Wednesday nights are open nights at The Willow Tree and it's one of our most favorite nights of the whole week! It's a wonderful night for aspiring artists of all kinds to share their magic with a beautiful audiance of respectful listeners. Time slots are 15 min max. You can do less but not more. The sign up board goes up at 5pm and spots usually fill up quick. You can only sign into one time slot. We love talent of all kinds music, poetry, storytelling........ Continue
By William Shakespeare Shakespeare’s most beloved comedy by Barter Theatre’s Resident Acting Company! On a midsummer’s night, four young lovers find themselves wrapped in the dream-like arms of an enchanted forest where sprites lurk and fairies rule. While a feuding Fairy King and Queen are at war, their paths are crossed by Bottom, Quince and their friends. Chief mischief-maker Puck is on-hand to ensure that the course of true love is anything but smooth, and games of fantasy, love and dreams ensue in Shakespeare’s amusing comedy. Download study guide. Director's Notes When I start work on a play, I’m always... Continue
Running 19 days from April 26th to May 13th.
“One of the most promising rootsy women artists in the Americana scene.” – No Depression Harmonies. Soul-touching lyrics. Eye-catching stage presence. Underhill Rose has put its talents to work to become synonymous with beautiful music, charming personalities and, recently, increased momentum. With Eleanor playing her distinctive claw-hammer style on a Deering banjo along with harmonica, Molly Rose on guitar and Salley plucking the upright bass, the trio has carved out a place in the Americana scene with songs that run the gamut from heart wrenching to sassy and playful to thought-provoking. Eleanor’s salty blues-inspired voice and Molly’s soaring range lead the group... Continue
What a great night this is going to be! We are hosting both Bombadil and Hunter Grigg for their CD release shows! All in one night for one low price!... Continue
Small Miracles will host is 3rd Annual Unmounted Rodeo at the center, located off Rock Springs Drive! This event is a family-friendly time for everyone in the community to come out to play games, listen to live music, meet the "Miracle Herd" and more! There will be concessions available for purchase, and also our YeeHaw Yard Sale will be open to all!... Continue
In 2011, Symphony of the Mountains introduced the Mountains Empire to the rich voice of tenor Carl Tanner. Since then, this truck driver turned super star has amassed a following of musical admirers throughout the Mountain Empire. Symphony of the Mountains proudly presents “The Return of Carl Tanner with Symphony of the Mountains” on Saturday, April 29, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at the Toy F. Reid Employee Center in Kingsport.... Continue
World-renown tenor Carl Tanner returns to the Eastman stage with opera, operetta and Broadway favorites. Repertoire includes: Puccini: Preludio sinfonico Mascagni: La Cavalleria Rusticana, Intermezzo Verdi: Rigoletto, La Donna e mobile Puccini: Nessun Dorma... Continue
Upper East Tennessee has long been a land of deep musical traditions. Englishman Cecil Sharp knew this in 1916 when he selected Rocky Fork in Unicoi County as his first stop to collect ballads. And in 1925 the famous Mountain City Fiddler's Convention attracted a who’s who of southern Appalachian fiddling, and reminds us just how varied and unique this regions music is. The gateway mountain counties of Unicoi, Carter, and Johnson give way to the great Tennessee Valley to the north and west, and to the upper reaches of the western North Carolina mountains to the south and east—the... Continue
Meet us at the Trailhead in Abingdon to celebrate the award-winning Virginia Creeper Trail by checking out the multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities enjoyed along the trail by nature lovers of all ages. Get hands-on! Kids' field day activities, Yoga in the park, Tree identification along the trail, Scheduled bike rides, Scavenger Hunts, Disc dog exhibitions and clinics, Stand-Up Paddle Board demos, Outfitters, Food Trucks and Live Music throughout the day. More details at https://www.vacreeperfest.com/... Continue
WyldeHeart will be Kicking Off our Patio Season April 29th from 8-11pm! Come join us!