Tag archive for ‘Artist’
The five day long FloydFest starts July 23rd!
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

FloydFest celebrates 13th year with ‘Revolutionary’ lineup and streamlined logistics

The five day long FloydFest starts July 23rd! Since its inception, FloydFest, the summer outdoor music festival near Floyd, VA, has celebrated its status as a truly unique, fiercely independent festival experience More...

Jack Cirillo as Mark Rothko and Nick Reynolds as his assistant Ken (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, May 9th, 2014

GVT explores artist’s conflict in ‘Red’

Jack Cirillo as Mark Rothko and Nick Reynolds as his assistant Ken (Photo courtesy Greenbrier Valley Theatre) Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) will present “Red” by John Logan, a play that explores the process More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Maroon 5 and Jimmy Buffet to take the stage at 2014 Greenbrier Classic Concert Series

Tournament officials announced Wednesday that Jimmy Buffett and Maroon 5 will headline the 2014 Greenbrier Classic Concert Series, coinciding with the fifth annual Greenbrier Classic. June 30 – July 6 at More...

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By David Esteppe On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Ribbon cutting ceremonies galore

  Display of jewelry at Svelte’s Corner Boutique on Edgar Avenue in Ronceverte   Three new businesses were christened on Edgar Avenue in Ronceverte on Tuesday. Members of Main Street Ronceverte More...

Winner of the raffle for Blumenstein sculpture.
By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Winner of raffle for Blumenstein sculpture announced

Winner of the raffle, John Francis with Jim Cooper’s widow, Carolyn Komar Over the past few months, the Greenbrier Valley Bicycle Club has held a raffle for a sculpture donated by local artist Mark Blumenstein. Blumenstein More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 28th, 2014

Celebrate First Fridays after 5 in downtown Lewisburg April 4

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, Apr. 4! Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg – live music, art events and tasty treats – all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Cooper More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Four Lewisburg residents honored at Governors’ Arts Awards Ceremony

In celebrating some of West Virginia’s best artists and art supporters, the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony, held at the Culture Center in Charleston on Mar. 13, included the Arts in Education Award; the More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

26 students to compete in WV Poetry Out Loud Competition March 14-15

Twenty-six students from across West Virginia will recite poems by Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson and others during the 2014 state Poetry Out Loud competition set for Mar. 14-15 at the Culture Center More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Folk and country duo to appear at The Spring in Lewisburg

Award-winning songwriter and guitarist John Lilly and longtime singing partner Lorie Lichtenwalner will appear together at The Spring, 204 North Jefferson Street, Lewisburg, on Saturday, Mar. 15, beginning at 8 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

2014 WV Maple Syrup Festival upcoming

The Pickens Improvement and Historical Society is preparing for the 30th Annual West Virginia Maple Syrup Festival Mar. 15 and 16, in Pickens, deep in the hardwoods of Randolph County. The annual festival has become More...