POTTERTHON

PURCHASE ADVANCED TICKETS ($5/film) > In an effort to further expand the Byrd’s signature film offerings, and connect the community through enhanced cinematic experiences, August brings the first of three month-long marathons. Screenings Mondays and Tuesdays, August 7-29, 2017, follow Harry Potter on his 8-part film series of magic and adventures, as he matures over…

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42nd Street (Big Screen Classics)

Renowned Broadway producer/director Julian Marsh is hired to put together a new musical revue. It’s being financed by Abner Dillon to provide a starring vehicle for his girlfriend, songstress Dorothy Brock. Marsh, who is quite ill, is a difficult task master working long hours and continually pushing the cast to do better. When Brock breaks…

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Potterthon in August, Seats in September

RICHMOND, Va., July 11, 2017 –  The Byrd Theatre is pleased to announce a date for new seats, plus four movie marathons headlining a new quarter of special programming. Center section seat replacement has begun. If you have seen a film at the Byrd over the last couple weeks, it won’t go unnoticed seats are missing.…

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Potterthon Tees

The Byrd is collaborating with Bonfire, to mark the occasions of our spectacular new month-long marathons in August, September and October. Today we launch the Potterthon tee over a 14-day campaign in a variety of styles and colors, concluding Sunday, July 23, so fans can have shirts delivered in time to wear Week 1! Get your…

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An Update to Seat Restoration at the Byrd

Seating Restoration at the Byrd Theatre in 2017 The Byrd is executing the first phase of a multi-pronged interior rehabilitation of the facility designed to increase patron comfort and accessibility.  Theaters in the 1920s were designed to maximize seating to meet tremendous demand. Our seats are the original ones and are extremely cramped. As our…

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