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
Join us for a tea party with your favorite teddy bear! We will have crafts, prizes and light refreshments. Parents, grandparents, guardians are welcome to come and celebrate with us.... 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
By Thomas Gibbons A jaunt into the future where Claire, a neuroscientist, forms a relationship over time with Julian, a non-biological human. Explore the painful divide between creator and creation and the inherent unpredictability of consciousness as we redefine what it means to be human in the twenty-first century. Download study guide. Director's Notes Being Human “Accurately modeling and rendering the ocean is highly intense from a computational perspective – but it’s considerably harder to accurately portray an artificial simulation of the human face...." “Human faces contain a subtlety that’s incredibly difficult to capture. Consider the wide range of skin... 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!
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 15 days from April 29th to May 13th.
A musical with book and lyrics by Judith Viorst and music by Shelly Markham Last night, Alexander went to bed with gum in his mouth and now there’s gum in his hair. There’s no prize in his cereal, and there’s kissing on TV. Yuck! It’s enough to make any kid want to move to Australia. Judith Viorst has adapted her own famous children’s book into this hilarious musical you won’t want to miss! Download study guide. Cast & Credits Cast Alexander: James Hendley Mom / Mrs. Dickens: Brandy Drzymkowski ??Dad / Albert / Dr. Fields: Shaan Sharma Anthony / Paul:... Continue
Running 19 days from April 29th to June 3rd.