Celebrate Memorial Day with Ladies for Liberty

The Pocahontas County Opera House will present a swinging, patriotic performance by the Ladies for Liberty Saturday, May 23, at 7:30 p.m. In honor of all veterans who have served our country, the Pocahontas Opera...

Guitar virtuoso Johnny Compton returns to the Pocahontas County Opera House in Marlinton with the Charleston-based Diablo Blues Band Saturday, December 7, at 7:30 p.m. They will be joined by special guests the Black Mountain...

Stalking the elusive acrylic fox

Laura Dean Bennett Staff Writer The absolute highlight of my week was the acrylic painting class taught by Kristen LeCroy Friday evening at The DirtBean. Kristen, whose day job is at the Community Wellness Center, was a...

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...

Opry Night highlights local, traditional musicians at Opera House

The annual Opry Night at the Pocahontas County Opera House has come to represent some of the best bluegrass and old-time traditional talent in the region. This year’s program, on Saturday, February 23, at...

Opera House welcomes Lone Raven

The Pocahontas County Opera House will present a concert with multi-instrumental world music ensemble Lone Raven Saturday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. Garnering rave reviews throughout the country, Lone Raven performs an eclectic blend of...

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...

Jazz is alive and well at the Opera House

Heather Niday AMR Contributing Writer A classic jazz trio, the Jenny Wilson Trio, is coming to the Pocahontas Opera House in Marlinton on Friday, November 6. And what looks like the bare minimum for...