WV Dance Company brings original works to Opera House stage

The Pocahontas County Opera House will welcome the West Virginia Dance Company to its stage Saturday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. The Beckley-based company has deep Pocahontas County roots. Formed in 1977 as the Appalachian Dance and Music Ensemble, it was commissioned by the West Virginia Arts and Humanities Council to interpret the poetry of State Poet More...

by Drew Tanner | Published 3 months ago
By Pocahontas Times On Friday, March 4th, 2016

Opera House welcomes Blue Yonder to the stage

Charleston-area trio Blue Yonder will perform at the Pocahontas County Opera House Saturday, March 5, at 7:30 p.m. Blue Yonder takes strands of early country music – from swing to honky-tonk, bluegrass and rockabillly More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Full Moon Hikes at Cass

Whether howling at the moon or sailing along moonlight bay, outdoor fun is taking a new twist on Full Moon Nights at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park. Full Moon Hikes are scheduled in February, March and April.  “Train More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Elk River Ramblers and Viney Mountain Bluegrass Boys share Opry Night Stage

The annual Opry Night at the Pocahontas County Opera House has come to represent some of the best bluegrass and traditional talent in the region. This season’s Opry Night on February 20, at 7:30 p.m. will showcase More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

GVT announces 49th season

From left: Reed Patterson, Vincent Pelligrino, Kim Morgan Dean, Donald Laney, Jason Williams, and James Roberts in GVT’s 2015 production of Chicago. Photo Courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre Greenbrier Valley More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Play Festival auditions

Auditions for the upcoming Opera House Playfest will be held Wednesday, December 30, from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Marlinton Municipal Building. The Playfest will be performed in May 2016.   This is a project of the More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Opera House to present ‘A Christmas Carol’

EBENEZER Scrooge, portrayed by Kyle Walter, and the Ghost of Christmas Present, portrayed by Hannah Redmond. Scrooge regrets his decisions in the Hampstead Stage Company performance of “A Christmas Carol.” Photo More...