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ArtsLink Concert Series to Kick Off 2019-20 Season

NEW MARTINSVILLE — ArtsLink’s 2019-20 Concert Series will kick off in mid-October and continue through April, offering versatile and expressive interpretations of both music and dance. Season tickets for the six-concert series are now on sale through ArtsLink, the arts council for Wetzel ...

Touring Musical Duo Mink’s Miracle Medicine to Perform Tonight in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Mink’s Miracle Medicine today, Friday, Sept. 27, at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. A broken-down van ranks pretty high on the list of worst-case scenarios for touring musicians. ...

A History of Wheeling in Photographs Explored

WHEELING —Visitors will take a tour through local history at noon Tuesday at the Ohio County Public Library in downtown Wheeling as the weekly Lunch With Books program presents Wheeling 250: Floods, Fires and Storefronts — Photographing Wheeling’s History. October is National Archives ...

New Cumberland Riverfest Set This Weekend

NEW CUMBERLAND — The 11th annual New Cumberland Fall Riverfest will be held Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 28-29, featuring 50 vendors and a host of entertainment. Events will start at 9:30 a.m. Saturday with the Riverfest 5K led by Trisha Enochs with proceeds benefiting the Oak Glen High ...

New York Cabaret Artist Mark Nadler to Perform at Stifel in Wheeling

WHEELING — Pianist, tap dancer, comedian and vocalist extraordinaire, Mark Nadler is one of New York’s premier cabaret entertainers. He will make a special one-show-only appearance Saturday, Sept. 28, performing his tribute to American songwriter Cole Porter, at Oglebay Institute’s Stifel ...

‘Lend Me a Tenor’ Cast Shares Fun With Audiences at Brooke Hills Playhouse

WELLSBURG — As the Brooke Hills Playhouse prepares for the final weekend of its production of Ken Ludwig’s award-winning comedy “Lend Me a Tenor,” the show’s cast is hoping that their audiences are having as much fun as the actors. According to director Evan Oslund of Wheeling, ...

Wheeling Symphony Hosts a Tribute to the Queen of Soul

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra Opens Its 90th Season With A Tribute to the Queen of Soul WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra will perform its 90th season opening night concert tonight as WesBanco presents “Aretha: A Tribute” conducted by music director John Devlin and featuring very ...

Mystery Theatre’s New Show Takes on Popeye

WHEELING — Mystery Theatre Unlimited begins its 24th season of original musical-comedy murder mystery dinner theatre shows with the first all-new show in two years. The play will be presented Thursday, Sept. 26, at the Vue Bar and Grill in Grand Vue Park, Moundsville, and will continue on ...

‘Lend Me a Tenor’ Opening at Brooke Hills Playhouse This Weekend

WELLSBURG —When the Brooke Hills Playhouse production of Ken Ludwig’s award-winning comedy, “Lend Me a Tenor,” opens this weekend, it will add another chapter to the Playhouse’s long history with the writer. While this presentation marks Brooke Hills’ third production of ...

Towngate Theatre Opens 51st Season With Pulitzer Prize-Winning Drama

WHEELING — Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre opens its 51st season of community theater with Paul Zindel’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama “The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds.” A story of perseverance and hope, it has been hailed as one of the most significant and ...

End-of-Summer ’80s Party Set at Undo’s in Elm Grove

WHEELING — Only days before the official end of summer, Undo’s in Elm Grove will bring the season out in style — 1980s style — on Saturday, Sept. 21. Big hair, legwarmers and shoulder pads are not required, but encouraged as Undo’s End of Summer ’80s Party will feature a 1980s ...

‘Fighting With My Family’ Showing At Moundsville Library on Tuesday

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a Think Outside the Book film at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24. The feature will be “Fighting With My Family,” an acclaimed bio-drama-comedy based on the true story of Paige, Saraya-Jade Bevis, who dreamed of joining ...

Third Friday Returns to Artworks Tonight With Jazz Duo

WHEELING — After a brief summer hiatus, Third Friday makes its return to Artworks tonight, Friday, Sept. 20, with the jazz duo of Matt Hill and Aaron Carey. They will be presenting their latest collection of jazz, pop and classical music featuring the electric and classical guitar and ...

Learn How WV Changed The Medical Profession

WHEELING — How West Virginia Transformed the Medical Profession will be discussed at noon Tuesday during the Ohio County Public Library’s weekly Lunch With Books program in downtown Wheeling. Dr. William Neal, WVU School of Medicine, will discuss the landmark Supreme Court case of Dent ...

18th Annual Heritage Port Sternwheel Festival Hits Wheeling This Weekend

The three-day annual Heritage Port Sternwheel Festival offers something for the entire family, according to Festival Chairwoman Diane Jordan. In addition to viewing about a half dozen sternwheel vessels docked at the waterfront, visitors can expect to see live musical entertainment, food ...

Genre-Blending Sultans of String to Play Free Show Thursday

SISTERSVILLE — ArtsLink presents the Sultans of String, three-time JUNO (Canada’s Grammy) nominees and Billboard charting musicians who are set to raise the rafters with their globetrotting tunes at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, at Tyler Consolidated High School. This free concert is ...

Ebert Brothers Bring ‘First Fall Show Of The Season’ Saturday

NEW MARTINSVILLE — The Ebert Brothers Family and Friends “First Fall Show of the Season” will be coming up on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Lincoln Theater in downtown New Martinsville. Show time is 7 p.m. This will be the beginning of the 53rd year of having shows at the Lincoln ...