Out & About

Andrea von Kampen To Perform Saturday

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Andrea von Kampen on Saturday at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. With more than 6 million Spotify streams and counting, Nebraska-based songwriter Andrea von Kampen has quickly ...

Dr. Zoot Delivers Big Band Dance Hall Music

WHEELING — The region’s premiere dance band and the Big Band 200 Club are teaming up to send winter swinging off into the sunset on Saturday. Dr. Zoot will provide the music for the club’s dance Saturday at Wheeling’s historic Monument Place, home of the Osiris Shrine. The dance runs ...

Storytellers at public library set to bring a Celtic experience

MOUNDSVILLE — “Stories and Ballads from Celtic Lands” is on tap at the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library 6 p.m. Tuesday. Working in tandem, professional storytellers Susanna Connelly Holstein and Judi Tarowsky will present this multimedia program aimed at adults and ...

Lunch With Books conversation goes over the rainbow Tuesday

WHEELING — The Ohio County Public Library’s weekly Lunch With Books series continues at noon on Tuesday with a conversation in conjunction with Wheeling Film Society’s screening of the film classic “The Wizard of Oz.” The screening will take place at 7:30 p.m. today at Towngate ...

Gallery Hop With Artworks Around Town

WHEELING — Wheeling resident April Waltz will display her paintings at Artworks Around Town for the month of March. The opening reception will take place from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, March 1 in the Studio Gallery of Artworks in Wheeling’s historic Centre Market. Waltz has been creative all ...

Freshman Plays To Be Presented At Wheeling Park High School

WHEELING — Wheeling Park High School’s Introduction to Speech and Theater classes will present two one-act plays at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Phyllis A. Beneke Theater. The plays, “Goldilocks on Trial” by Ed Monk and “Prom Perfection” by Jane Steiner, will provide an evening of fun ...

Live Music with Matt Smith and Friends at Towngate

WHEELING — Live music returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre when Matt Smith and Friends will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday. Living in the moment and going with the flow, Matt Smith and Friends create an atmosphere of warmth and love in their music. A mixture of old friends and new, ...

British Invasion Hits The Capitol Theatre In Wheeling Tonight

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra will perform Music of the Knights: The Music of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sir Elton John, and Sir Paul McCartney with guest artists Scott Coulter, Kelli Rabke, John Boswell and Lorinda Lisitza, conducted by Music Director Finalist Andres Franco. The ...

‘The Gun Show’ Takes To the Stage Monday

WHEELING — Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre in Wheeling will host a one-night-only performance of Quantum Theatre’s rendition of EM Lewis’ timely and topical play “The Gun Show (Can we talk about this?)” at 8 p.m. Monday. “The Gun Show (Can we talk about this?)” is a ...

Auditions for Moundsville’s Got Talent! set for tonight, Saturday

MOUNDSVILLE — Come out and audition for the Strand Theatre’s first Moundsville’s Got Talent! Whether your talent is juggling, singing, stand-up comedy, lute playing, unicycling or sword swallowing, come strut your stuff at this local competition. The winner gets a cash prize of ...

World slavery, Haitian revolution, rise of American music to be explored

WHEELING — The Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling will explore “World Slavery — The Haitian Revolution and the Rise of American Music” with Ray Kamalay at noon on Tuesday during its weekly Lunch With Books program. Kamalay, a long-time professional musician who contributes ...

‘Night of the Hunter’ returns to Moundsville on the big screen

MOUNDSVILLE — Join the Strand Theatre for a free screening of this iconic film, featuring shots of the Moundsville Penitentiary and Moundsville’s Fish Creek. Starring Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters and Lillian Gish, “The Night of the Hunter” is based on the true story of Harry ...

Film ‘At Eternity’s Gate’ set to show at Moundsville library

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. Monday. The feature will be “At Eternity’s Gate,” an historical bio-drama directed by Julian Schnabel. It features a remarkable performance by Willem Dafoe as ...

Show Choirs to Invade Ohio Valley on Saturday

RAYLAND — Ten outstanding show choirs from schools throughout Ohio and West Virginia will travel to the Upper Ohio Valley on Saturday to compete in the annual St. C. Division 3 Show Choir Invitational. Hosted by the area’s only high school show choir —the award-winning St. C. Singers ...

Mystery Theatre Continues Live Rock-Themed Comedy

MOUNDSVILLE — Mystery Theatre Unlimited rocks with its current show, featuring live original music — entirely performed by the actors. In “Rock ‘em Dead,” a musical-comedy murder mystery dinner theatre show, a rock band that once enjoyed great success, but dissolved in a bitter ...

Marshall County Strings Benefit Concert to Take Place Tuesday

MOUNDSVILLE — The Marshall County Strings Program will present “Light the Night” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will feature an eclectic collection of music including original concert string works performed by the electric ...

WLU Wind Symphony Kicking Off New Season

WEST LIBERTY — The West Liberty University Wind Symphony will present its first concert of the Spring Concert Series at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, located at 141 Kruger St., Wheeling. The concert is free and open to the public and will feature works composed by ...

WSO’s Percussion Ensemble Takes Stage at Historic Strand Theatre

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces the next performance of the WSO on the GO series, featuring Wheeling Symphony’s percussion ensemble. The performance will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at The Strand Theatre in Moundsville. This concert is free and open to the public. The WSO ...

Slideshow: Greensky Bluegrass Heats Up Stage AE

PITTSBURGH — Greensky Bluegrass drew a crowd that packed into Stage AE in Pittsburgh on Thursday, February 7, 2019. The Steel City has been a stronghold for the band for many years, and the recent stop brought the band and their growing legion of fans to their first Pittsburgh show in a much ...