A band performs on stage.

Cost: Free

Open to: Everyone

First Fridays: Performing Arts

First Friday of every month 6 – 8 pm

Best Café and VMFA galleries

The First Fridays series features an eclectic mix of multicultural performing arts showcased in different spaces within the museum. Take advantage of our extended hours on Friday evenings (we’re open until 9 pm) to also stroll through the galleries, explore the VMFA Shop, or enjoy dinner and drinks in Amuse Restaurant. Also enjoy discounted beverages in Best Café and 30-minute gallery tours as part of Friday Art & Wine.

Dec 5
Gamelan Raga Kusuma
Gamelan Raga Kusuma performs traditional and contemporary Balinese music and dance. The 25-member ensemble is a free community ensemble in residence at the University of Richmond. Their performance features Balinese dancers performing the classic legong dance drama as well as virtuosic dance works from the kebyar repertoire.