Pollak Prizes for Excellence in the Arts

A Reynolds Gallery exhibition offers perspective on the life and work of Richmond artist and educator Theresa Pollak. Read more


The Pollak Prizes are our little something for Richmond, a little something that has lasted longer than we ever imagined. Read more

20 years of the Pollak Prizes Read more


We caught up with a few past Pollaks honorees to see what they’re up to these days. Read more


Vince Gilligan’s Hollywood dreams started in Virginia. Read more


Tuesday Verses leader Lorna Pinckney leaves a lasting impression. Read more


Awareness Art Ensemble brought island vibes to Richmond. Read more

Arts 4 Comments

Film, theater and television actor/director D.L. Hopkins is addicted to audiences. Read more


Artist Thomas Van Auken aims to show the world as it is. Read more


Your guide to what's good for the week ahead Read more

As a musician, educator and record-label founder, Bill McGee has changed lives. Read more


Author Howard Owen will appear at a book launch for "The Devil's Triangle" on July 12, 6 p.m. at Chop Suey Books Read more


Starr Foster Dance Project reprises "LEVITATE" at The Basement at TheatreLAB Jan. 14 and 15. Read more

Stage & Screen

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. Read more


A fond farewell to an art maker, teacher, builder. Read more

NEWS & FEATURES 1 Comments

Three Richmond novelists in the past months have published books dealing with characters who are pretty fly. Read more


Now out on Seattle’s Ladies Choice Records, the Richmond-based world music and jazz collective's "X Years" release is "music for the mind, booty and spirit!" says founding member Tim Harding. Read more


The musical is called Gypsy, but the real star is Rose, the archetypal stage mother bent on achieving stardom for her daughters (one of whom gains fame as burlesque performer Gypsy Rose Lee). Read more


This year's Pollak Prizes reception was held at Dogtown Dance Theatre on Oct. 26, with awards given for applied arts, dance, film, photography, emerging artist and lifetime achievement. Read more


The winners of the 18th annual Theresa Pollak Prizes for Excellence in the Arts, as selected by our panelists Read more


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