The Screening Room
The Screening Room

The Screening Room

The glamour of old Hollywood in a modern private setting. Private event party capacity of 90 people.

Beautifully Restored
Beautifully Restored

Beautifully Restored

The charm of this legendary theatre has been meticulously reinstated.

The Speakeasy
The Speakeasy

The Speakeasy

Be entertained while lounging in the Speakeasy's classic atmosphere

State-Of-The-Art Sound
State-Of-The-Art Sound

State-Of-The-Art Sound

Enough amps to fill a stadium, but with the precision to still allow for a comfortable conversation.

Hippodrome Weddings & Special Events
Hippodrome Weddings & Special Events

Hippodrome Weddings & Special Events

Multiple unique event spaces perfect for all of your special events

Dine at MansionFive26
Dine at MansionFive26

Dine at MansionFive26

Enjoy delicious Southeastern Cuisine in a beautifully elegant atmosphere Call 804.308.2913 for reservations

Welcome to the Hippodrome Theater!

A revival entertainment venue located in Richmond, Virginia`s historic Jackson Ward.

icon
The Majesty of 2nd Street reigns again!
icon
See what went into restoring the grandeur.
icon
There’s lots to look forward to at the Hipp.
icon
Check out our news section for all the latest.
icon
Reserve space for your special event.
icon
Call, email, or visit us for an event!
  • Jackson Ward’s famed 2nd Street (referred to as “the Deuce”) was home to many entertainment activities and venues. Performers such as Ella Fitzgerald, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, and Duke Ellington played at the Globe or the Hippodrome Theater, winning the Ward the title the “Harlem of the South.”