Articles Archive for September 2011
Title: Holiday Exhibit Illuminations: Holiday of LightLocation: Clay Center One Clay Square Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: November 24 – December 31, 2011
Organized by the Clay Center
Celebrate your holidays with us by visiting this extraordinary exhibit of trees designed by local artists, model railroads, intriguing collections and original artwork created by emerging artists. Make our holiday exhibit part of your holiday tradition this year and for years to come! Start Date: 2011-11-24End Date: 2011-12-31
Title: ACC’s Got Talent, Too!Location: Charleston Women’s Club 1600 Virginia Street, East Charleston, WV 25311Link out: Click hereDescription: Begins: Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 5:30 pm
Ends: Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 7:00 pm
This special event, now in its third year, showcases the talented choristers who are members of the Appalachian Children’s Chorus.
Yes, they sing, but they are talented in so many ways! They play instruments, dance, act, paint, create jewelry, take photographs and sketch amazing pictures. This special “dinner theater” promotes the children’s other talents and gives …
Title: Woody Hawley Series & Clay Center Presents: Karan Casey & John DoyleLocation: One Clay Square, Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: Saturday, October 8, 7:30 pm
On stage seating
Irish vocalist Karan Casey and guitarist John Doyle were two founding members of the ever-popular Irish band Solas, yet have each gone their separate way building individual careers. Don’t miss the chance to see them reunite on stage for one incredible show. Date: 2011-10-08
Title: Monty Python’s “Spamalot”Location: One Clay Square, Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: Monday, October 17, 2011, 7:30 pm
winner of the 2005 Tony Award for Best Musical, Monty Python’s Spamalot is the outrageous musical comedy lovingly ripped off from the film classic “Monty Python and The Holy Grail.” Directed by Tony Award-winner Mike Nichols, with a book by Eric Idle and music and lyrics by the Grammy Award-winning team of Mr. Idle and John Du Prez, Spamalot tells the tale of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table …
Title: J.R. Clifford Project presents “A New Home for Liberty”Location: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: The J.R. Clifford Project presents:
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2011
“A NEW HOME FOR LIBERTY”
CHARLESTON CIVIC CENTER, CHARLESTON, WV
6:00 – 7:00 PM – PANEL DISCUSSION WITH HISTORIANS – PARLOR B
7:30- 8:45 PM – LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM- CIVIC CENTER LITTLE THEATER (DOORS OPEN AT 7:10 PM)
RECEPTION TO FOLLOW
ADMISSION IS FREE
“A NEW HOME FOR LIBERTY: HUMAN RIGHTS, SLAVERY & THE CREATION OF WEST VIRGINIA”
One hundred and fifty years ago, brave Mountaineers, black and …
Title: Hooks for BoxingLocation: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301 304-345-1500Link out: Click hereDescription: The Hooks for Books Boxing event will be held at the Charleston Civic Center South Hall on October 15, 2011 at 7:30pm.
VIP Reserved tickets are $20.00 each
General admission tickets are only available at the Box Office and they are $14.00 each (kids $10.00).
Children ages 2 – 12 are $10.00 each except for the VIP tables of 8.
VIP tables of 8 are $25.00 per seat and must be sold as a table of 8 …
Title: Charleston Ballet presents “Classic, Country and Rock ‘n Roll”Location: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: The Charleston Ballet presents “Classic, Country, and Rock ‘n Roll”
Friday, October 14 & Saturday, October 15 at 7:30pm
This program absolutely runs the gamut of dance genres. Serenade is a classic and romantic ballet to Dvorak’s Serenade for Strings.
The premiere of SquareDance will have you clappin’ your hands and tappin’ your toes to some favorite bluegrass tunes played and sung by our beloved Senator Robert Byrd (Mountain Fiddler). This tribute …
Title: Kanawha Player’s presents “A Doll’s House” “A NEW HOME FOR LIBERTY” Location: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301 304-345-1500Link out: Click hereDescription: Kanawha Players is proud to announce the first of its special school presentations for our 90th season:
Henrik Ibsen’s “A Doll’s House” — a literary and drama classic that addresses the lack of rights of women in the 18th century.
September 23, 24, 30 & October 1 @ 8pm
October 2 @ 2pm
Tickets are $10 for students and $16 for adults.
Call 304-343-PLAY for tickets
Enjoy some music with your lunch at the return of the Kanawha Forum fall concert and lunch series! Held at the Kanawha Presbyterian Church, the show starts at 12:05pm to 12:30 every wednesday starting tomorrow, September 21. After the show, lunch will be served. The concert is free, but lunch must be reserved and prepaid at $10 per person.
On September 21, enjoy the music of Ikarus composed of Jim Lange, Al and Lisa Peery, and David Porter followed by a sumputous meal of zucchini and basil soup, rice salad with …
Title: Jay And The Americans 3pm concert @ Municipal AuditoriumLocation: Charleston Civic Center 200 Civic Center Drive Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: Columbus Day Weekend, Sunday Oct. 9, 2011. Doors Open 2pm, Showtime 3pm. To buy Tickets by phone call 304-744-1400. ONLY IN AMERICA In one of the greatest turnabouts in Rock and Roll history, the group JAY AND THE AMERICANS, started by four teenage boys in Sandy Yagudas Brooklyn basement 40 years ago, have bought back their rightful name in federal court, restoring the name to its rightful …