Henrico County entertainment

CSz Richmond to operate as nonprofit

CSz Richmond, an improvisational comedy theater in Henrico's West End, has reorganized and is now operating as an independent nonprofit known as Yes Balloon. As such, the organization will organize and produce all shows and educational programs held at its locatioat 8906-H West Broad Street, in the Gold's Gym Plaza. The programs will continue to operate under the CSz Richmond name.
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Deadline nears for ‘Henrico Live’ ticket purchase

Henrico Theatre is bringing a variety of shows and performers to their Henrico Live Season. Season three includes five shows from September 2016 through May 2017.

The season kicks off Sept. 16 with the Jaimee Paul Band. Influenced by Gospel and Blues, and cultivating a special place in her heart for jazz, she has recently recorded and toured with stars like Kelly Clarkson, Wynonna, Dolly Parton, and Don Henley.

Hypnotist Dan Lornitis appears Nov. 18 and Americana duo Wild Ponies perform Jan. 20, 2017.
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CAT Theatre announces cast for October show

CAT Theatre and director Stephen Ryan of CAT's "I'll Be Back Before Midnight" this week announced the cast members for the show, which will run Oct. 14-29.

Jan, a young wife recovering from a recent nervous breakdown, will be played by Catherine Wright. Jan’s controlling, academic husband, Greg, will be played by Adrian Grantz. While recovering in a remote cabin, the neighbor, George, played by Bill Blair, drops in to share stories of life in these woods.

Meanwhile, Greg's sister, Laura, played by Nicole Morris, arrives under the guise of assisting Jan’s recovery. A number of mysterious events occur – but maybe it’s all in Jan’s head.
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Cultural Arts Center announces 2016 fall class schedule

Classes about culinary arts, fiber arts, visual and performance arts are among those being offered by The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen during the coming months. The center announced its fall class schedule this week; a full list of offerings is available online at http://bit.ly/2bBf6Kq. Registration for all classes is now open

"We are very proud of the breadth and depth of our instructional programs," said Arts Center President K Alferio. "Whether you're eight or 80, a novice painter or an expert photographer, we've got something for you."
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Herman’s Hermits’ Peter Noone to play Henrico Theatre July 23

Herman's Hermits star Peter Noone will perform his greatest hits at the Henrico Theatre in Highland Springs at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 23.

In addition to his singing fame, Noone, an icon of the British Invasion, also starred on TV and in movies. He will sign autographs after the show in the lobby of the theater, which now boasts a new state-of-the-art sound and lighting system, donated by Donna Dean Stevens and Jayson Stevens.
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Cultural Arts Center announces 2016-17 schedules

Returning favorites, new acts and new dining options highlight the 2016-17 Center Season and 2nd Stage schedules at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen.

CACGA's Center Season performance series will return Sept. 10 with Capitol Steps (pictured), an audience favorite that brings a unique blend of music and political comedy to the Sara Belle November Stage. The Acrobats of Cirque-tacular will perform Oct. 22, showcasing their troupe of aerialists, acrobats and contortionists.
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CAT’s 53rd season opens with new directors

The Chamberlayne Actors Theatre recently announced its director picks for the upcoming 2016-2017 season. Three of the four directors chosen will be working with CAT for the first time.

Steven W. Ryan will be making his first professional directorial debut with his production of “I’ll Be Back Before Midnight” (Oct. 14-29). Ryan has been a locally known actor since the late 1990s.

Zachary Owen will direct “Wishing Well” (Jan. 20-Feb. 4, 2017). Owen is currently assistant director and head of sound for CAT’s summer offering, “Don’t Cry For Me Margaret Mitchell.”
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Villa to host ‘Bluegrass Ball’ May 14

St. Joseph’s Villa’s 22nd annual Bluegrass Ball will take place Saturday, May 14 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will be live music by Whiskey Rebellion and The Slack Family Bluegrass Band, as well as a corn hole tournament with prizes, BBQ from White House Catering, drinks, a Kids Corral and more.

The emcee will be NBC12 meteorologist Andrew Freiden. The event will be held rain or shine.
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CAT Theatre announces its 53rd season

CAT Theatre will present four shows during its 53rd season, which begins this fall. All four shows will be Richmond-area premieres, including one world premiere by a local playwright.

The season will feature:

I’ll Be Back Before Midnight, by Peter Colley – Oct. 14-29;

The Wishing Well, by Maryland playwright Jon Klein – Jan. 20-Feb. 4, 2017;
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The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen’s 2nd Stage season continues with An Evening of 20s-40s Jazz featuring Antique Melody Show at 7 p.m. AMS is a nostalgic journey into early-American, post-parlor era music that laid the groundwork for speakeasy and lounge divas of the 1920s, 30s and 40s, such as Annette Henshaw, Billie Holiday and Ruth Etting. AMS also touts a few original tunes reminiscent of the same genre. CACGA’s 2nd Stage series highlights a different musical genre monthly on Fridays. Tickets are $17 to $21. Beverages and dinner are available for purchase from DeFazio’s Catering. For details, call 261-ARTS or visit http://www.artsglenallen.com. Full text

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