On October 19 through October 22, the legend of Bigfoot, so prevalent in the Mountain Empire region of Tennessee, will be celebrated. October 20, 2017 is the 50th anniversary of the Patterson-Gimlin video footage of Bigfoot. Also known as the Tennessee Wildman or the Woodbooger, reports of Bigfoot sightings have been happening for hundreds o f years. Our celebration will take place at Bays Mountain Park in Kingsport, TN. Activities for the 2017 Bigfoot Day Celebration include: Thursday, October 19, 6-9PM - A Night with Papa Stro Maestro Join legendary wrestler (NWA, WCW, WWE Network) and award-winning actor for... Continue
Currently based in Johnson City, T.N. ,and originally from the Pines of North Carolina, Momma Molasses' music interlaces Americana, Folk, Alt-country,Old Time, and Soul music into a uniquely timeless sound. With a rolling contralto voice thats scales over homespun finger-picked guitar, in haunting lamentations. Warm, rich, and passionate, her songs embrace, and captivates listeners, soothing well warn hearts with vunerable lyricism.... Continue
$8 Ron Short is a veteran singer/songwriter/musician/playwright who was born in Dickenson County, Virginia. He is a multi-instrumentalist and his music ranges from Old Regular Baptist “lined-out” singing to new songs and styles of an Americana singer/songwriter. For the past thirty years he has performed with Roadside Theater throughout the world in venues as diverse as the Divadlo Theater in Brno, Czech Republic, Lincoln Center in New York City, National Folklife Festival in Washington D.C. to the Old Indian Bottom Baptist Church, Blackey, Kentucky and the Farmers and Ranchers hall in Choteau, Montana. And, too many music festivals... Continue
*This show includes the use of adult language and situations, as well as gunfire. All cigarettes used are non-tobacco herbal cigarettes used solely for effect. **Join Barter Theatre on Oct. 28 for a special night of Friendly’s Fire, and see a panel discussion provided by veterans and experts who work with veterans struggling with PTSD following the show. Prior to the show that evening, James McCormick, director of West Virginia Veterans and Warriors to Agriculture program, will discuss how the program has provided a therapeutic outlet for veterans in our region. Light refreshments start at 6:45 p.m., presentation at 7:30... Continue
Running 14 days from October 19th to November 11th.
* A strobe light is used in this production. Please keep this in mind when purchasing tickets to the play. “Bring the Entire Family” Book, Music and Lyrics by MEREDITH WILLSON Story by MEREDITH WILLSON and FRANKLIN LACEY Never seen before on Barter Theatre’sGilliam Stage, there is truly nothing more American than Meredith Willson’s classic Broadway musical, “The Music Man.” The fast-talking “Professor” Harold Hill convinces the parents of River City, Iowa, to buy band instruments and uniforms for their youngsters to save them from the corrupting influence of the local pool hall. In the process, he falls for the... Continue
Running 15 days from October 19th to November 11th.
Adapted by Catherine Bush with music and lyrics by Dax Dupuy ?From the book by Sara Pennypacker, illustrated by Marla Freeze. Published by Disney-Hyperion. Clementine is having “not so good of a week” — but this spunky eight-year-old doesn’t let her daily visits to the principal’s office get her down! Join America’s favorite curly-haired carrot-top as she navigates the hilarious waters of friendship, family, school and mischief on an epic third-grade adventure you’ll never forget. For more about the Clementine books, visit http://sarapennypacker.com/pennypacker-clementine.htm or a bookstore near you! Download study guide. Cast & Credits Cast; Zoë Velling - Clementine Garrett... Continue
Running 19 days from October 18th to November 15th.
Coming back 10/20 is the talented father-son duo! For more about the band: Facebook: David Via & Mason Via Website: http://www.masonvia.com/about-1.html... Continue
$12 advance $15 door Biography River Whyless, the Asheville, NC quartet, is named in spirit of the band’s ongoing love affair with the natural world. Since forming the band in 2009, musicians Ryan O'Keefe, Halli Anderson, Alex McWalters and Daniel Shearin have toured extensively, playing hundreds of shows from coast to coast and into Canada. “Think Paul Simon; think imaginative arrangements with accents of music from around the world,” writes NPR’s Bob Boilen in his review of their latest album We All The Light. “Four ego-less musicians blend their talents on violin, guitars, drums, harmonium, cello, banjo, toy piano and (most importantly) vocal harmonies... Continue
Tickets go on Sale Monday, Sept. 18th at 10AM. Reserved seats are $17 each (includes fees) On Stage Seating is back! Tickets for these are $50 each and include a parking space, Rocky grab bag, Rocky Horror bracelet and T-shirt! The On stage seating is ONLY available by calling the Box Office at 423-926-2542. These also go on sale at 10 AM on Sept. 18. These will go fast! The Rocky Horror Show is a musical with music, lyrics, and book by Richard O'Brien. A humorous tribute to the science fiction and horror B movies of the late 1940s through to the... Continue
http://specialc.com/ $16 at the door / $10 for students