Your guide to Arts & Culture in the Central Rappahannock River Region

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Welcome to the RappArts Directory of Arts and Culture!

  Here you will find highly skilled artists across the Central Rappahannock River region in Virginia – from poets and musicians to sculptors and choreographers. Discover a new favorite or your next collaboration using the search tools! Click on an artist to learn more about their work and view upcoming events.  

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The Chamber Chorale of Fredericksburg was founded in 1989 as a small ensemble dedicated to performing high-quality choral music in a wide variety of styles for the cultural enrichment of the community. From a cappella singing to major chamber [...]

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Did you know that ArtsLIVE! is the longest and continuously active performing arts nonprofit organization in the Fredericksburg region?

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Donna Lee Davis

Donna Lee Davis's 33-year career at the U.S. Marine base at Quantico included six years as Chaplains Secretary.

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Dr. Herbert L Green, Jr.

Published second edition of "The World and the Word: Making sense of Social Science in an age of Conflict, Opposition, and Grace" (2017).

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Frank Fuerst
Jeannene Hall
Jeannie Ellis

Darbytown Art Studio is a community of artists who love to work and explore art making together. As a working venue our studio does not maintain regular working hours; however, the studio is often open for you to walk through and our artists [...]

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Meredith Stoddard

I have known since I was a little girl sitting at my Granny's kitchen table listening to her recount the stories of our family, that I wanted to be a story teller.

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Our History
The Fredericksburg Community Concert Band was formed in November 1998 to musically enrich the culture of the Fredericksburg region and to provide a venue for musicians to further their musical talents. The band was formed by [...]

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Penny A Parrish

After careers in journalism and law enforcement, Penny A Parrish enjoys the solitude of working alone with a camera.

She is inspired by simple scenes: the colors of our seasons, small details that others may not notice, and the line [...]

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Pete Morelewicz

Pete Morelewicz is a Fredericksburg-based artist and graphic designer. He works with a wide range of technologies, from 15th century letterpress to 21st century media. (He himself dates to the 20th century.) PBS painter Bob Ross tops his list [...]

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Rodger Cornell

Rodger is a retired restaurateur who has recently moved to Virginia from New Jersey.

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Sally Rhone-Kubarek

I have published 2 books for children: "Mini Mysteries" in the Middle," an ABC book and "Mindelmo," a short story that began with a second grade reading list.

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Theresa Cramer

The Museum collects, researches, interprets, teaches, and preserves the history, heritage, and culture of the Fredericksburg region.

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