Paramount Theater

The Charlottesville Municipal Band
Published on May 29th, 2011
0 comments Local community band
Look3 presents George Steinmetz slide discussion: "Wild Air: Intimate Aerial Views of Our Planet"
Published on May 21st, 2011
0 comments Look3: Festival of the Photograph presents "Wild Air: Intimate Aerial Views of Our Planet," a pre-festival slide lecture by photographer George Steinmetz, whose images currently hang from the...
The Barber of C’ville
Published on May 20th, 2011
0 comments The Ash Lawn Opera Festival invites young folks to enjoy “The Barber of C’ville” in a matinee performance at The Paramount Theater. This hour-long performance of excerpts in English from The Barber...
The Youth Orchestras of Charlottesville/Albemarle
Published on May 8th, 2011
0 comments Expect to hear both jazz and classical music from local youngsters at this fundraiser gala, including the premiere of trumpet player John D'earth's new composition Ephemera.
Lucinda Williams
Published on Mar 28th, 2011
0 comments Alt-country songwriter
Aimee Mann
Published on Mar 28th, 2011
0 comments Singer-songwriter who has grown from her Richmond roots into one of the most important figureheads in independent folk-pop. Ivan & Alyosha open.
Itzhak Perlman
Published on Mar 27th, 2011
0 comments Probably the world's finest violinist. With piano accompaniment by Rohan De Silva.
Black Voices
Published on Mar 27th, 2011
0 comments UVA gospel group
Judy Collins
Published on Mar 13th, 2011
0 comments 1960's Greenwich Village folk icon.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Published on Feb 23rd, 2011
0 comments Joseph Shabalala's choral project didn't become an international sensation until Stuff White People Like poster boy Paul Simon leaned on them for two of the songs on his landmark 1986 album...
Earl Scruggs
Published on Feb 23rd, 2011
0 comments In addition to pioneering a unique three-fingered banjo technique under Bill Monroe in the mid-40s, this bluegrass legend is the guy responsible for "Foggy Mountain Breakdown" and, yes, if we...
Randy Newman
Published on Feb 23rd, 2011
1 comments Wry songwriter and submarine satirist Randy Newman ascended into the ranks of America's most revered composers before instead taking to film scores (most notably the Toy Story franchise) during...
In The Mood
Published on Feb 13th, 2011
0 comments Big band revue with tunes from Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, and more, all with dance accompaniment
Booker T. and Bettye LaVette
Published on Jan 31st, 2011
0 comments Booker T would be the fiery organist who led the MG's, the instrumental R&B band that was a driving force behind Stax Records in the 60s, most notably with the immortal funky blues jam "Green...
Jamey Johnson
Published on Jan 30th, 2011
0 comments That this outlaw country influenced Alabama singer and former marine's acclaimed new red-state double album The Guitar Song is conceptually split into "Black" and "White" discs indicates that...
The Oratorio Society of Virginia
Published on Dec 5th, 2010
0 comments Christmas program featuring brass and handbell accompaniment
Jeff Tweedy
Published on Nov 14th, 2010
1 comments Well, here's a curious one – a solo set from Wilco's frontman, whose biggest news lately has been producing an album for soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples, but with the Autumn Defense...
The Virginia Glee Club
Published on Nov 14th, 2010
0 comments Christmas concert
It's a Wonderful Life
Published on Nov 10th, 2010
0 comments As part of the holiday movies at The Paramount, the theater presents the holiday classic It's A Wonderful Life. Enjoy concessions during the movie. On the Downtown Mall. 979-1333.
Family Christmas Movie Marathon
Published on Nov 10th, 2010
0 comments Come see family movie classics like Rudolph The Red-nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and Santa Claus is Coming to Town at The Paramount Theater's Family Christmas Movie Marathon. 979-1333.