Out & About

Strand Theatre to Screen New Mine Disaster Film

MOUNDSVILLE — The Strand Theatre is pleased to announce a weekend of screenings of the new feature film “Mine 9,” a mine disaster film based on a true story. Mining country in Appalachia has been declared The Devils Playground. With ever growing safety concerns at the mine, Zeke ...

Great Music, Family Vibes Abound at Eighth Annual Dark Star Jubilee

THORNVILLE, Ohio — Music lovers from near and far will flock to East-Central Ohio to kick off the summer concert season in style — dancing to live music in the great outdoors as the Dark Star Jubilee returns to Legend Valley for its eight annual installment. Host band Dark Star ...

Band the Pussyfooters perform at Artworks in Wheeling today

WHEELING — Sean Decker of The Bridge and Tunnel Collective announced the group Pussyfooters will perform at Artworks today, Friday, May 17. Comprised of musicians Jeremiah Welch, Howie Haught and Todd Hager, the group will perform from 7-10 p.m. in the newly refurbished gallery area in the ...

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Lottery Set for Sold-Out Shows in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — Dear Evan Hansen announced a digital ticket lottery in Pittsburgh, offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of discounted tickets available for each otherwise sold-out performance. The digital lottery will begin accepting entries 48 hours prior to the first ...

Damaging Winds Postpone Season Opener at Brooke Hills Playhouse

WELLSBURG — The Brooke Hills Playhouse will postpone the opening of their 48th summer season until the weekends of June 14-16 and 21-23, while the pre-Civil War apple barn undergoes repairs from damage caused by a recent wind storm. According Julia Barnhart of Wellsburg, president of the ...

Tick, Tock … Time is Running Out!

ST. CLAIRSVILLE - There’s still time to catch the final performances of St. Clairsville High School Theatre’s production of “Beauty and the Beast” this weekend. The show will take the stage tonight and Saturday night in the St. Clairsville Middle School Auditorium. Doors open at 6:30 ...

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Returns to the Stage in St. Clairsville

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Marking 10 years since its musical theater program brought “Beauty and the Beast” to the stage, this year’s spring musical at St. Clairsville High School is celebrating the anniversary by taking the Disney favorite to the next level. The public is invited to “Be Our ...

Towngate Theatre in Wheeling Continues 50th Season With ‘Our Town’

WHEELING —Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre continues its 50th season of community theater with Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece “Our Town,” considered by many to be greatest American play ever written. It will be staged for two weekends starting today and ...

Artworks To Display Paintings By Dombrowski

WHEELING — Artworks Around Town curator, Betsy Cox announced that Bob Dombrowski will display his stunning paintings at the upcoming Gallery Hop. This is the first celebration since the group re-designed and renovated its space last month. Guests will be able to greet Dombrowski and see ...

Marshall County Strings Spring Concert is Tuesday

GLEN DALE — The Marshall County Strings Program will present its annual spring concert at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The out-of-this-world performance will showcase music about space. Elementary concert selections will include ...

‘The King and I’ Comes to Capitol Theatre in Wheeling

WHEELING — The national tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “The King and I,” based on the 2015 Tony Award–winning Lincoln Center Theater Production, will make its Wheeling premiere at The Capitol Theatre for one show only on Monday, April 29, as part of the Bordas & Bordas ...

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra to Tell Magical Tales Through Music Tonight

WHEELING — Former ice skater Sierra Boggess didn’t “skate” into her career as a Broadway star and concert artist. Boggess, who is performing with the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra this week, is quick to point out that it takes hard work, persistence and continued study to attain ...

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Opening Night Is Thursday in St. C.

Students in the St. Clairsville High School Musical Theatre program have been hard at work rehearsing for this year’s show, the Broadway musical adaption of Disney’s “Beauty and The Beast.” Opening night is Thursday, May 2. Performances will be nightly on May 2-4 and May 9-11. Doors ...

Ohio University Eastern Theatre Presents ‘The Marriage of Bette and Boo’

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The Theater Department of Ohio University Eastern continues its production of Christopher Durang’s tragicomedy, “The Marriage of Bette and Boo” nightly through Sunday, April 28, in the Shannon Hall Theater. Performances today and Saturday start at 8 p.m., and the ...

Fiddle’s on Fire at the Pennyroyal

The Pennyroyal Opera House will feature Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, above, at 8 p.m. today. Alum Creek will open the show at 7 p.m. The doors open at 5 p.m., and the kitchen will open at 5 p.m. with a full menu. Admission for children 12 and under is free. The Pennyroyal Opera House is ...

Rosalind & The Way to Perform Saturday in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — This weekend, Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Rosalind & The Way on Saturday, April 20, at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Rosalind and the Way is an Americana Indie Rock band fronted by Fort Wayne ...