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2022-2023 SEASON

Tickets for our upcoming 2022-2023 Season are now on sale through the Jefferson Center Box Office!


Call The Jefferson Center Box office for the following specials for The Secret Garden, Beauty and the Beast and James and the Giant Peach at 540-345-2550.
  1. FAMILY 4 PACK(2 Adults & 2 Youth)
    • Gold Seating (before processing fees/tax): $90
    • Silver Seating (before processing fees/tax): $70
  2. SEASON SUBSCRIBER (Single Ticket)
    • Gold Seating (before processing fees/tax): $90
    • Silver Seating (before processing fees/tax): $70
    • Gold Seating (before processing fees/tax): $70 (Adult)/ $55 (Youth & Senior)
    • Silver Seating (before processing fees/tax): $55 (Adult), $40 (Youth & Senior)
  4. GROUP DISCOUNTS (Groups of 10 or More)
    • $22 per ticket (before processing fees/tax; $3 discount per ticket)
    • Groups of 30 or more: Email groupsales@virginiachildrenstheatre.orgto enquire about additional discounts!

The Secret Garden

Location: Jefferson Center Shaftman Hall
  • October 7-8, 2022
This coming fall, VCT  invites you to unlock your imagination with this classic and beloved tale brought to life through stunning and mesmerizing melodies. The Secret Garden is magical and enchanting for people of all ages. When a young child loses her parents to a cholera outbreak in India, she is sent to live with her only relatives who live a secluded life. While living at the manor, she discovers a secret hidden in the grounds. Determined to revive the beauty that once was, she releases the magic and adventures locked inside, changing all of their lives forever. This timeless tale is proof that there is power in love, hope and dreams.
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Beauty and the Beast

Location: Jefferson Center Shaftman Hall
  • December 2-4, 2022
Next up, we bring you a “tale as old as time” that will delight audiences for the 2022 holiday season. A young woman living in a provincial town, trades her father’s freedom for her own and is imprisoned in a castle. A young prince trapped under an enchanted spell, must learn to love and be loved so he can be transformed into his former self. Time is running out; if he cannot learn his lesson then he and his household will be doomed for all of eternity. Singing objects, magic and an unlikely love story will capture the attention of the whole family in the spellbinding story of Beauty and the Beast.
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Lift Every Voice

Location: Jefferson Center Fostek Hall
FREE Admission! Pay by donation at the door.
  • February 3-4, 2023
Based on a true story, Lift Every Voice explores the impact of racism in an urban high school. When a racist message gets posted on social media and shared around the high school, students find themselves examining loyalties, privilege and even their own history. Critical social issues that are prevalent in the U.S. take center stage in this production. VCT4TEENS is a program that provides a unique and creative approach to connecting with young people about current issues through a theatre arts experience.

Willy Wonka Jr.

Location: Wes Bradley Stage, Fishburn Auditorium at North Cross School
  • April 7-8, 2023
We invite you to join us for a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone's sweet tooth. The iconic candy manufacturer creates a spectacular contest where tickets are hidden in his famous candy bars. The lucky recipients of the tickets will win a free tour of his factory and a lifetime supply of candy! Join us for Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka, Jr.
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James and the Giant Peach

Location: Jefferson Center Shaftman Hall
  • April 28-29, 2023
Captivating audiences of all ages, James and the Giant Peach is full of unique comedy, over the top characters, a clever set and fashionable costumes that will keep audiences engaged the entire time. The amazing adventure of a young orphan boy will fulfill the fantasy of anyone who has ever dreamed of escape. This story comes hilariously to life in this delightful dramatization. Families will fall in love with the magical sweetness of a young boy on a whirlwind musical adventure to find his chosen family!
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A Whole New World: A VCT Concert

Location: Elmwood Park Amphitheater
  • July 28-29, 2023
Join VCT during the summer of 2023 for an exciting staged concert, titled- A WHOLE NEW WORLD: A VCT Concert, filled with song and dance in celebration of the wonderful music from beloved Disney films and musicals. Audiences will be entertained, inspired and swept into a world full of magic through THE LION KING, HERCULES, FROZEN, ENCHANTED, PRINCESS & THE FROG, POCAHONTAS, ALADDIN and ANASTASIA.
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ADDRESS: 402 Second St. SW
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