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Virginia Arts Festival
  • 440 Bank Street, Clay & Jay Barr Education Center, , Norfolk, VA 23510
  • P: (757) 282-2800
  • District: Town Center
Since 1997, the Virginia Arts Festival has transformed the cultural scene in southeastern Virginia, presenting great performers from around the world to local audiences and making this historic, recreation-rich region a cultural destination for visitors from across the United States and around the world. The Festival has presented numerous U.S. and regional premieres, and regularly commissions new works of music, dance, and theater from some of today’s most influential composers, choreographers and playwrights. The Festival’s arts education programs reach tens of thousands of area schoolchildren each year through student matinees, in-school performances, artists’ residencies, master classes and demonstrations.
Attucks Jazz Club: Robin Eubanks, trombone
February 8, 2020

“In his hands the trombone is transformed from an aging relic of big band days into a youthful augur of the future.”

Hong Kong Ballet Alice (in wonderland) with Virginia Symphony Orchestra
April 17, 2020

Get ready for a wild ride down the rabbit hole! When choreographer and director Septime Webre joined the Hong Kong Ballet in 2017,...