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UVA Basketball

Tuesday, December 16th 2014 - 12:00 am
at John Paul Jones Arena
295 Massie Road

Enjoy UVA men’s and women’s basketball at John Paul Jones Arena this season from now through March 1st. Get the schedule here.

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McCormick Observatory Public Night

Friday, December 19th 2014 - 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
at McCormick Observatory
600 McCormick Rd

This Friday is public night at McCormick Observatory from 9-11pm. Each public night includes observing with all of the telescopes (weather permitting), audio-visual presentations, museum exhibits, and tours of the Observatory. Please call (434) 243-1885 for the Public Night Information Line.

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The Nutcracker Suite

Saturday, December 20th 2014 - 12:00 am
at V. Earl Dickinson Building for Humanities, Fine Arts & Social Sciences
501 College Drive

At the V. Earl Dickinson building at PVCC Saturday, December 20th at 11:00am and 3:30pm and Sunday December 21st at 2:00pm and 5:00pm.

Sweeten your holiday season with Charlottesville Ballet’s professional production of the classic holiday ballet!

The Nutcracker Suite follows a young girl named Clara, who receives a magical wooden nutcracker as a holiday gift. With the help of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Clara journeys through enchanting Lands of Snowflakes and Sweets in a holiday celebration that’s not to be missed. This enchanting 90-minute performance is set to Tchaikovsky’s famous score and is sure to delight the entire family!

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Christmas at The Paramount Concert

Saturday, December 20th 2014 - 2:30 pm
at The Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St.

Join the Oratorio Society of Virginia for their annual Christmas at The Paramount concerts!  Sing in the season with conductor Michael Slon and our inspiring and accomplished ensemble, performing holiday and seasonal favorites including Daniel Pikham’s Christmas Cantata, an audience sing-along, and participation by local school and community choirs.

Saturday, December 20th at 2:30 and 7:30

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It’s A Wonderful Life

Sunday, December 21st 2014 - 2:00 pm
at The Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St.

It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) is considered one of the most loved films in American cinema and has become traditional viewing during the Christmas season. It is showing this Sunday, December 21st at The Paramount Theater. Get your tickets now!

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The Sting

Sunday, January 4th 2015 - 2:00 pm
at The Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St.

At The Paramount Theater on the big screen. Get your tickets!

From the same trio that brought you Butch Cassidey & the Sundance Kid! Director George Roy Hill and stars Paul Newman and Robert Redford tell the tale of two lowly drifters,  out for money and revenge – not necessarily in that order. When a Chicago con goes wrong and a friend of Johnny Hooker is murdered by gangster Doyle Lonnegan, he enters into a plot with fellow grafter Henry Gondorff to take Lonnegan for everything he’s got.

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Downton Abbey Season 5 Premiere Party

Sunday, January 4th 2015 - 6:30 pm
at The Paramount Theater
215 E. Main St.

At the Paramount Theater on Sunday, January 4th ~ VIP Reception begins at 6:30 PM

Free Screening Event Open to Public at 9:00 PM (Doors open at 8:30PM).

The Paramount Theater, in partnership with WVPT, will open the doors to the public to attend the live simulcast at no charge. Tickets will be sold for a private reception, featuring food, drink and a guest speaker!  Richard Guy Wilson, Commonwealth Professor and Chair for the Department of Architectural History at the University of Virginia, will be the featured speaker for the evening, presenting “The Romance of the English Country House”.  Wilson’s specialty is architecture, design and art of the 18th to the 21st century both in America and abroad.

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Idina Menzel World Tour

Tuesday, July 7th 2015 - 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at Altria Theater
6 N Laurel St

Idina Menzel rose to prominence when she originated the role of Maureen Johnson in the Broadway musical Rent, a role which she reprised for the 2005 feature film adaptation of the musical. She received a Tony Award nomination in 1996 for her performance in Rent. In 2004, she won the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for originating the role of Elphaba in the Broadway musical Wicked. She made her return to Broadway in the 2014 musical If/Then. She was nominated for the 2014 Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her performance in If/Then.

And now kicking of her World Tour in Richmond!

Use this special pre-sale code to get tickets early!

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