Ragtime pianist Paul Asaro coming to Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House will welcome back renowned ragtime piano virtuoso Paula Asaro Saturday, November 5, at 7:30 p.m. Paul Asaro is known as one of the finest of a select group of pianists who has mastered the demanding two-handed jazz and ragtime piano styles from the first half of the 20th century. The Stride piano of James P. Johnson, More...

by Drew Tanner | Published 1 month ago
By Drew Tanner On Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

October brings musical variety to the Opera House stage

October brings an eclectic mix of music to the Pocahontas County Opera House. Tribute band Long Strange Night leads the month with a mix of Grateful Dead and Beatles classics October 8. Hard Days Night bandmates More...

By Drew Tanner On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Musicians to celebrate the life and musical legacy of Terry Richardson

Musicians will come together to celebrate the life and musical legacy of Terry Richardson in a special concert at the Pocahontas County Opera House in Marlinton Sunday, October 23. Richardson passed away in May More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Opera House celebrates legacy of traditional mountain music and musicians

After getting your fill of wild food at Marlinton’s Autumn Harvest Festival and West Virginia RoadKill Cook-off, the Pocahontas County Opera House invites you to be a part of the “Hammons Family Musical Heritage More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

Asleep at the Wheel to perform at Carnegie

Carnegie Hall will present Asleep at the Wheel in concert Friday, September 9, at 7:30 p.m. Asleep at the Wheel was formed in Paw Paw, West Virginia, in 1970, making this another homecoming for front man Ray Benson. Asleep More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

It’s our turn

Kim Morgan Dean and Melissa Robinette will perform in Greenbrier Valley Theatre’s country musical Pump Boys and Dinettes, August 20 at the Pocahontas County Opera House. Photo courtesy of GVT The Greenbrier Valley More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Music at Cranberry Mountain Nature Center August 13

Set against the majestic Cranberry Mountain at the Cranberry Mountain Nature Center, hear the summer sounds of mountain heritage music with the dynamic group Juanita Fireball & the Continental Drifters. Together More...