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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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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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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From Richmond Native and acclaimed graphic novelist Dash Shaw (Bottomless Belly Button; New School) comes an audacious debut that is equal parts disaster cinema, high school comedy and blockbuster satire, told through a dream-like mixed media animation style that incorporates drawings, paintings and collage. Andrew Lapin of NPR writes, “You are not going to find a…

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If you’d like to take a piece of MurrayFest home with you, we’re offering some official tshirts for sale ONLINE ONLY. Powered by Bonfire Funds. You may place an order online now, during our MurrayFest campaign run. The campaign will run for 12 days. Three Designs available for a limited time: MurayFest Band-Lineup Tee MurrayFest…

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As we embark on our weekend celebrating the rare comic genius (and dramatic talent) that is Bill Murray, it seems fitting to also address the elephant(s) in the room. Bob Wiley, Herman Blume, Steve Zissou, and Raleigh St. Clair to name a few. Some of Murray’s more notable works are missing from this weekend’s lineup – What about…

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RICHMOND, Va., April 20, 2017 –  The idea might have you thinking, “You’re on a gravy train with biscuit wheels.” The Byrd’s continued push to bring exciting new programming to the screen of Virginia’s Motion Picture Palace, introduces a new event next month you can binge watch with Mom. Virginians will flock to the Byrd to celebrate the…

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RICHMOND, Va., March 16, 2017 –  Three new months of classic programming at The Byrd will introduce new generations to some of cinema’s greatest treasures, as well as some hidden gems. Plus, a new event you’re sure to plan Mother’s Day Weekend around. The Byrd Theatre announces its Spring repertory lineup today scheduled through June. Major…

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FEBRUARY’S BIG SCREEN CLASSICS Anchored by the theme “Love thy Neighbor”, this month’s Big Screen Classics explore the difficult subjects of prejudice and intolerance, and highlight the importance of seeing beyond preconceptions. In fact, the Library of Congress deemed several of the movies in this month’s collection “culturally significant” for their statements on such major…

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In 2017, the Byrd Theatre will begin celebrating many holidays through film. None may incite more emotion and reflection this year than Martin Luther King Day. We tribute Dr. King’s legacy, and what he stood for, through four varied perspectives on race told through film. Sunday, January 15th: Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?, 2 PM ($5) Five years…

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