‘My People Was Music’ – a collection of words and music

  Mountain State Press is pleased to announce the publication of My People Was Music, a stunning collaboration of poetry, photography and music/spoken word performances written and produced by Kirk Judd, one of West Virginia’s...

Something for everyone at the Opera House this summer

New Orleans jazz? Check. Old time? Check? Folk? Yep. Bluegrass? Absolutely. Blues? We’ve got that, too. Did we mention the skinny German juggler? This summer the Pocahontas County Opera House will host a veritable kaleidoscope of performers on its stage,...

Back by popular demand: Rush Run returns to the Opera House

Rush Run Philharmonic will return to the Opera House for the second Potluck Sunday, April 24, at 5 p.m. The group played in December to an enthusiastic crowd who enjoyed an evening of fine...

Opera House features ‘Cameos of Civil War Women’

Seldom-told stories of the women of the American Civil War will come to life on the stage of the Pocahontas County Opera House during a special matinee performance on Sunday, October 5, at 2...

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...

Opera House welcomes back Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys

Longtime Opera House favorite, the Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys, return to Marlinton on Saturday, August 30, at 7:30 p.m.   The Black Mountain Bluegrass Boys are among West Virginia’s longest-running bluegrass bands. The group first organized...

GVT Presents Pump Boys and Dinettes at Pocahontas County Opera House

Greenbrier Valley Theatre, the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, will present Pump Boys and Dinettes at the Pocahontas County Opera House Saturday, August 20, at 7:30 p.m. Pull off the road on Highway...