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5 Things

Can you feel it in the air? Things to do! There so many haps this weekend that it was hard for us to choose just five. YET CHOOSE WE DID.

Jessica Lang Dance at Modlin Center this Friday

We humbly spoke to internationally-acclaimed choreographer Jessica Lang about her dance company’s upcoming performance.

5 Things

Fall is sort of here! Let us embrace it with sweatshirts and cookies and dancing and more dancing!

5 Things

If you’re just now coming down off your high about VCU’s win against Drexel, you’ve arrived at a good time. This weekend is chock full of events so you can bide time before VCU’s round-one face off in the NCAA Tournament. There are mummies, funnies, a cool artisan expo, plus more. It’s time for 5 Things!

Esperanza Spalding – showmanship without the fluff

Wednesday night, Grammy Award winning bassist Esperanza Spalding performed with her group “Chamber Music Society” at The University of Richmond.

Modlin Center for the Arts: Jazz to the west

For the second year in a row, The Modlin Center for the Arts is a most gracious sponsor of RVAJazzfest. If you’ve ever been to a performance of any sort at Modlin, you likely have been stunned by the beautiful collegiate gothic architecture inside the long hallway connecting Modlin, which houses the theater and visual arts department, to Booker Hall, where the music department and Camp Concert Hall are situated.

Vijay Iyer: Intellect Meets Creativity

by Dean Christesen Pianist Vijay Iyer’s latest release, Tragicomic, has seen the tops of numerous Best of 2008 lists. The album features his trio (with Stephan Crump on bass and Marcus Gilmore on drums) and quartet (add Rudresh Mahanthappa on alto saxophone) and is a spectacle of brilliant compositions paired with masterful playing on both […]