‘Spring Into Quilting’ ~ a great success

Christine Sharp Contributing Writer The second annual “Spring Into Quilting” retreat, sponsored by Artcents and DebAnn’s Fabrics, was held May 4 and 5 at the old Campbelltown school. By all accounts, it was a great success. ...

Playfest presents ‘Daughters These Days’ and ‘Riding Lessons’

“Daughters These Days” by T.K. Lee is a short drama about a pair of sisters who must make hard decisions regarding the sale of the property of their childhood home following the tragic death...

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...

PlayFest presents ‘A Game of Twenty…’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer This is the third of a five part series about Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop If you were given the chance to have questions definitively...

‘Beans and Franks…’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer The second of a five-part series about Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop.  Beans and Franks Never Tasted So Good is a short play by Jonathan...

D&E Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance at Opera House

The Pocahontas County Opera House welcomes the Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble for an evening of traditional music and dance on Friday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m. The Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble,...

PlayFest 2018 presents ‘Petting Zoo Story’

Bonnie Gifford Contributing Writer This is the first of a five part series about Pocahontas County Opera House PlayFest 2018, this year’s production by the Pocahontas County Drama Workshop. The 10-minute play “Petting Zoo Story” depicts what...

Folklife Program coming to the Opera House

State folklorist Emily Hilliard will bring the West Virginia Folklife Program, a project of the West Virginia Humanities Council, to the Pocahontas County Opera House Thursday, April 19, for a public interest meeting. “What...