Artist, educator and human rights activist Yewande Austin empowers the most vulnerable among us and inspires the next generation of Richmond leaders. more

Sep 4, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

Gallery5 screens Troma Entertainment's 40th-anniversary film series Aug. 22 to Nov. 28. more

Aug 22, 2016 4:50 PM Datebook

Harry Kollatz Jr. discusses the accent he developed for his role as Benjamin Franklin in “Legends & Lies: The Patriots.” more

Jun 21, 2016 1:01 PM Stage & Screen

Actor Paul Wilson will be on hand to answer questions about the film during a screening to showcase the Ashland Theater, which a group of volunteers is working to bring back to life. more

May 4, 2016 12:44 PM Stage & Screen

The Virginia Historical Society on Monday showed the third season premiere of the AMC Revolutionary spy drama "Turn," which blends fact with fiction, following a compelling cast of characters. more

Apr 28, 2016 6:30 PM Stage & Screen

Film impresarios James Parrish and F.T. Rea are inviting regional cineastes to Hardywood on Saturday to party and talk about movies and finding a place to show them. And there'll be plenty of beer. more

Apr 15, 2016 5:30 PM Datebook

The James River Film Festival’s 23rd year runs April 7 to 10 with offerings such as "The Man Who Fell to Earth," starring the late David Bowie; a 30th anniversary showing of "Heavy Metal Parking Lot" and Richmonder JJ McMoon's "Run." more

Apr 7, 2016 10:23 AM Datebook

French director Yann Arthus-Bertrand began as a wildlife photographer in hot air balloons over Kenya. During the past 40 years, he's created monumental films and television series about animals, forests, the oceans — and now, what it is to be human. more

Apr 5, 2016 1:52 PM Stage & Screen

A premiere by Mexican-born choreographer Edgar Zendejas, the Latin Ballet’s interpretation Edgar Allan Poe's writing, the Church Hill Irish Festival and an EP release by Richmond indie pop trio My Darling Fury are among this weekend’s highlights. more

Mar 16, 2016 4:00 PM Arts

Pentagram performs at The Broadberry on March 11, along with King Giant, Night Magic and Stone Woman. more

Mar 7, 2016 3:27 PM Datebook

From Sourcebook 2016: Three visionaries draw inspiration from Yemen, Belgium and New Orleans more

Feb 19, 2016 9:43 AM Arts

Afrikana festival showcases films ‘by and about people of color from across the globe.’ more

Feb 17, 2016 9:37 AM Stage & Screen

The co-creator and executive producer of 'Mercy Street' talks about the new PBS show she likes to call 'Gone with the Wind' meets 'M*A*S*H.' more

Jan 15, 2016 5:13 PM , Stage & Screen

Jim Bridger, played by Will Poulter, was one of the two men who abandoned Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) in the wilderness, as depicted in the film. He is also credited with finding the Great Salt Lake in Utah, among other discoveries. more

Jan 13, 2016 10:43 AM Stage & Screen

After a $4.1 million restoration, Hopewell theater seeks to expand its audience more

Jan 12, 2016 9:14 AM Arts

"Epitaph for a Darling Lady" by North Carolina-based artist Stacy Lynn Waddell shown at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond through Jan. 8 more

Nov 18, 2015 5:07 PM Datebook

Two projects filmed in and around Richmond, Meg Ryan's "Ithaca" and the new PBS series "Mercy Street," set in a Civil War-era hospital, are part of the line-up announced today by the Virginia Film Festival. more

Sep 29, 2015 6:17 PM Arts

The Fifth Annual Virginia Commonwealth University Southern Film Festival shows the tangled interrelations of its musical heritage and its presentation in film. more

Sep 10, 2015 5:25 PM Arts

Director Peter Bogdanovich describes the way "The Third Man" became a great film as a series of happy accidents with all involved at the height of their powers. Joseph Cotten, playing writer Holly Martins, is one of a powerful cast. more

Aug 27, 2015 1:40 PM Arts

Clay McLeod Chapman wrote "The Boy," which premiered Friday in L.A and goes to video-on-demand. He and Hanna Cheek are coming for their monologue performance showcase "The Pumpkin Pie Show," and a piece Chapman wrote for Cheek, "Commencement." more

Aug 17, 2015 2:42 PM Arts

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