People attending a Secretly Y'all talk

Cost: Free

Open to: Everyone

First Fridays: Secretly Y’all

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 beverages in Best Café and 30-minute gallery tours as part of Friday Art & Wine.

Aug 3, 6 – 8 pm
Secretly Y’all: Audacity – Stories of Pomp & PropagandaMarble Hall

Join us for an evening of stories inspired by works of art in the special exhibition, Napoleon: Power and Splendor. Secretly Y’all is a storytelling organization that creates opportunities for people to share true stories in front of an audience. Dedicated to investing in the Richmond community, Secretly Y’all has coordinated numerous events over the past seven years, each of which has a unique theme designed to inspire and unite people through storytelling.

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