct. 30 at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen in conjunction with the Latin Ballet of Virginia. more

Oct 28, 2016 10:12 AM Datebook

A new public art project connects Manchester to downtown. more

Oct 28, 2016 8:40 AM Arts

Clay McLeod Chapman, writer, playwright and performer, returns home to sign his latest creation: a vampire story set during the Richmond Theater Fire of 1811. more

Oct 26, 2016 11:35 AM Arts

"The Queen of Bluegrass" chats about her upcoming show at Hopewell's Beacon Theatre, her passion for the stage and her newest projects. more

Oct 26, 2016 8:30 AM Music

The Central Virginia Celtic Festival & Highland Games take over the Richmond Raceway Complex Oct. 22-23. more

Oct 20, 2016 11:10 AM Datebook

The Insane Inflatable 5K lands at the Meadow Event Park Oct. 22. more

Oct 19, 2016 8:45 AM Datebook

Featuring work by contemporary creators of all kinds, the CURRENT Art Fair will be broadcasting in Scott's Addition Oct. 20-22. more

Oct 18, 2016 8:30 AM Galleries

Richmond’s own Slash Coleman has adapted his book, "The Bohemian Love Diaries," into a screenplay; Tuesday, a panel of actors present it during a staged reading at Firehouse Theatre. more

Oct 17, 2016 1:05 PM Stage & Screen

Actor Thomas Mikal Ford died this week at age 52. Many remember him from the '90s sitcom “Martin,” but fewer may know of the role that brought him to Richmond for two days last year. more

Oct 14, 2016 1:57 PM Arts

View a collection of Thomas Jefferson's papers and other artifacts at the Virginia Historical Society through January. more

Oct 14, 2016 8:45 AM Datebook