Fourth Annual Music in the Mountains

Local musicians, artisans, community members and visitors will come together to experience and celebrate mountain music, craft and dance at the Pocahontas County Opera House Friday and Saturday, September 15 and 16. A...

Pocahontas County Opera House presents ‘Honky Tonk Laundry’

The Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes Greenbrier Valley Theatre back to its stage August 18 at 7:30 p.m. with a production of the Roger Bean musical Honky Tonk Laundry. When Lana Mae Hopkins, owner...

PlayFest coming to the Opera House

If you had the chance to choose your final words, what would you write? Find out how Lynn, a death row inmate, answers this question in Legacy, a short play by Westerville, Ohio, playwright Chris...

What’s that sound?

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer The crash of breaking glass.  The wail of a siren.  The crack of gunfire. Sounds emerge from the darkness of the theater and meld, seemingly effortlessly, with the action on the stage.  Closer...

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 celebrates legacy of traditional mountain music and musicians

After getting your fill of wild food at Marlinton’s Autumn Harvest Festival and West Virginia RoadKill Cook-off, the Pocahontas County Opera House invites you to be a part of the “Hammons Family Musical Heritage...

‘Gallery of Love’ open house

Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us, and members of the Pocahontas County Artisan Co-op are readying the 4th Avenue Gallery in the Marlinton Depot for their “Gallery of Love” Open House, which will...

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...