*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.
* 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.
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
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
Please join Your Kingsport Chamber for a Fourth Friday Breakfast sponsored by East Tennessee State University! ... Continue
10 AM - THIS FRIDAY! (October 20). We will be hosting our first cupping at the new storefront of various single origins from Stumptown Coffee Roasters, including their latest Grand Cru select. Coffee cuppings (or tastings) are a great way to experience coffee in a more precise way, from the individual coffee's aroma and tasting notes to comparing different origin coffees to each other. Whether you are a coffee aficionado or novice, this event is for you! This event is free to the public, so tag your other coffee-loving friends. ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️... 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
http://specialc.com/ $16 at the door / $10 for students
'Round the Mountain proudly presents: A Taste of Southwest Virginia : A Food Pairing Fundraiser Showcasing Local Craft, Food and Beer! The evening will begin with interactive craft demonstrations by artisan members of 'Round the Mountain, a silent raffle of artwork by our members and items from our partners, and a cocktail hour! Next, a skillfully crafted four-course meal will be paired with Wolf Hills Brewing Company beers! The meal will be prepared by Heartwood's Chef Charles Parker with guest Chef Morgan Lowe of Painted Peak Brewing Co. located in Tazewell, VA. Proceeds from this event will help us continue to provide marketing, educational... Continue