Out & About

WSO Summons ‘Superheroes!’ to the Capitol

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra (WSO) announces the next concert of the 2018-19 season, Superheroes! with guest vocalists Megan Pachecano and Colin Eaton, conducted by Music Director Finalist Silas Huff. The performance will be held at 7:30 p.m. today at the Capitol Theatre in ...

Sonic Sounds of Niights Invade Barnesville Tonight

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents Niights tonight at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Driven by expansive dynamics, infectious melodies, and shimmering soundscapes, Niights winds through grooves of crashing rhythm and slicing, ...

Mystery Theatre Offers Show With Live Original Music

MOUNDSVILLE — Mystery Theatre Unlimited will rock and roll 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 ...

Documentary ‘Moundsville: An American Story’ set to show

MOUNDSVILLE — After a successful premiere in December, the Strand Theatre will screen the new documentary “Moundsville: An American Story” twice this Saturday. Created by Pittsburgh filmmaker Dave Bernabo and Wall Street Journal writer John W. Miller, the film explores how Moundsville ...

Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper Will Entertain Tonight in New Martinsville

The Wetzel County Convention and Visitors Bureau (Visit Wetzel County) is starting a new concert series in conjunction with the Back Home Appalachian Arts & Music Festival. Organizers started such an endeavor last year, but this year the budget has increased, and Visit Wetzel County is ...

Emmy Award-Winning Jazz Band to Perform Saturday at Stifel Center in Wheeling

WHEELING — Jazz artist Jimmy Sapienza and his band, Five Guys Named Moe, will perform Saturday at Oglebay Institute’s Stifel Fine Arts Center as part of this year’s Jazz at the Stifel music series. Sapienza and his band are known for outstanding performances and world-class sound. The ...

ArtsLink Set to Kick Off Its 18th Year on Monday in New Martinsville

NEW MARTINSVILLE — ArtsLink, the arts council of Wetzel and Tyler counties, will kick off its 18th year with the annual meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday at the Francis Creative Arts Center. The public is invited and light refreshments will be served. The handicapped-accessible center is ...

Feel the Love of Christmas Again in Wheeling

WHEELING — The B.E. Taylor tradition will return to the Capitol Theatre in December with the 2018 “Feel the Love – Celebrating a B.E. Taylor Christmas Concert!” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. B.C. Taylor, the band’s drummer, vocalist and tour leader, is building a new tradition that ...

‘Renoir: Revered and Reviled’ at Towngate in Wheeling Dec. 28-30

WHEELING — Exhibition on Screen presents a fascinating film about Pierre-Auguste Renoir, one of the world’s most divisive artists. “Renoir: Revered and Reviled” will be shown Dec. 28, 29 and 30 at Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. Although he was known and loved for his ...

You’ll Have a ‘Blues Christmas’ in Wheeling …

WHEELING — Fan-favorite Albert Castiglia will bring the blues to the BluesFest Holiday Party on Tuesday at River City in Wheeling. “Castiglia is a real crowd pleaser,” said Bruce Wheeler of Heritage Music BluesFest. “Along with a night of great blues, there will be merchandise and ...

Stars With Area Roots Align for Tree of Life Concert at Stage AE

PITTSBURGH — Radio station 91.3 WYEP, in partnership with PromoWest North Shore, will stage a large-scale concert at Stage AE on Tuesday to raise funds to support the community in the aftermath of the Oct. 27 Tree of Life shooting. All proceeds will go to the Jewish Federation of Greater ...

Enjoy an Evening of Caroling at the Oglebay Mansion Museum in Wheeling

WHEELING — Oglebay Institute invites area residents to participate in festive community carol singing from 6-8 p.m. Friday outside the Mansion Museum in Oglebay Resort. The aim of the event is to promote good community relations, provide an evening of family entertainment and spread some ...

‘Santaland Diaries’ Coming to Strand Theatre in Moundsville

MOUNDSVILLE — Join the Strand this Saturday and Sunday for the opening of their 2018-19 theatrical season with “The Santaland Diaries!” Leave the little ones at home and come out for an evening of hilarious and raunchy reader’s theatre performed by Butch Maxwell and Sadie Crow. Written ...

Victoria Jamboree’s Annual Christmas Show This Weekend in Wheeling

WHEELING — The Victoria Jamboree in downtown Wheeling presents its 24th Annual Christmas Show at 7 p.m. on Saturday. This show will be a heart-warming program of seasonal favorites presented by the Victoria staff band and entertainers. The theater will be decorated in holiday spirit. ...

Albright: King Of 12-String Country Blues Comes to Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Todd Albright on Monday at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Albright is a country blues, 12-string guitar player and vocalist based in Detroit. Grounded in the pre-war era of the blues ...

A Very Bridge + Tunnel Christmas: A Rocking Holiday Concert at Towngate

WHEELING — Members of The Bridge and Tunnel Collective and some very special guests will perform a holiday revue for all ages at 8 p.m. Saturday at Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theare. The concert will put audience members in a festive mood as multiple local musicians take the stage, ...

Human Rights series concludes with examining ‘Robot Rights’

WHEELING — The People’s University series on Human Rights concludes at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling with a discussion about “Robot Rights.” In order to explore what is collectively called “Human Rights,” the Ohio County Public Library, in ...

Northwest Territory band tonight at Pennyroyal Opera House

FAIRVIEW — The Pennyroyal Opera House brings live bluegrass music back to the Ohio Valley tonight featuring Northwest Territory. The Allegheny Drifters will open the show at 7 p.m. The doors and the kitchen will open at 5 p.m. The Pennyroyal Opera House is located in Fairview just off ...