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Family Arts Day Celebration at Modlin Center

Family Arts Day Celebration featuring eighth blackbird Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. (performance), free activities beginning at 12:30pm Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music, University of Richmond Join the Modlin Center for the Arts and the University of Richmond Museums for the annual Family Arts Day Celebration, an art-centered family fun day […]

Free jazz concert by Dave Esleck Trio tonight

David Esleck Trio Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music (University of Richmond) Free When the David Esleck trio performs, surprises are in store. The grand tradition of jazz piano – Scott Joplin, Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson, Bud Powell, Bill Evans, and many more – are filtered through […]

University of Richmond Modlin Center Announces New Director

The University of Richmond, has announced its new director, Deborah Sommers. She will replace former executive director Kathy Panoff.  UR’s The Collegian reports: She will take on her new position July 1. Sommers will be responsible for a number of performances and events at the Modlin Center including: the 45-event Great Performances Series, three main […]

UR’s Modlin Center Update – November

The University of Richmond’s Modlin Center has provided the following info regarding their upcoming events for the month of November. Lionheart offers early classics and new works for men’s voices Lionheart is one of America’s leading ensembles in vocal chamber music. This all-male sextet is best known for its interpretation of medieval and Renaissance a […]

Review of Tim Robbins’ ’1984′ at UR’s Modlin Center

Tim Robbins is one of my favorite actors who’s moved from a role of acting into a role of producing with his theater performance of “1984″ based on the popular novel by George Orwell. The Times-Dispatch had the opportunity to interview Mr. Robbins. “Big Brother was allowed to arrest you without charge . . . […]

UR Modlin Center for the Arts – October Update

Here’s the latest (October) update from the University of Richmond’s Modlin Center for the Arts: The latest from actor-director Tim Robbins Less than two years ago, The Actors’ Gang visited Richmond with the heart-wrenching stories of Death Row inmates in The Exonerated. Known for creating bold, original works for the stage and daring reinterpretations of […]