Halifax County and South Boston artists walked away with wins at the 36th annual Danville Art League Spring Show opening held at The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville on March 31.

Larnell Starkey and the Spiritual Seven Gospel Singers of Virginia will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 5, at The Prizery’s Chastain Theater in South Boston.

The energy and enthusiasm of a successful Art Gala and Show were shared by Art Show Chairperson Frances Harrell, Prizery Executive Director Melanie Cornelison-Jannotta, Prizery Board President Denise Hudson and volunteers at a follow-up meeting Friday.

Wilma Edmondson has been offered a role in the TV series “Swagger,” a sports drama based on basketball star Kevin Durant’s youth. 

Chase Padgett is a musician, storyteller and comedian who will bring his one-man show, “6 Guitars,” to The Prizery’s Chastain Theater on at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1.

Destination Downtown South Boston will host Movies on Main at 7:45 p.m. Friday in Constitution Square.

After a hiatus of five years, the Affair of the Arts fundraising event returns to The Prizery and offers different levels of sponsorship and support for both companies and art enthusiasts to contribute to local cultural, arts and education center.

Destination Downtown South Boston invites residents to Movies on Main at 8:30 p.m. Friday in Constitution Square.

The Prizery this week to announce the second half of the 2022 performance season, which includes a mix of returning favorites, upcoming new artists and new programs.

It’s tough following an actor or actress who “owns” a role. Think of Judy Garland and “The Wizard of Oz,” Barbra Streisand in “Funny Girl” or Tom Cruise in “Top Gun.”

Though they’re from New York, Jonah Barricklo’s family is quite familiar with the Prizery Summer Theater. Barricklo’s sister, Jenna, performed in both Mamma Mia and Mary Poppins in the last season in 2019.

The Virginia Cantaloupe Festival is making a long-awaited comeback after a two-year pandemic break on Friday, July 22, at Berry Hill Resort, and welcomes music provided by The Konnection Band and Crawford & Power as this year’s featured entertainment.

Parsons-Bruce Art Association in partnership with The Prizery is offering a 4-day art camp this summer.

After a two-year hiatus during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Prizery staff were excited to bring back a full season of summer stock theatre with Footloose and A Chorus Line.

The Lake Country Artisans Guild will open a two-month exhibit at The Prizery in South Boston with a free reception open to all from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

As The Prizery gears up for another memorable season of summer theatre, the organization is still in need of host families to house its seasonal workers, which consist of the performance cast and technical crew.

In a city with a scarcity of jazz, Robert Jospé attempts to make his music accessible to all.