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UR Weekly Roundup | Week of April 15

<p>Photos by Madyson Fitzgerald and Ben Wasserstein.</p>

Photos by Madyson Fitzgerald and Ben Wasserstein.

With finals on the horizon, make the most of the beautiful weather and explore the University of Richmond’s campus and the city of Richmond. Check out these upcoming events to kick off the season!

Live in the Current

Tuesday 9 p.m. to 11 pm. 

Need a study break? Enjoy live music at SpiderBoard's second Live in the Current series! Stop by The Current and enjoy a lineup of musical performances with singer Nelly’s Echo headlining.

"Spielabend" German Game Night

Wednesday 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Join the German Department and friends in room 127 of Jepson Hall for an exciting event filled with German-themed cuisine, music, games and plenty of fun inspired by German-speaking regions! Everyone is welcome, and no knowledge of German is necessary!


Thursday, Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m.

Sunday 2 p.m.

Come witness the play "Everybody" by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, directed by professor of theatre and dance Julie Fulcher at the Alice Jepson Theatre. This modern adaptation of the 15th-century morality play “Everyman” presents a captivating exploration of the meaning of living, with the protagonist selected from the cast by lottery at every show. Tickets are free and can be purchased here.

Super Freak: The Rick James Story 

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Thursday 7:30 p.m.

Step into the Altria Theater for an unforgettable journey through the life of music legend Rick James. Produced by Je'Caryous Johnson and Ty James, this dynamic production captures the essence of James' rise to stardom, his chart-topping hits and his enduring impact on modern music. Tickets start at $59.23 and can be purchased here.

Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k 

Saturday 8:30 a.m.

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10k in Monroe Park! This beloved spring tradition is all about community togetherness, so bring your families, friends and running enthusiasts together for a day of fun. Register now starting at $60 to secure your spot and enjoy race-day goodies like a t-shirt, food and a finisher’s medal.

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