Chorale’s Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols continues tradition begun at Kings College

Greenbrier Valley Chorale

The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols performance by the Greenbrier Valley Chorale on Sunday, Dec. 14, is patterned after the famous Christmas Eve service that has been held annually at Kings College Chapel in England since 1918. The service, which was first broadcast in 1928, is now heard annually by millions of people around the world. However, More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

EXTRA: End-of-Year 4th Friday Music at White Sulphur Springs Library

The White Sulphur Springs Public Library is happy to add on one more “Fourth Friday” music program before the year’s end. We will meet Friday, Dec. 19, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the library, located in the heart More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Free Nutrition Seminar: Tired and wired!?

Are you feeling tired and wired? Not only is the cold weather making our muscles shiver and teeth chatter, but the holidays present a dizzying array of mental, emotional, and physical demands. Despite your best More...

The Bob Thompson Unit will present their annual holiday concert, Joy to the World, on Sunday, Dec. 14 at The Asylum in Lewisburg
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

The Asylum and Casasanta bring some swing to the holidays with the Bob Thompson Unit

By Sarah Mansheim On Sunday, Dec. 14, The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg will present its first live music event, celebrating the season with Bob Thompson’s Joy to the World annual holiday concert. The jazz concert, More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Tamarack highlights December events

It’s that time of year: the always hectic but joyful, holiday season. At Tamarack, where everything is Mountain State made, guests are greeted with the sounds, sights, tastes, and scents of the seasons. According More...

Johannes Martin Kranzle as Beckmesser in Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (Photo courtesy Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

Epic operatic comedy up next at the Met

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), partnering with The Met: Live in HD, will present a simulcast of Richard Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Saturday, Dec. 13, at noon. The broadcast will run approximately More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Kathy Mattea to grace the stage at Carnegie Hall

By Peggy Mackenzie Kathy Mattea will be returning to Lewisburg’s Carnegie Hall stage on Thursday, Dec. 11, with her “Songs and the Season” holiday program, a thoughtful blend of old favorites and music from More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Mark Davis Workshops at Trillium

The first weekend in December Trillium Performing Arts will host percussion workshops by Mark Davis at the Legendary Lewis Theatre located at 113 N Court Street. The workshops are $15 for one, $20 for two and $25 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Charleston Ballet and West Virginia Symphony Orchestra present ‘The Nutcracker’

The Charleston Ballet and the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra (WVSO) will present Tchaikovsky’s holiday favorite, “The Nutcracker” on Friday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 13 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 5th, 2014

Alabama to headline 2015 State Fair of West Virginia Concert Series

State Fair officials have announced that Alabama will kick off the 91st Annual State Fair of West Virginia concert series on Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at 8 p.m. Tickets for the show will go on sale Friday, Dec. 5, More...