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Virginia Arts Festival brought magic to the Chrysler Hall stage last weekend with Birmingham Royal Ballet’s production of Romeo and Juliet. Arts reporter Rebecca Evans shares her thoughts on the peformance.

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The Virginia Arts Festival kicked off their 22nd season with Bernstein at 100, a tribute to famed composer, conductor, and teacher Leonard Bernstein. 

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Diapers and balloons fell from the ceiling of the Goode Theatre last weekend with the launch of VAF Fringe at ODU. Arts reporter Rebecca Evans explains.

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Last week, the Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra performed music written and inspired by Baroque composer François Couperin.

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The Virginia Opera opened its production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Harrison Opera House in Norfolk, Febraury 9-13.  

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Last weekend the Virginia Symphony Orchestra performed Songs of Freedom under conductor Benjamin Rous at the TCC Roper Performing Arts Center. Arts reporter Rebecca Evans offers her review.

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Generic Theater opened their regional premiere of the play Jack Goes Boating last weekend. Local critic Rebecca Evans offers her review.

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Virginia Stage Company opened their annual production of Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol last weekend at the Wells Theatre in downtown Norfolk. A Christmas Carol is often credited with sparking the concept of “holiday spirit.”

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