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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...

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...

Drama Workshop ~ ‘The People on the Edge of Town’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer   The Pocahontas County Drama Workshop is pleased to announce the cast of this year’s production, The People on the Edge of Town.  The two-act drama, written by West Virginia playwright A. J. DeLauder,...

Keeping the tradition alive

  Thirteen-year-old Trevor Lee Hammons, of Marlinton, took the fourth place award in the 59-year-old and younger “Old-Time Banjo” contest at the 38th Annual Vandalia Gathering May 25. Trevor is the son of Trampas and Teresa...

Opera House hosts Season Preview Party

Arla Ralston Contributing Writer The Pocahontas Opera House is having a party and you are invited. The third annual Season Preview Party will be held Friday, June 15, from 5 until 7:30 p.m. at the Opera...

Opera House presents island music and children’s matinee

The Pocahontas County Opera House wraps up its April calendar with West Virginia steel drum band Steel Away on Saturay, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. and a special family matinee performance of The Secret...

Opera House season opens with Caroline Spence, Village Harmony

The Pocahontas County Opera House opens its 2015-16 season with July performances by Nashville singer-songwriter Caroline Spence and the youthful voices of Village Harmony. Earlier this year, Caroline Spence made Rolling Stone’s list of “10...

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...