2014-02-12 / Calendar

What’s happening Elsewhere

Thursday, Feb. 13 “Hollywood Costume,” 10 a.m-5 p.m., Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N. Boulevard, Richmond. See items worn in movies such as “The Birds,” “The Wizard of Oz” and “The Dark Knight Rises.” Continues through Feb. 17, $20/ adults, $16/ages 65 and older, $10/students with ID, ages 7-17, free/VMFA members, ages 6 and younger. 340-1400, vmfa.museum. “Cinderella,” 7 p.m., Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage, 600 E. Grace St., Richmond. The Richmond Ballet and the Richmond Symphony perform. Continues through Feb. 16. $20-$125. 592-3400, richmondballet.com. Todd Murray: Croon, 7 p.m., Rhythm Hall – Richmond CenterStage, 600 E. Grace St., Richmond. Enjoy the relaxed sounds of the bigband era. Continues through Feb. 16. $25-$50. richmondcenterstage.com. “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” 7:30 p.m., Virginia Commonwealth University – Singleton Center for the Performing Arts, 922 Park Ave., Richmond. In this adaptation of Ken Kesey’s novel, Randle Patrick McMurphy challenges the dictatorship of the icy Nurse Ratched with his life-affirming spirit. Continues through Feb. 23. $10-$25. arts.vcu.edu. “Tartuffe,” 8 p.m., Sara Belle and Neil November Theatre at Virginia Rep Center, 114 W. Broad St., Richmond. Molière’s comic masterpiece takes a funny and satirical look at religious fanaticism and hypocrisy. Continues through March 9. Part of the Acts of Faith Festival. $30-$46. 282-2620, va-rep.org.

Friday, Feb. 14 Friday for the Arts, 6 p.m., Old Towne Area of Petersburg – Old, Bank, Bollingbrook, River and Sycamore streets, Petersburg. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with art exhibits, concerts or a play. 733-2402, petersburgarea.org. Arena Racing USA, 7:30 p.m. Richmond Coliseum, 601 E. Leigh St., Richmond. Watch as drivers race half-scale stock cars on a onetenth mile track that fits inside a hockey rink. $6-$16. 780-4956, arenaracingusa.com. Gladys Knight, 8 p.m. Landmark Theater, 6 N. Laurel St., Richmond. The Grammy-award winning singer will perform. $67-$87. 745- 3000, landmarktheater.net.

Saturday, Feb. 15 Sheltering Arms 125th Anniversary Celebration, 1-4 p.m., The Grant House, 1008 E. Clay St., Richmond. The former hospital building, now a part of VCU, will host special exhibits, walking tours and historical interpretation by costumed guides, focusing on the historical significance of Sheltering Arms and its impact in the Richmond community. Free. shelteringarms.com/125event. University of Richmond basketball, 7 p.m., University of Richmond, Robins Center, 23 College Drive, Richmond. The Spiders will take on the Fordham University Rams. $12- $22. (877) SPIDER-1, RichmondSpiders.com. Arena Racing USA, 7 p.m. See Feb. 14 listing.

Sunday, Feb. 16 “The Express – The Ernie Davis Story,” 1 p.m., The Byrd Theatre, 2908 W. Cary St., Richmond. Showing includes a special appearance by Willie Lanier, former Kansas City Chiefs middle linebacker and Pro Football Hall of Famer. Sponsored by Bon Secours in celebration of Black History Month. Free. richmond.bonsecours.com. Retired racing greyhound rescue meet and greet, 1-3 p.m., PetSmart, 9870 Brook Road, Glen Allen. Sponsored by Virginia Greyhound Adoption. virginiagreyhounds.org, 266-1476

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