As we know, yoga, dear friends, journaling, talking, getting real, going into our own darkness, all help us re-acquaint ourselves with that true voice within — the conscience, the intuition, the voice that talks to us when we are walking down the street, hair looking great, outfit on point, thinking “this would be a cool scene in a movie, my just strutting confidently down the street like this". We experience great joy, great comfort (and sometimes, yes, even great sadness) when we find this authentic voice, because it is our real, true identity, because that is who we really are,... 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 15 days from October 17th to November 11th.
*Please Note; This show contains some content that may not be suitable for younger viewers. Patrons are asked to consider potential adult content when purchasing tickets for this production. “A Barter Theatre original world premiere murder mystery thriller.” By Catherine Bush Ian and Liz Crowell purchased several acres of remote woodlands, where they plan to build their dream house. They take best friends, Bruce and Claire Hollingsworth, on a tour followed by celebratory beers around a campfire. Ian reveals the woods are supposedly haunted by a pitchfork-wielding ghost bent on revenge. When a childhood game leads to the discovery of... Continue
Running 15 days from October 17th to November 12th.
* 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 16 days from October 17th 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.
* This production includes the use of pyrotechnics and gunshots. Inspired by the Works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle By R. Hamilton Wright Sherlock Holmes is back on the Barter Theatre stage with a new adventure. It’s Queen Victoria’s 50th year on the British Throne and Annie Oakley is the toast of London with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Extravaganza. Join the chase full of mystery, suspense, deceit and brilliant deductions as Victorian England is smashed together with the Wild West in a case that only Sherlock Holmes can unravel. Download study guide. Director's Notes When Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock... Continue
Running 16 days from October 17th to November 11th.
Ever wondered about how fermentation works or wanted to try it but just didn’t know where to start? Virginia Cooperative Extension Service is offering a beginners Fermentation Workshop in Abingdon. Where: Class will be taught by your local Food Safety Extension Agent , Sandy Stoneman, at the Pleasant View United Methodist Church Kitchen. When: Thursday, Oct 26, 2017, 10:00am-2:00pm. Registration is limited and pre-registration is required. To register contact the Wythe County Extension office, 276-223-6040, or email, email@example.com. Be sure to indicate which class time you wish to attend. Cost is $20.00 per attendee (please bring cash or check... Continue
Canceled due to low interest. The 10am-2pm class is still on so if you are interested please make plans to attend this class! Ever wondered about how fermentation works or wanted to try it but just didn’t know where to start? Virginia Cooperative Extension Service is offering a beginners Fermentation Workshop in Abingdon. Where: Class will be taught by your local Food Safety Extension Agent , Sandy Stoneman, at the Pleasant View United Methodist Church Kitchen. When: Thursday, Oct 26, 2017, 5:00pm-9:00pm. Registration is limited and pre-registration is required. To register contact the Wythe County Extension office, 276-223-6040, or... Continue
What's Cooking, Carolina? The Ultimate Food and Wine Excursion with The Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center and Cooking Along the Crooked Road. book online or at info desk. 276 619-4300.... Continue
Join WKMA on Oct. 28th from 5:30 to 8:30 for a spooky good time at our 2nd Annual Haunted Hill. Enjoy a hayride, trunk or treat, eerie craft project, scary movie on the lawn, costume contest w/ prizes, and our newest addition a pet costume contest! Haunted Hill is sponsored by Food City. Admission to this event is $3 kids (12 and under) and $5 for adults. Proceeds support Museum programming. For more information check out our website: williamkingmuseum.org or call (276) 628-5005 ext. 108.... Continue