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Celebrate Beethoven with Brew Keepers And The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces the next WSO on the GO concert, Beethoven and Brews, featuring our Clarinet Quintet. The performance will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, at Brew Keepers in Wheeling. The concert is free and open to the public. Beethoven turns ...

Enjoy the Sound of WLU’s Wind Symphony on Wednesday Night

WEST LIBERTY — The West Liberty University Wind Symphony, conducted by Dr. Gretchen L. Pohlman and featuring special guest conductor Professor Patrick Garrett, will present a spring concert at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, located at 141 Kruger St., ...

Marshall County Strings Benefit Concert Slated For Tuesday

GLEN DALE — The Marshall County Strings Program will present “Decades” at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25, in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. This concert will feature well-known music from each decade, beginning with the 1960s. Motown, classic rock and pop music ...

Mystery Theatre Unlimited’s Comedy ‘Popguy’ Comes to The Vue

MOUNDSVILLE — Mystery Theatre Unlimited’s original musical comedy dinner theatre production “Popguy the Sailor Man” will be presented at the Vue Bar and Grill in Grand Vue Park at 7 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 21. The family-friendly original comedy features musical parodies and ...

MSM Plays Towngate on Saturday

WHEELING — Live music returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. MSM: Miller, Smith and Mazure will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22. Having played music together for many years, band members wanted to go back to their roots: acoustic music. Leaving the big amplifiers, drum kit ...

Classical Guitar Quartet to Play At Lunch With Books

WHEELING — Quaternaglia Guitar Quartet, one of the world’s top guitar ensembles, will perform at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Lunch With Books program at the Ohio County Public Library in downtown Wheeling. Composed of Brazilian guitarists Chrystian Dozza, Fabio Ramazzina, Thiago ...

Public Invited to Show Choir Competition Saturday

RAYLAND —Show choirs from schools throughout Ohio and West Virginia will make their way to the Ohio Valley this weekend as the St. C. Singers host their annual competition, the St. Clairsville Division III Show Choir Invitational. The event takes place all day Saturday at Buckeye Local ...

‘Strand of Love’ Concert Sends Sweet Harmonies

MOUNDSVILLE — “A Strand of Love” Valentine concert will be presented at 7 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 14, at the Strand Theater, 811 Fifth St., Moundsville. The concert features The Ron Retzer Trio performing your favorite love songs from the ’50s through today in all genres including ...

Local Dancer Brings Aerial Act to Capitol Theatre

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra and Wheeling Symphony Auxiliary present two special fundraising performances of Duo Quintessence, featuring aerial artist and Wheeling native Megan Wilson and her husband, Andy Parrish. The event takes place on Saturday, Feb. 15, with performances at 1 ...

Award-Winning Artist Alice Wallace Performs Thursday in Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Alice Wallace on Thursday, Feb. 20, at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park. Wallace has taken honors as 2017 California Country Awards Female Vocalist of the Year and 2016 LA Music Critic Awards for Best ...

Trotter to Speak at Lunch With Books Tuesday

WHEELING — The next Lunch With Books program at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling will feature an Ann Thomas Memorial Lecture with Dr. Joseph William Trotter Jr. Trotter is the Giant Eagle Professor of History and Social Justice and past History ...

‘Harriet’ To Show At Library In Moundsville

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library will present a “Think Outside the Book” film at 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17. The feature will be “Harriet.” This historical bio-drama is the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation ...

‘Sweeney Todd’ Staged By West Liberty University’s Hilltop Opera

WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty University’s Hilltop Opera, in partnership with Striplight Community Theatre, will present “Sweeney Todd: in Concert” at 7:30 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 7, and Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Ashley Marie Performing Arts Center, 2850 Weir Ave., Weirton. “This is a ...

Festival Celebrates Filmmakers Of Color Today at Wheeling Heritage

WHEELING — Wheeling Heritage and the YWCA Wheeling present The Ohio Valley Festival for Filmmakers of Color today, Friday, Feb. 7. This first-time event will showcase creative amateur filmmakers from Wheeling, Martins Ferry, Bridgeport, Pittsburgh, Los Angeles and Duarte, Calif. This is ...

Artworks Around Town Brings Photography Into Focus in February

WHEELING — Artworks Around Town in Wheeling celebrates the opening of its February exhibits at the Studio Gallery in Centre Market today. The title of February’s show, “Departure From Reality,” promises to provide a stunning glimpse into the perceptions of three of the area’s finest ...

Rolling Stones to Perform at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh on June 23

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rolling Stones are returning to some North American cities where they haven’t played in years. The iconic rock’n’roll band will perform in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, June 23, at Heinz Field. The band announced Thursday that it will kick off a 15-city leg of its No ...

Lunch With Books Program Will Explores Black Music in America

WHEELING — The Ohio County Public Library, in partnership with YWCA Wheeling, invites you to an afternoon of entertainment, education and great performances during Tuesday’s Lunch With Books program “A History of Black Music in America.” This unique program will take you on a journey ...

Musical Duo Brings Strings and Sweet Harmonies to Barnesville

BARNESVILLE — Skyflight Productions presents an evening with Golden Shoals on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at The Albert S. George Youth Center at Barnesville Memorial Park in Barnesville. Golden Shoals are the sum of two parts: guitarist Mark Kilianski and fiddler Amy Alvey. Each are songwriters ...