Category: The November Theatre at Virginia Rep Center

Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart

PBS this Month American Masters Documentary: Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart Just ahead of the opening of Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun as part of our Signature Season, PBS presents the new feature-length documentary, Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart, which examines Hansberry’s life and work using a remarkable collection of archival footage, home movies, rare photos …

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Shakespeare Pre-Show Menus – Tarrant’s and Max’s

Experience some of Richmond’s best restaurants by dining at Max’s or Tarrant’s in Downtown Richmond. Now through October 8th at both restaurants, you can enjoy a delicious meal inspired by Virginia Rep’s production of Shakespeare in Love. Check out the special menus below!       Max’s Libations Much a Woo Woo About Nothing – …

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Auditions for A Raisin in the Sun

A​ ​RAISIN​ ​IN​ ​THE​ ​SUN A​ ​PLAY​ ​BY​ ​LORRAINE​ ​HANSBERRY DIRECTION BY TAWNYA PETTIFORD-WATES Auditions will be held on Sunday,​ ​September​ ​24,​ ​2017​ ​from​ ​6-10 p.m.​ at Virginia Rep’s November Theatre, 114 West Broad St. Auditions are by appointment​ ​only. Please​ ​e-mail​ ​casting@virginiarep.org​ ​to​ ​request​ ​an​ ​appointment​. Include​ ​RAISIN​ ​-​ ​AUDITION​ ​REQUEST​ in​ ​the​ ​subject​ …

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Playwright’s Note: The End of War

The following note appears in the playbill for The End of War, onstage at the November Theatre through March 26th, 2017. When I set out to write the novel, The End of War, the source material for this play, I had in mind a Greek tragedy. The book was designed to mimic classic theatrical structure: three Olympian …

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