50th Anniversary Season Announcement

FULL PRESS RELEASE

2024 Summer Season


50 Years and Counting: A Musical Revue

50 Years and Counting: A Musical Revue

2024

Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors

2024

The 39 Steps

The 39 Steps

2024

About Us


Now in its 50th year, the Virginia Theatre Festival, a program of the University of Virginia, is the Commonwealth’s longest-running professional summer theatre company. Founded in 1974, VTF treats local and regional audiences to some of the world’s most renowned plays and musicals while also highlighting the voices of new playwrights and composers. Featuring professional artists from around the country, VTF’s work celebrates the unique power of live theater to evoke history and recollection, catalyze conversation and change, and inspire joy and laughter.

Join Our Team

We are currently accepting applications for theatre artists, technicians, and administrators for the 2024 VTF Season. Our summer season offers a variety of opportunities for current college students, recent graduates, and theatre professionals at all levels of experience.

Click here to view our current job openings and apply today!

Information on auditions will be announced in early February.

Ways to Give

The Virginia Theatre Festival relies on the generous support of our community to sustain live, professional theatre in the heart of Charlottesville. Your contribution to the VTF fund is the most impactful and direct way to support the art and artists that enliven and inspire audiences every summer. 

Learn more about the many ways you can have a leading role as a supporter of VTF!