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John Kelly

November 08, 2012
The 25th Anniversary Virginia Film Festival set records on a number of fronts.
October 10, 2012
The Virginia Film Festival has added five major film releases to the lineup for its 25th Anniversary Program, Nov. 1-4. Tickets for these films go on sale Friday.
September 20, 2012
Filmmakers will have a chance to write, cast, shoot, edit and screen an original short film in 72 hours with the return of the Virginia Film Festival’s popular Adrenaline Film Project.
September 05, 2012
From Ionesco’s “Rhinoceros” to Moss and Hart’s “You Can’t Take It With You,” the new season from the U.Va. Drama Department explores conformity and those who dare to be different. The season will climax with the grand debut of the new Caplin Theatre.
June 06, 2012
June 6, 2012 — The Virginia Film Festival has issued a call for entries, inviting filmmakers to submit feature films, documentaries, shorts, animation and experimental works for consideration for its upcoming 25th anniversar
May 17, 2012
History will be both made and celebrated this summer when Heritage Theatre Festival presents a one-time-only, single-show "season" featuring the beloved musical "1776."
April 17, 2012
April 17, 2012 — The Virginia Film Festival announced today that it is expanding its Community Outreach and Education programs to include a new high school filmmaking competition.
April 05, 2012
April 5, 2012 — The University of Virginia Drama Department is peeling back the layers of one of the most oft-told love stories with a new production of "Romeo and Juliet."
March 27, 2012
March 27, 2012 — The Virginia Film Festival has announced the dates for its upcoming 25th anniversary year. The 2012 festival will take place Nov. 1 to 4.
March 13, 2012
March 13, 2012 — George Brant's drama "Elephant's Graveyard," opening March 21 at Culbreth Theatre, will serve as the centerpiece of the University of Virginia's four-day celebration of the art of the American circus – and the career of circus expert LaVahn Hoh, a