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RECREATION & PARKS

Henrico Theatre

305 E. Nine Mile Road | Henrico, VA   23075 | Phone: (804) 328-4491

Description

Henrico Theatre hosts a variety of arts programming for all ages and is available to rent for recitals, concerts, group meetings, and multimedia presentations. Henrico Theatre is proud to have state-of-the-art technology for all of your theatre or business needs.

Hours of Operation

Business Hours
Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm

Rental & Program Hours
Monday-Thursday, 8am-10pm
Friday & Saturday, 8am-11pm
Sunday, 1-10pm

Amenities

Historic Site
Private Rental

Programs

Click here for programs offered at the Henrico Theatre.

To view a complete list of Recreation programs, visit HCRP Connect.


NEW! Henrico Live

Join us for Henrico Theatre’s Inaugural Season of Henrico Live - a performance series of five shows spanning from September to May. Henrico Live brochure

Season Tickets are $25 for all five shows and can be purchased at www.henricolive.com through Sep 17.

Individual Tickets are $10 each. They go on sale three weeks prior to each show and can be purchased in person at Henrico Theatre, Deep Run Recreation Center, and the Recreation & Parks Administrative Office.

Henrico Live Performance Schedule

The Hunts - Sep 19
The Hunts are an indie-folk band from the southlands of Chesapeake, Virginia. These seven brothers and sisters have a passion for creating compelling music and so, have collaborated one another’s gifts of writing, composing and musicianship to endeavor that.        

Jaimee Paul: At Last - Nov 21
Imagine a 1940’s jazz club with the voices of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Rosemary Clooney, and others. Jaimee Paul and her Jazz combo, led by husband Leif Shires on trumpet, delivers just that.

Honky Tonk Experience - Jan 23
The Honky Tonk Experience brings country classics to life while at the same time performing songs of current artists whose music is true to what country music used to be and still should be. The “Experience” is a true “hard-core” country music band!

Scuffletown - Mar 20
Scuffletown is an acoustic bluegrass duo featuring singer/songwriter Marc Carraway and multi-instrumentalist John Whitlow. This duo joined forces in early 2000 and has been featured at festivals and concerts settings throughout the mid-Atlantic region.

A Hoofers Journey presented by Tap Team Two - Fri, May 15
There is rhythm in every corner of our world. Rhythm that flows across oceans, through streets and into souls. Join Tap Team Two as they bring you through a rhythmic journey, full of history, cultural expression and social dances.


Cinema Classics at Henrico Theatre in Highland Springs

All ages. Tickets are only $1 per person and can be purchased at the door. Information: 328-4491.

Ghost Busters (PG)
Fri, Oct 3, 7pm
Sat Oct 4, 2 & 7pm

ParaNorman (PG)
Tue Oct 28, 7 pm

Moonstruck (PG)
Fri Nov 7, 7pm
Sat Nov 8, 2 & 7pm

White Christmas (NR)
Thu Dec 4, 7pm
Fri Dec 5, 7pm
Sat Dec 6, 2 & 7pm

Polar Express (G)
Fr Dec 12, 10am & 7pm
Sat Dec 13, 2pm


Free Programs

African American Reflections on the Civil War presented by Elegba Folklore Society
Sun, Sep 21, 4 -5:30 p.m.
Be “wowed” as you witness the lives and roles of Africans and Africa’s descendants unfold in this drama that informs and empowers.  Music and dance punctuate the stories of the spirit and magic of Africa, conditions of enslavement, resistance, the Black Dispatchers, United States Colored Troops, women in support, the Emancipation Proclamation, and the 13th Amendment. Info: 270-2161.

Henrico Concert Band Fall Concert
Mon, Sept 29, 7:30 pm
The Henrico Concert Band presents a wide variety of music for your listening pleasure. Join us as this all-volunteer band performs the sounds of Broadway, Ragtime, John Philip Sousa, inspirational music, and more! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Aug 25. Information: 501-5859.

A Spooktacular Halloween Concert
Thu, Oct 23, 7:30 pm
Join the Henrico Community Band as they present a fun and spooky evening of music for the entire family. The costumed band will play a variety of Halloween music just in time for trick or treat. Bring the kids in costume and everyone walks away with a goody bag of treats! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Aug 25. Information: 328-4491.

Henrico Pops Chorus Holiday Concert
Tue, Dec 9, 7:30 pm
Join the Henrico Pops Chorus for their 20th season of making music as they present a holiday concert for the entire family. Under the direction of Bobbie Moore, the chorus will perform seasonal classics and holiday favorites to start your season off right! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Nov 4. Information: 501-5859.

Henrico Concert Band Holiday Concert
Mon, Dec 15, 7:30 pm
Celebrate the holiday season with the Henrico Concert Band. Under the direction of Randy Abernathy, the band will play holiday favorites and more to get you in the mood for this festive season. A visit by Santa Claus makes this a fun family event! Reservations can be made by phone beginning Nov 4. Information: 501-5859.

Facility Reservations

The facility has two rooms available for rent:

  • The Main Theatre has a maximum capacity of 400. Rental of the Main Theatre includes the use of the Green Room and dressing rooms.
  • The Reception Room and Lounge (second floor) has a combined maximum capacity of 72 individuals. Rental of the second floor includes use of the kitchen.

The parking lot has the capacity for 135 vehicles.

Helpful Links

History

Henrico Theatre, located in Highland Springs, originally opened as a movie palace on April 25, 1938. Tickets were $0.25 for adults and $0.10 for children. The Theatre was designated as a bomb shelter during World War II and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 1998, Henrico County purchased the property from the Horne family, owners and operators from 1976 to 1998.

Special Features

400-seat Theatre

Kitchenette

 

Map

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