Performing Arts

Museum is directed by UVA associate professor Doug Grissom and features new and seasoned actors alike. Phillip Rodgers (pictured) plays the guard watching over the exhibits.

ARTS Pick: Museum

If you’ve ever joined the hundreds of New York City spectators that flood the MoMA on Free Friday Nights, you know half the fun of modern art is watching the audience react. Tina Howe’s 1976 play Museum paints a meta-picture in bright, absurdist colors that details the chaos and conversation of 30-plus patrons during the […]

Anya Rothman and Evelyn McKenney star as Little Sister and Willa Jo.

ARTS Pick: Getting Near to Baby

The setting is 1960s rural North Carolina and two little girls have come to stay with their batty Aunt Patty in the wake of a younger sibling’s death. Y. York’s play adaptation of Getting Near to Baby offers a poignant look at grief through the eyes of children and adults, as Willa Jo and Little […]