The renowned opera singer performs with the Richmond Symphony May 18. Read more


The director helms the Virginia Opera production of “Madama Butterfly” at the Carpenter Theatre March 24 and 31. Read more

Stage & Screen

The Virginia Opera stages "Street Scene," touted as the first truly "American opera," Oct. 12 and 14. Read more


The case for a Virginia Music Hall of Fame Read more

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Firehouse Theatre's operatic production takes flight with modern touches and precision. Read more

Stage & Screen

Sarah Kate Walston's an opera soprano. Her husband J. Roddy's a Southern-flavored rocker. Dec. 3 they'll perform in shows across the street from each other. Read more


The RVA Loves R&J Festival brings a week of activities to Richmond, highlighted by two unique performances of "Romeo & Juliet" performed by the Richmond Ballet and Virginia Opera. Read more


A compilation of events, music, exhibitions and stage performances throughout Richmond in August Read more



Photo by Elmo Thamm

A guide to summer outdoor concert season, in Richmond and around Virginia. Read more

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Courtesy of Des Moines Metro Opera

Virginia Opera is going back to its roots with Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata, which was part of the company’s inaugural season in 1975. Read more



Lucid Frame Productions for Virginia Opera

A new production of Sweeney Todd, the Tony Award-winning Stephen Sondheim musical about a murderous barber and his pie-making partner in crime, will make its East Coast premiere as it opens Virginia Opera’s 40th anniversary season. Read more

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