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...

Local production celebrates 30-year anniversary of ‘Steel Magnolias’

Arla Ralston Contributing Writer The movie, Steel Magnolias, turns 30 this year, and theaters across the nation will be showing the classic southern film in a special three-day run the weekend of May 18. But don’t...

Mountain Music Trail at the Fair

Three Greenbrier Valley bands, performing on the Sprint Free Stage, will headline Mountain Music Trail Day at the State Fair of West Virginia Saturday, August 19. Rush Run Philharmonic will offer a mix of...

Bucket Brothers open new season at Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House opens its new Performance Series with a concert by The Bucket Brothers Saturday, July 16, at 7:30 p.m. The North Carolina-based Bucket Brothers - Logan and Casey Valleroy - have...

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...

PlayFest presents ‘Bankin’ on the Grand’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer Bankin’ on the Grand explores the aftermath of a weather occurrence familiar to those who live  in Pocahontas County. This short play depicts Buddy and M. Lou, a man and...

Burner Homeplace to host Open Air Market

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer In conjunction with the Cass Scenic Railroad State Park Harvest Day celebration, the Burner Homeplace will host an Open Air Market Saturday, September 15. Located a stone’s throw away from the state park,...

Opera House welcomes ‘The Voice’ finalist Joshua Davis

Joshua Davis, finalist from the 2015 season of NBC’s The Voice will grace the The Pocahontas County Opera House stage Saturday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. Speaking or singing, the voice of Joshua Davis is...

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