Altria Theater

Altria Theater

6 North Laurel Street, Richmond, VA, USA
Seats (approximate)
3616

ABOUT THIS THEATRE

Description

Richmond’s Altria Theater is located to the west of downtown Richmond, across from historic Monroe Park. The City of Richmond-owned theater is nestled in the middle of the campus of Virginia Commonwealth University and it now plays host to a variety of events including Broadway productions, The Richmond Forum, concerts, comedians, children’s theater, lectures, school commencements and fashion shows.

The Band's Visit
Sep 14, 2021 - Sep 21, 2021
Music by David Yazbek; Book by Itamar Moses; Lyrics by David Yazbek
Musical Original
Mean Girls
Jul 13, 2021 - Jul 18, 2021
Music by Jeff Richmond; Book by Tina Fey; Lyrics by Nell Benjamin
Musical Original
My Fair Lady
May 04, 2021 - May 09, 2021
Music by Frederick Loewe; Book by Alan Jay Lerner; Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Musical Revival Comedy
Jesus Christ Superstar
Feb 23, 2021 - Feb 28, 2021
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Drama
Cats
Feb 04, 2020 - Feb 09, 2020
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by T.S. Eliot
Musical Revival
Hamilton - Angelica
Nov 19, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019
Musical Original
The Play That Goes Wrong
Oct 22, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019
Play Original Comedy
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Sep 17, 2019 - Sep 22, 2019
Music by Marc Shaiman; Book by David Greig; Lyrics by Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman
Musical Original
Musical Original Comedy
Waitress
Feb 12, 2019 - Feb 17, 2019
Music by Sara Bareilles; Book by Jessie Nelson; Lyrics by Sara Bareilles
Musical Original Drama
Les Misérables
Oct 23, 2018 - Oct 28, 2018
Musical Revival Drama
The Illusionists
May 09, 2018 - May 09, 2018
Music by Evan Jolly
Special Original Magic
Finding Neverland
Jan 30, 2018 - Feb 04, 2018
Musical Original
Jersey Boys
Sep 29, 2017 - Oct 01, 2017
Music by Bob Gaudio; Book by Marshall Brickman, Rick Elice; Lyrics by Bob Crewe
Musical Original
Kinky Boots
May 30, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017
Music by Cyndi Lauper; Book by Harvey Fierstein; Lyrics by Cyndi Lauper
Musical Original
Musical Original Comedy
The Lion King - Gazelle
Apr 19, 2016 - May 08, 2016
Music by Elton John; Book by Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Original
Motown The Musical
Jan 05, 2016 - Jan 10, 2016
Musical Original Drama
Newsies The Musical
Nov 03, 2015 - Nov 08, 2015
Music by Alan Menken; Book by Harvey Fierstein; Lyrics by Jack Feldman
Musical Original Comedy
Chicago
Mar 13, 2015 - Mar 15, 2015
Music by John Kander; Book by Bob Fosse, Fred Ebb; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Musical Revival Comedy
Million Dollar Quartet
Jan 16, 2015 - Jan 17, 2015
Musical Original
Musical Original Comedy
Wicked - Emerald City
Apr 23, 2014 - May 04, 2014
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Jersey Boys
Jan 07, 2014 - Jan 19, 2014
Music by Bob Gaudio; Book by Marshall Brickman, Rick Elice; Lyrics by Bob Crewe
Musical Original
War Horse
Oct 29, 2013 - Nov 03, 2013
Songmaker: John Tams
Play Original Drama
Les Misérables - 25th Anniversary
Mar 26, 2013 - Mar 31, 2013
Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg; Original French text by Alain Boublil, Jean-Marc Natel; Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer
Musical Revival Drama
Mary Poppins
Feb 19, 2013 - Feb 24, 2013
Musical Original Spectacle
Billy Elliot The Musical
Feb 01, 2013 - Feb 03, 2013
Music by Elton John; Book by Lee Hall; Lyrics by Lee Hall
Musical Original
The Lion King - Gazelle
Feb 13, 2012 - Mar 11, 2012
Music by Elton John; Book by Irene Mecchi, Roger Allers; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Original
Wicked - Munchkinland
Oct 04, 2011 - Oct 16, 2011
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
Wicked - Munchkinland
Mar 09, 2010 - Mar 28, 2010
Music by Stephen Schwartz; Book by Winnie Holzman; Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Musical Original
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
May 20, 2008 - May 21, 2008
Music by William Finn; Book by Rachel Sheinkin; Lyrics by William Finn
Musical Original Comedy
Musical Original Comedy
Sweet Charity
Dec 26, 2006 - Dec 31, 2006
Music by Cy Coleman; Book by Neil Simon; Lyrics by Dorothy Fields
Musical Revival Comedy
Annie
May 09, 2006 - May 14, 2006
Music by Charles Strouse; Book by Thomas Meehan; Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Musical Revival Comedy
Movin Out
Mar 21, 2006 - Mar 26, 2006
Music by Billy Joel; Lyrics by Billy Joel
Musical Original Dance
Hairspray
Jan 24, 2006 - Jan 29, 2006
Musical Original Comedy
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - 2005
Nov 15, 2005 - Nov 20, 2005
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Comedy
Little Shop of Horrors
Oct 04, 2005 - Oct 09, 2005
Music by Alan Menken; Book by Howard Ashman; Lyrics by Howard Ashman
Musical Revival ComedyPuppets
Evita - 2004
Jun 13, 2005 - Jun 19, 2005
