More great Ivy Terrace performances to come in August

Possum Holler Glee Club

Carnegie Hall’s 2014 Ivy Terrace free Summer Concert Series continues with a performance by the Possum Holler Glee Club. The concert will be held rain or shine Thursday, Aug. 14 at 6:30 p.m. Bring a picnic dinner and sit back with family and friends to enjoy a Lewisburg summer tradition. Possum Holler Glee Club Five veteran musicians, one unique sound: More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 8th, 2014

Background of Alderson’s Bricktop and Cole Porter

Cole Porter was a famous composer of the 1920s to ‘50s. He wrote the music and lyrics for such musicals as Anything Goes and Kiss Me Kate. Songs included, “Night and Day,” “I Get a Kick Out of You,” “I’ve More...

The Saints logo part of the floral display in the foreground of the AdvoCare Sports Performance Center
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

White Sulphur Springs rolls out the red carpet for the Saints

The Saints logo part of the floral display in the foreground of the AdvoCare Sports Performance Center Exerpted from John De Shazier’s post on NewOrleansSaints.com dated Monday, July 21 after the Saints paraded More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Union’s Last Blast of Summer Event set for August 30

Labor Day weekend signals the end of summer vacations and back to school. The Union Area Chamber of Commerce is planning to end summer with an all day party on Main Street in Union, Monroe County on Saturday, Aug. More...

Front: Zenya Walters (left), Hannah Smart and Georgia Foster; Back: Adrienne Brumfeld (left), Sallie Ann Wittkkamper and Savannah Hart (Photo by Beth White)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 1st, 2014

Trillium School for Performing Arts

Front: Zenya Walters (left), Hannah Smart and Georgia Foster; Back: Adrienne Brumfeld (left), Sallie Ann Wittkkamper and Savannah Hart (Photo by Beth White) The Trillium School for Performing Arts will hold its More...

Evan Zimmerman as Harry Witherspoon (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Something funny’s going on at GVT

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) continues the run of the hilarious musical farce Lucky Stiff, July 24-26, 30 and 31 and Aug. 1 and 2 at 7:30 p.m. Evan Zimmerman as Harry Witherspoon (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

MKTO/Emblem3 performance at 2014 State Fair cancelled

The State Fair of West Virginia has announced that a scheduling conflict has forced the cancelation of the Sunday, Aug. 10, MKTO/Emblem3 concert. To replace the cancelled show, the State Fair is pleased to present More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Appalachian String Band Music Festival turns 25!

The Appalachian String Band Music Festival at Camp Washington-Carver in Fayette County at Clifftop turns 25 this year. The popular family-friendly event, presented by the WV Division of Culture and History, includes More...

Rhonda Vincent
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

Rhonda Vincent in Covington July 11

Bluegrass superstar Rhonda Vincent will be performing live on Main Street in Covington, VA on Friday, July 11 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 day of show and are on sale now at the Arts More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, July 11th, 2014

The Blues Brothers Tribute in Pulaski, VA

The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley and the Town of Pulaski is co-sponsoring a Concert Variety Show featuring The Blues Brothers Tribute Artists, Josh Livingston and Jarrod Millsaps. Other entertainment More...