Monday, December 5, 2022

The Arts

Greater First Colony Art Trail Scheduled For December 4 In Williamsburg

JAMES CITY —Greater First Colony, a community along the Greensprings corridor in James City County, will host its second annual Art Trail on Sunday, December 4. The event will run from 11am to 5pm and offer an opportunity to...

New Art Exhibit Opening At Williamsburg Winery

JAMES CITY-Williamsburg Winery, in collaboration with The Art People, will hold an opening reception for its latest art exhibition, “Art at Wessex Hundred: Winter Romance” on Thursday, December 1, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in Susan Constant Hall. The event is...

Exhibit Created By CNU Professor Examines Human Toll Of Racist Housing Policies

NEWPORT NEWS-- A multi-media exhibition created by a Christopher Newport University professor entitled “Living Apart: Geography of Segregation in the 21st Century,” will be showcased in the Fleming Gallery at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Virginia Beach. The...

Fall 2023 Opening Anticipated For New Performing Arts Facilities At William & Mary

WILLIAMSBURG-College of William & Mary students and faculty as well as members of the community can expect to enjoy new performing arts facilities next year. The college anticipates a fall 2023 opening for Phi Beta Kappa Memorial Hall, which is...

New Mural Debuts In Williamsburg’s Midtown Row

WILLIAMSBURG – Food Lion is not normally where one goes to view fine art, but that’s where the Williamsburg Public Art Council’s first commissioned mural was unveiled at a recent ceremony attended by city leaders, members of the Art...

Newport News Looking For Artists To Paint Yard District Mural

NEWPORT NEWS—The City of Newport News recently announced the release of a new commission opportunity for qualified artists and artist-teams to create a public mural in the Downtown Newport News Yard District. The city is accepting proposals for a 3,900-square-foot...

Kathleen Turner Brings One-Woman Show To Hampton

HAMPTON—Actor, author, director, teacher, and Hollywood legend Kathleen Turner, who is famous for her roles in blockbuster movies including “Romancing the Stone,” “Jewel of the Nile,” “Prizzi’s Honor,” and “Peggy Sue Got Married,” as well as the voice of...

Melissa Orendorff Art Offers Upcycled Paper Collage and Fabric Pieces For The Holidays

WILLIAMSBURG-Melissa Orendorff created her small business, Melissa Orendorff Art, three years ago after she was invited to participate in a Thanksgiving art show held at Art House on Bacon in Williamsburg. She quickly developed a fanbase with her upcycled...

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Hampton Mayor Delivers State Of The City Address

HAMPTON—On Thursday, December 1, more than 500 people gathered at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton to hear the State of the City...

Urban Air Adventure Park Slated To Open In Newport News In 2023

NEWPORT NEWS-Urban Air Adventure Park, an indoor amusement facility, has been given the go-ahead to open a location on the Peninsula. On November 22, the...

The Georgia Peach Boutique Opening In Hilton Village

NEWPORT NEWS-Holiday shoppers searching for home décor and women’s clothing gifts have a new option to check out in Hilton Village. The George Peach...