A sold-out audience at Saturday night's Richmond Forum program with Russell Wilson and Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. also got their first look at the big names that will take the stage at the nationally recognized series for the 2016–2017 season.
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The April 2017 Forum program will be announced at a later date.
For 30 seasons, The Richmond Forum has been bringing leaders from the world stage to our stage in Richmond—to expand horizons, stimulate conversation and inspire our community. With 4,500 attendees at each program, The Richmond Forum is the largest and most-respected speaker series in America.
Past Forum speakers have included filmmaker Steven Spielberg, former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, Robert Redford, Archbishop Desmund Tutu, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Anderson Cooper, B.B. King, Mexican President Vicente Fox, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, former Secretaries of State Albright, Baker, Powell, and Rice, and three former U.S. Presidents: George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush.
Current subscribers have until May 7th to renew their subscriptions for next season. Any seats not renewed will go on sale to the public through a lottery. Learn more about becoming a Richmond Forum subscriber.
The Richmond Forum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization. All programs are held at the Altria Theater in Richmond, Virginia.