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Blacklist Burlesque pays tribute to Jim Henson Saturday night at Richmond CenterStage (ticket giveaway!)

If you remember the original Muppet Show (or at least the Weezer video for "Keep Fishin'") you surely recall that those episodes revolved around a scrappy crew of entertainers putting together a Saturday Night Live-style variety show. And in their tribute to the work of Jim Henson, hitting the stage at CenterStage's Gottwald Playhouse this Saturday night, Blacklist Burlesque will revive the spirit of the Muppet Show to bring you a variety of entertainments with a more adult-oriented focus!

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Why we love Serial - before (and after) hearing the last episode

We’re all a little obsessed with crime. Be it televised procedurals or mob films, there’s a thrill to getting a glimpse inside the investigations and crimes themselves. With this in mind, Serial’s appeal and success came as no surprise.

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Tickets for Neutral Milk Hotel's "last tour for the Foreseeable Future" at the Jefferson Theatre on sale now

Better hurry up folks--at 10 AM, one of the best bands of the last 30 years put tickets up for sale on for their Jefferson Theater show in April.

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Byrlesque at The Byrd returns this weekend with third annual 'Holidays at the Movies' performance (Ticket giveaway!)

This Sunday, Santa's naughty list gets a whole lot naughtier, as Deanna Danger Productions returns to The Byrd's stage for their third annual Byrlesque At the Byrd: Holidays At the Movies performance.

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RVA Central Show puts collaborative local talent on stage unfiltered

If you want to see Richmond in its unfiltered, underground glory, it’s time we introduce you to the RVA Central Show.

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Brews & Burlesque crafts a worthy sendoff for hostess Dev L. Ish Friday at Strangeways (Ticket Giveaway!)

Those who've become familiar with the monthly Brews & Burlesque events at Strangeways Brewing, presented by comical neo-burlesque troupe Those Freaking Weirdos, have no doubt become familiar with Dev L. Ish.

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Suicide Girls bring their unique burlesque experience to the National 11/11

“[Burlesque] is about the sexy strip tease, the art of strip tease and seduction. But ours also has an element of humor to it, with a pop culture focus," said Missy Suicide, founder of suicidegirls.com and organizer behind the Suicide Girls' Blackheart Burlesque Tour.

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Virginia UkeFest brings national talent to Richmond's bustling Americana scene

“I’m really interested in pushing boundaries with the ukulele," said Stuart Fuchs, a local multi-instrumentalist and ukulele enthusiast ahead of UkeFest Virginia this weekend. "[I'm excited about] really expanding the music of the ukulele to try and bring something to it that wasn’t done before.”

The third annual UkeFest Virginia will take place from Friday, November 7th through Saturday, November 8th at the Cultural Arts Center in Glen Allen.

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(T)High Anxiety pays burlesque tribute to Mel Brooks at CenterStage Saturday (ticket giveaway!)

Blacklist Burlesque is back with a brand-new burlesque tribute to a cultural icon. Fresh off the success of their Game Of Thrones: Burlesque Is Coming tribute, Blacklist producer Moxie LaBouche and her gang of talented performers are back at it with a tribute to legendary comedy auteur Mel Brooks!

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The National's new ownership promises bigger and better changes

A considerable amount of buzz was created in the last few last weeks when AEG Live, a Los Angeles-based entertainment group, announced it had acquired the National and the Norva.

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Mayan Sundances rule via #RichmondFolkFestival

If you have an Instagram account and live in Richmond, you probably saw footage of the Richmond Folk Festival this weekend - and if you missed the best part, you're in luck because we've got it below...

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Game Of Thrones Burlesque returns for an encore performance at CenterStage Sunday (ticket giveaway!)

Based on the temperatures lately, it seems that winter really is coming, so it's very apt that the Game Of Thrones Burlesque performance that delighted all comers back at the beginning of last month has returned from its tour of the East Coast with a special encore performance at Richmond CenterStage this Sunday!

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Slash Coleman shares his stranger-than-fiction life stories at the VMFA Friday

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts will open its doors during First Friday to showcase the talent of Richmond native Slash Coleman, as he tells stories from his book The Bohemian Love Diaries.

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The Foo Fighters will play Richmond 9/17, and you probably can't go

In a still-unannounced show, The Foo Fighters will play the National on Sept 17th. The only way you can go, though, is if you participated in the crowdhoster online fundraiser.

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Burlesque Is Coming! Game Of Thrones burlesque tribute conquers RVA this weekend (Ticket giveaway!)

Fantasy nerds, HBO fans, and lovers of scantily clad ladies unite: Winter Burlesque Is Coming! This weekend, TFW producer extraordinaire Moxie LaBouche will be presenting two different performances of a burlesque/comedy tribute to Game Of Thrones, right here in RVA.

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RVA Cabaret unites local burlesque community to raise money for Gallery 5 this Friday (Ticket giveaway!)

The RVA Cabaret are taking it up a notch for their latest production. Known as The Mega Show, this production pulls out all the stops, bringing together top talents from all over the Richmond burlesque community to help support Gallery 5!

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Brews & Burlesque Partners With Richmond Brewery Tours For Double The Sudsy Goodness! (Ticket Giveaway!)

Brews & Burlesque, the monthly union between Strangeways Brewing and Those Freaking Weirdos, has added a new partner to the mix beginning with their August edition. Richmond Brewery Tours are the finest local purveyors of the brewery tour experience, providing patrons with a trip to multiple breweries in the Richmond metropolitan area, including guided tours, souvenirs, refreshments, and more.

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Classical Revolution RVA Reinvigorates Classical Music for the Masses

If you’re looking to enjoy classical music in Richmond in a more relaxed scene, look no further. Classical Revolution RVA is an organization which aims to make classical music more accessible to all by playing in local bars, cafes, and other unexpected places.

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Brews & Burlesque Kicks Off Strangeways One-Year Anniversary Weekend With Scantily Clad Hijinks (Ticket Giveaway!)

Ladies and gentlemen, Those Freaking Weirdos are bringing their monthly extravaganza, Brews & Burlesque, to Strangeways Brewing this Friday night--just in time to kick off Strangeways' One-Year Anniversary Celebration!

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Let's Get Rocked Brings Hair-Metal Burlesque To Gallery 5 This Friday (Ticket Giveaway!)

It's time to put the 90s revival on pause for at least one night--this Friday at Gallery 5, a crew of 13 RVA burlesque dancers will take us back to the 80s, when hair metal ruled the airwaves and clouds of AquaNet filled the air above LA's Sunset Strip.

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