Gottwald Playhouse @ Dominion Arts Center

6 Sat

Global Summer Institute of Music: A Day with Nelita True

Richmond, VA
United States
Doors at 9:00 AM, Show at 10:00 AM
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INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: July 26, 2016 5:16 PM to August 6, 2016 10:00 AM

About Nelita True:

Since Nelita True made her debut at age seventeen with the Chicago Symphony in Orchestra Hall
and her New York debut with the Julliard Orchestra in Avery Fisher Hall, her career has taken her to the major cities of
Western and Eastern Europe, Indonesia, Korea, Japan, Mexico, Iceland, New Zealand, Brazil, Australia, Canada, India, and to
Hong Kong and Singapore, as well as all fifty states in America. She was a visiting professor at the St. Petersburg Conservatory
in Russia, performing and conducting master classes and has been in the People's Republic of China more than 20 performing more
than 20 times for recitals and master classes. She has played recitals on French national television and on Australian national radio.
Her most recent recital in Boston was cited as one of the "Ten Best Classical Performances of the Year." This past fall, she made her debut
in India. Schedule:

  • 10am - 12pm: Lecture/Workshop: "Can't Our Students Do More on Their Own?" + Q&A session

  • 12pm - 2pm: Lunch (on your own)

  • 2pm - 3pm: Lecture/Workshop: "Technique Through Listening"

  • 3pm - 5pm: Piano Masterclass with Nelita True (3 students selected, repertoire TBD)

Please join us at 7:00 pm for a special GSIM faculty showcase concert

13 Sat

Burlesque is Coming

Richmond, VA
United States
Doors at 8:00 PM, Show at 9:00 PM
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ADVANCED: $15.00

ADVANCED Public Onsale: June 20, 2016 1:40 PM to August 13, 2016 9:00 PM

All seats general admission.Mature audiences ages 18 and over.What do you get when you combine burlesque dancers, comedians, and the most popular book series and television show of the decade? Burlesque is Coming, the only burlesque tribute to the A Song of Ice And Fire books personally approved by author George R. R. Martin. The national tour, now in its third year, actually goes to Mr. Martin's theater in Santa Fe to play for the man himself.
Don't miss this rare chance to see the houses of Richmonde, DeeCee and Bawlmer as they invade Cambridge with tantalizing teases, farcical follies, and more.

  • Bella La Blanc

  • Cherie Sweetbottom

  • Dante the Inferno

  • Mina Corbeau

  • Moxie LaBouche

  • Xander Lovecraft

  • Hosted by Ray Bullock.

No one will be seated during the harrowing Mountain vs Red Viper duel sequence.

600 E. Grace St.
Richmond, VA
United States
On the second floor of the Dominion Arts Center's Dorothy Pauley Square, the 200-seat Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse provides an intimate space for close encounters with top regional and local talent. The enchanting space contains a revolutionary flexible seating arrangement with folding risers that can accommodate every performance. Comfortable chairs flank the sides of the theater, and movable, cushioned stadium-seating provides patrons a full view of the stage area while performance hall-quality acoustics and state-of-the-art lighting bolster every entertainer’s experience. A second configuration allows for the performance stage to be in the center of the theater, making even patrons in the back row feel within reach of the performers. Despite its small size, the Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse has state-of-the-art lighting and performance hall-quality acoustics.