Free Modlin Center tickets for furloughed feds

The University of Richmond’s Modlin Arts Center is offering furloughed federal employees free tickets to 12 winter and spring attractions.

Federal workers presenting official identification may obtain two adult and two child tickets without charge for these events: Mark Morris Dance Group, Jan. 25-26; “Sounds of China,” Feb. 1; pianist Daniil Trifonov, Feb. 7; the Bolshoi Ballet broadcast of “La Sylphide,” Feb. 10; the NT Live broadcast of “I’m Not Running,” Feb. 14; the Richmond Symphony in “South Asian Connections,” Feb. 22; Mayumana’s “Currents,” March 6; Banda Magda, March 8; the Bolshoi Ballet broadcast of “The Sleeping Beauty,” March 10; TheatreWorks USA in “The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System,” March 10; The Pigeoning, March 20; and the Batsheva Dance Company’s “Venezuela,” March 23.

All will be presented at the Modlin Center on UR’s West End campus except Mayumanna and the Batsheva Dance Company, which are performing at the Carpenter Theatre of Dominion Energy Center downtown.

For more information on obtaining tickets, call the Modlin Center box office at (804) 289-8980 or visit