Recent Articles by

John Kelly

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
January 24, 2012
January 23, 2011 — Local residents are invited to experience the thrills and surprises of the 84th Academy Awards on Feb. 26 at Charlottesville's own "Oscar Night America" party. 
January 12, 2012
January 12, 2012 – Heritage Theatre Festival will help celebrate an important Charlottesville milestone this summer by reviving one of the most popular historical musicals of all time.
January 03, 2012
January 3, 2012 — The Virginia Film Festival has received a $20,000 grant from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to help fund its education and outreach programs.
November 09, 2011
November 9, 2011 — The 24th annual Virginia Film Festival, which concluded Sunday, made history with a record 27 sold-out screenings.
October 05, 2011
October 5, 2011 — The Virginia Film Festival returns for its 24th year from Nov. 3-6, featuring a lineup of more than 100 films and a long list of special guests.