All-Terrain Poetry

Live readings from Pocahontas County All-Terrain best describes the territory where poetry lives. The healing power of self-talk is universal. To celebrate April as national Poetry Month both TS Eliot – who said poetry is a raid on the inarticulate – and Lousie McNeill – who spoke of a place called solid – were the inspiration for the event. More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Finger-style guitar champion Muriel Anderson returns to the Opera House

One of the world’s foremost fingerstyle guitarists and harp-guitarists Muriel Anderson returns to the Pocahontas County Opera House on Saturday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. Anderson was the first woman to have won the More...

By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line returns to the Opera House

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line will bring their traveling carnival of Appalachian-roots-rock back to the Pocahontas County Opera House stage on Sunday, March 16, at 7 p.m. The high energy, Nashville-based More...

By Drew Tanner On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

The Young Country Tour comes to Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House presents American Idol semi-finalist Chase Likens and WalMart-to-Grand Ole Opry singing sensation Kayla Slone on Saturday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15. Youth 17 and younger More...

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By Drew Tanner On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Elk River Ramblers, Black Twig Pickers share Opry Night stage

  Opry Night at the Pocahontas County Opera House has come to showcase some of the best musical talent from Pocahontas County and the surrounding region. On Saturday, February 22, at 7:30 p.m., musicians from More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Guitar virtuoso Johnny Compton returns to the Pocahontas County Opera House in Marlinton with the Charleston-based Diablo Blues Band Saturday, December 7, at 7:30 p.m. They will be joined by special guests the Black More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth Laprelle explore storytelling and tradition, weaving sparse arrangements of traditional Appalachian music—ballads, fiddle tunes and harmonies—with storytelling, shadow puppetry More...