As the Workhouse Arts Center grows, plans are in the works for a state-of-the-art 350 seat theater in building W-12 with a new amphitheater adjacent it. But why wait?! The Workhouse already offers a wonderful variety of performing events throughout the year in the new 100-seat theater in the W-3, the W-16 Gallery, and seasonally in our Performance Tent in the quad!
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LIVE onstage! When Scrooge, the owner of a hotel, decides that his employees can’t have the day off to enjoy Christmas with their families, Santa (in disguise), decides it is time for a change. Santa sends The Spirit of Christmas to visit Scrooge and show him his past, present and future. Will Scrooge’s heart change? You will have to come and enjoy this wonderful original adaptation by the well-known Producer/Director/Playwright, Vianlix Mestey, to discover the answer. Let's make this Christmas one that Scrooge will never forget! Running time 75 minutes with one intermission, appropriate for all ages.
Award-winning World Music Instrumentalist Tom Teasley performs original music, solo percussion and multimedia art in a collaborative live performance by critically-acclaimed Jane Franklin Dance exploring the relationship of music, rhythm and movement inspired by the Dadaist movement, in particular the films of artists Viking Eggeling and Hans Richter. Works to include Nine Muses, Symphonie Diagonal, Rhythmus 21, Secrets and Aurora Borealis. Each rhythmically abstract work features dancers from Jane Franklin Dance, an original score performed live by Tom Teasley with multimedia elements complementing the performance.
This concert is made possible through the support of the Virginia Commission for the Arts and support from VMFA.
This performance will be in the W-3 Theatre
date: Sat Jan 10, 2015
Time: 7pm, doors open 30 minutes prior
Just in time for Mardi Gras! Our musical romp through the Big Easy celebrates the Golden Age of Jazz! Join our cabaret ‘krewe’ on a virtual parade down Bourbon Street, with both classic and contemporary songs from the stage and screen that evoke the spirit of the famed French Quarter! Ticket price includes planche campagnarde. A la carte cash bar available in venue.
Some of Broadway’s most beloved characters and some of its most memorable music are written for the leading ladies. In honor of Women’s History Month, our cabaret vocalists will bring some of the best female characters to life on the Workhouse stage! Our songbook will span nearly a century of music from the stage and screen, as the character of the leading lady evolved through the decades. Ticket price includes planche campagnarde. A la carte cash bar available in venue.
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