Theatre is an important part of the Southern Virginia tradition. Receive excellent training on stage and backstage as you find friends and mentors and perform for a community that loyally supports our productions.

We offer generous scholarships to talented students who participate in theatre, regardless of their area of study.

Scholarship funds are limited. Apply soon for consideration. For any questions, please contact

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2022-23 Season

ALL MY SONS · Sept. 23–24, 29–30, 2022

by Arthur Miller
Directed by Robert Stoddard

Set two years after the end of World War II, “All My Sons” follows the story of Joe Keller, a successful businessman who has failed to fulfill his social obligations after he was blinded by the lust for money during the war. As Joe’s past comes to light and the full extent of those affected by his actions are revealed, he and his family must grapple with feelings of denial, reality, and individual moral and social values as they debate how to move forward.

BRIGHT STAR · Nov. 4–5, 10–12, 2022

Book by Steve Martin · Music by Edie Brickell · Lyrics by Steve Martin & Edie Brickell
Directed by Robert Stoddard · Musical Direction by Eric Hanson and Mackenzie Romriell

BRIGHT STAR tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and ’40s. When literary editor Alice Murphy meets a young soldier just home from World War II, he awakens her longing for the child she once lost. Haunted by their unique connection, Alice sets out on a journey to understand her past—and what she finds has the power to transform both of their lives.

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If you are interested in participating in theatre at Southern Virginia, you can apply for a scholarship or request information using the form below and a performing arts recruiter will reach out to you in the next few days.

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