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Virginia Theatre 360 Degree Virtual Tour

Take a tour of the beautiful, historic Virginia Theatre – from anywhere! With this interactive virtual tour, it will feel like you have stepped foot in this gorgeous, fully-restored 1921 opera house and move palace. Click here for the tour! Here are some tips on how to navigate the tour: Drag the mouse to change […] Continue Reading

FIRST FILM & GUESTS ANNOUNCED FOR 21ST ANNUAL EBERTFEST

2/11/2019 CONTACT: Craig Chamberlain, Social Sciences Editor, 217-333-2894 CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Roger Ebert’s Film Festival has had a thing for films featuring Scott Wilson, and he has come to four festivals as a guest, including the first. This year’s “Ebertfest” will be showing yet another of the actor’s films, a post-World War II romance, “A Year of the […] Continue Reading

ACCLAIMED SINGER-SONGWRITER ROSANNE CASH TO PERFORM AT VIRGINIA THEATRE

Four time Grammy Award-winner ROSANNE CASH will perform with special guest John Leventhal, live in concert at the historic Virginia Theatre, 203 West Park Avenue, Champaign, on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 7:30 P.M. Reserved seating tickets are $39.50-$69.50 and are on sale now at the Virginia Theatre Box Office, online at thevirginia.org, or charge […] Continue Reading

Dinner & Concert Giveaway ft. Hamilton Walker’s & Rosanne Cash at Virginia Theatre

Enter to win a fabulous Dinner & Concert Package! Simply fill out the form below by Thursday, 10/25 @ 10am and be entered to win a $100 gift card to Hamilton Walker’s and a pair of tickets to see Rosanne Cash on 11/8 at Virginia Theatre!

The O’Jays Ticket Giveaway – Farren’s Pub

  Enter to win a pair of tickets to see The O’Jays LIVE on October 13! Simply fill out the form below by October 10, 2018 at 10am to be entered to win. An Evening with The O’Jays Date/Time(s): Sat, October 13, 2018 – 7:30pm Virginia Theatre, 203 W Park Ave, Champaign Original founding members […] Continue Reading

FAMED R&B SINGERS THE O’JAYS TO PERFORM AT VIRGINIA THEATRE

Champaign, IL – Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees THE O’JAYS will perform live in concert at the historic Virginia Theatre, 203 West Park Avenue, Champaign, on Saturday, October 13, 2018, at 7:30 P.M. Reserved seating tickets are $69.50-$119.50 and are on sale now at the Virginia Theatre Box Office, online at thevirginia.org, or […] Continue Reading

5 Nights of Hitch 2018

Our most popular short film series returns just in time for Halloween week with five more unforgettable movies from the master of suspense. Each screening begins promptly at 7pm. Individual tickets are only $6 per film. Buy the series pass for $24 and get one movie free! October 22 – Suspicion (1941) Not Rated (99 min) The […] Continue Reading

VIRGINIA THEATRE CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF STANLEY KUBRICK CLASSIC “2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY” WITH SPECIAL WEEK OF SCREENINGS IN 70MM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018 Historic Virginia Theatre in downtown Champaign to host eight screenings of “2001: A Space Odyssey” from a new 70mm print made directly from the famed 1968 film’s original negative. Outside of Chicago’s Music Box Theater, the Virginia will be the only Illinois theater currently exhibiting the film in […] Continue Reading

THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID ANNOUNCES PRESENTING SPONSOR AND CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2018 For After Party Tickets – Click Here That’s What is She is returning for the 5th installment next March as part of The Virginia Theater’s 2018-19 Season.  The show features local women sharing personal stories in an intimate show that will delight audiences.  Sterling Wealth Management is excited […] Continue Reading

‘VT SERIES’ Subscription – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How long do I have to renew my existing (2017-2018) subscription? A. Subscription renewals are accepted beginning Monday, June 11, 2018, at 10:00 A.M. (all times are CDT). All existing subscriber seats are released for sale to the general public beginning Friday, June 29, 2018, 10:00 A.M.  Please note that while an existing subscriber […] Continue Reading