LolliPops 3: It’s a Symphony Sing-A-Long!

Carpenter Theatre 612 East Grace Street, Richmond , VA

You are the star of the show for a “karaoke style” concert featuring some of your child’s favorite music! Join us at 10am for a free pre-concert festival, featuring our Instrument Petting Zoo and enjoy interactive activities for the whole family that will enhance your concert experience. The pre-concert festival for this performance will feature: […]

LolliPops 4: Appalachian Spring

Carpenter Theatre 612 East Grace Street, Richmond , VA

This event has been canceled. Please refer to our official statement regarding Corona Virus. A pleasure for both eyes and ears, this Lollipops program features dancers from the School of Richmond Ballet ensembles, performing a newly choreographed work set to music from Aaron Copland’s timeless Appalachian Spring—a ballet containing the beloved Shaker melody, “Simple Gifts.” A […]

Día de los Muertos: Livestream or In Person

Dominion Energy Center 600 E Grace St, Richmond, VA

The Symphony will celebrate the Mexican holiday Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos) by performing works honoring the tradition, in collaboration with a performance by the Latin Ballet of Virginia. The concert will be presented in both English and Spanish. This is a family-friendly event! The concert will last approximately 1 hour with […]

The Snowman: Music with Narration (Watch from Home Now)

Dominion Energy Center 600 E Grace St, Richmond, VA

Watch from Home subscription available all month long!   Kick-off the holiday season with the Richmond Symphony! Hear the charming story of a young boy’s magical friendship with a snowman and enjoy other holiday favorites during this program as well. To accommodate Watch from Home viewers, the Snowman will be presented as narration alongside orchestral […]

Halloween Spooktacular!

Carpenter Theatre 612 East Grace Street, Richmond , VA

Be there Saturday, October 30, for the Atlantic Union Bank LolliPops "Halloween Spooktacular" where you can be ANYTHING you want to be! From princesses to Jedi, superheroes to scary monsters (even tacos to storybook characters!) - that's the magic of Halloween! It all begins at 10:30 with a COSTUME PARADE! This is your chance to […]

Dreams of Freedom featuring “My Hero, Martin” by Morgan Avery McCoy Inc.

Carpenter Theatre 612 East Grace Street, Richmond , VA

Music of freedom, of triumph, of inspiration. An introduction to the dream and message of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.—created especially for young listeners. This concert is threaded together by a beautiful narrative specially commissioned from Morgan Avery McCoy Inc. and features the recent winner of the Sphinx Junior Division, dazzling 12-year-old violinist Amaryn Olmeda.  […]

Peter and The Wolf

Carpenter Theatre 612 East Grace Street, Richmond , VA

Music that enchants and delights any generation. “Peter & The Wolf” is an unforgettable introduction to the orchestra that children (and adults!) adore. Join us!

Around the World

St. Christopher's School 6010 Fergusson Rd, Richmond, VA

An international musical adventure for the whole family! VENUE: Louis F. Ryan Recital Hall St. Christopher's School 711 St. Christopher's Rd. Richmond, VA 23226 https://www.stchristophers.com/

Mother Goose Suite

Perkinson Center for the Arts & Education

In honor of Mother's Day, we will showcase our mothers, who are strong, tender, smart, and who care deeply for us. The concert features Dvorak 's "Things My Mother Taught Me" and Ravel's Mother Goose Suite. This is a concert for the whole family to enjoy together!

Peter & the Wolf

Carpenter Theatre 612 East Grace Street, Richmond , VA

First, you loved it. Now, you can share it. Introduce the children in your life to “Peter and the Wolf”, Prokofiev’s enchanting take told by Really Inventive Stuff’s Michael Boudewyns. The concert also includes a witty rendition of Britten's A Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra with narrator Sara Valentine. Adults $25, and just $15 […]