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Drama
Musical Original Comedy
On The Record
Feb 01, 2005 - Feb 06, 2005
Scenarist: Chad Beguelin
Musical Original
The Producers - Max
Oct 05, 2004 - Oct 10, 2004
Music by Mel Brooks; Book by Mel Brooks, Thomas Meehan; Lyrics by Mel Brooks
Musical Original Comedy
Musical Original Comedy
The Full Monty
Dec 24, 2002 - Dec 29, 2002
Music by David Yazbek; Book by Terrence McNally; Lyrics by David Yazbek
Musical Original Comedy
Musical Original Drama
Beauty & the Beast - Second National
Jan 23, 2002 - Feb 03, 2002
Music by Alan Menken; Book by Linda Woolverton; Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice
Musical Original Comedy
Fosse
Dec 26, 2001 - Dec 30, 2001
Musical Original Revue Dance
Saturday Night Fever
Oct 23, 2001 - Oct 28, 2001
Musical Original
The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas
Apr 03, 2001 - Apr 08, 2001
Music by Carol Hall; Book by Larry L. King, Peter Masterson; Lyrics by Carol Hall
Musical Revival Comedy
Cabaret
Jan 30, 2001 - Feb 04, 2001
Music by John Kander; Book by Joe Masteroff; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Musical Revival Drama
Copacabana
Nov 21, 2000 - Nov 26, 2000
Musical Original Comedy
Fame
Feb 01, 2000 - Feb 06, 2000
Music by Steve Margoshes; Book by José Fernandez; Lyrics by Jacques Levy
Musical Original
Ragtime - 1999
Nov 16, 1999 - Nov 21, 1999
Music by Stephen Flaherty; Book by Terrence McNally; Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Musical Original Drama
Jekyll & Hyde
Oct 05, 1999 - Oct 10, 1999
Music by Frank Wildhorn; Book by Leslie Bricusse; Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse
Musical Revival Drama
Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk
Jun 15, 1999 - Jun 20, 1999
Musical Original Dance All Black Cast
Cats - Fourth National
Jan 22, 1999 - Jan 24, 1999
Musical Original
Musical Original
Peter Pan
Mar 10, 1998 - Mar 15, 1998
Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
Musical Revival Comedy
Chicago
Dec 30, 1997 - Jan 04, 1998
Music by John Kander; Book by Bob Fosse, Fred Ebb; Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Musical Revival Comedy
Cats - Fourth National
Jul 08, 1997 - Jul 09, 1997
Musical Original
West Side Story
May 06, 1997 - May 11, 1997
Music by Leonard Bernstein; Book by Arthur Laurents; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Musical Revival Drama
Man of La Mancha
Apr 01, 1997 - Apr 06, 1997
Music by Mitch Leigh; Book by Dale Wasserman; Lyrics by Joe Darion
Musical Revival Drama
Funny Girl
Oct 08, 1996 - Oct 13, 1996
Music by Jule Styne; Book by Isobel Lennart; Lyrics by Bob Merrill
Musical Revival Comedy
Musical Original Drama
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - 1995
Jan 30, 1996 - Feb 04, 1996
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Musical Revival Comedy
Cats - Fourth National
Jul 07, 1994 - Jul 10, 1994
Musical Original
A Chorus Line
May 04, 1993 - May 09, 1993
Musical Revival Drama
The Will Rogers Follies
Feb 16, 1993 - Feb 21, 1993
Music by Cy Coleman; Book by Peter Stone; Lyrics by Adolph Green, Betty Comden
Musical Original
Musical Original Drama
Musical Original Drama
Cats - Fourth National
Nov 25, 1988 - Nov 27, 1988
Musical Original
South Pacific
Oct 04, 1988 - Oct 09, 1988
Musical Revival Drama
Cats - Third National
Feb 10, 1987 - Feb 15, 1987
Musical Original
La Cage aux Folles
Apr 29, 1986 - May 04, 1986
Music by Jerry Herman; Book by Harvey Fierstein; Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Musical Original Comedy
Camelot
Nov 26, 1985 - Dec 01, 1985
Music by Frederick Loewe; Book by Alan Jay Lerner; Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner
Musical Revival
Sugar Babies
Aug 20, 1985 - Aug 25, 1985
Music by Jimmy McHugh; Book based on traditional material written by Ralph G. Allen; Lyrics by Al Dubin, Dorothy Fields
Musical Original Revue Comedy Burlesque
Annie - Third National
Mar 31, 1981 - Apr 04, 1981
Music by Charles Strouse; Book by Thomas Meehan; Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Musical Original Comedy
Applause
Jan 16, 1973 - Jan 16, 1973
Music by Charles Strouse; Book by Adolph Green, Betty Comden; Lyrics by Lee Adams
Musical Original
Hello, Dolly!
Jan 21, 1969 - Jan 21, 1969
Music by Jerry Herman; Book by Michael Stewart; Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Musical Original Comedy
Fiddler on the Roof
Sep 30, 1968 - Oct 05, 1968
Music by Jerry Bock; Book by Joseph Stein; Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Musical Original Comedy Drama
Hello, DOlly!
May 23, 1967 - May 28, 1967
Music by Jerry Herman; Book by Michael Stewart; Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Musical Original Comedy
The Sound of Music
May 21, 1963 - May 25, 1963
Musical Original Drama
The Music Man
Mar 06, 1961 - Mar 11, 1961
Music by Meredith Willson; Book by Meredith Willson; Lyrics by Meredith Willson
Musical Original Comedy
South Pacific
Apr 15, 1954 - Apr 17, 1954
Musical Original Drama
South Pacific
Mar 02, 1953 - Mar 07, 1953
Musical Original Drama
Annie Get Your Gun
Apr 05, 1948 - Apr 10, 1948
Musical Original Comedy