Archive for “Empire Theatre”

A Backstage Marriage Made in Theater Heaven

A recent agreement by Theatre IV and the Barksdale Theater to merge business operations could mean a big boost for Broad Street. The two theater groups have worked together for 10 years, but now are merging all business operations under a new name, The Virginia Repertory Theater. The November (formerly Empire) Theater is undergoing a […]

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The Stinky Cheese Man – Now at the November

My Fair Lady Opens at the Empire

If you hated the movie, don’t fret.  This is live local theater in downtown Richmond.  If that’s not enough to tempt you, think Lerner and Lowe.  If that’s not enough, then pinch yourself and make sure your not dead.  Still with us?  Then get your self down here, if not tonight, then sometime during the holidays. […]

Empire Theater gets 2 Mil

The substance behind Mayor Jones self titled press conference, The Future if Downtown, yesterday was a private donation of two million dollars to the Empire Theatre, which in itself is wonderful.  The RTD story does not mention anything else in the Mayor’s comments the future of downtown.  With a $2 million gift to restore the façade […]

The Future of Downtown


Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – 10 Bucks – Today Only

This from the Downtown Neighborhood Association: Hooray! Attention adults! This one’s not for the kids, but tomorrow Barksdale Theatre will be offering $10 tickets (that’s $36 off) for the Thursday’s performance of the hit show Dirty Rotten Scoundrels! It’s a great chance to see Broadway at the Empire before the show closes on Sunday! Call […]


Dirty Rotten Scoundrels a Smash

The Richmond Times Dispatch gives a glowing review to the Barksdale Theater production now running at the Empire Theatre.

1/2 Price Tickets to Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Spend just $23 for one ticket ($46 value) to see “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” at the Historic Empire Theatre! Not only is “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” one of the newest and funniest musical comedies around, it’s also based on the classic film starring Michael Caine and Steve Martin. Set on and around the breezy beaches of France, […]