Other Events

American Shakespeare Center’s “Sweet Smoke of Rhetoric" Adult/Teacher Workshop

Designed for students and teachers of English and drama as well as general Shakespeare enthusiasts, this American Shakespeare Center workshop demonstrates how to use five main types of rhetorical devices – Repetition, Omission, Addition, Direction and Substitution – as clues for character in Shakespeare’s plays, both for acting cues and for analytical purposes.Much of Shakespeare’s powerful command of language stems from his ab

The Wine Shop’s FestivALL Fall Staff Pick Tasting

Enjoy the atmosphere of Capitol Market’s outdoor bounty while sampling harvest wines. Ticket price $12/person. Call The Wine Shop at 304-343-9463 for further details. 

 

*Note: The cost for this event was lowered after the FestivALL Fall schedule went to print. Web details are most current.  

 

FestivALL Fall 2014 and HallowEast

FestivALL Fall returns October 24-26 with the drama of Shakespeare, the beauty of a West Virginia autumn, visual arts, music, dance, theater and more! Get creative with some pumpkin carving then head to the theater or ballet. Experience art in unique outdoor settings or cross off some holiday gift shopping with fine hand-made art and craft.

WV Music Hall of Fame Presents "Hillbilly Squares" starring Pierre LaCock

Following the two "West Virginia Squares" starring Peter Marshall tapings on Tuesday, June 24, the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame will host a special no-holds-barred segment called “Hillbilly Squares.” The 10 p.m. show - which is not recommended for children - will be hosted by Pierre LaCock (Peter Marshall’s given name). Note: West Virginia PBS has nothing to do with the adult version of this show.

Fifth Third Bank Children's Stage Sunday

Music and Variety entertainment for the whole family

11am Mick Souter

12pm Glen Singer, El Gleno Grande, Master clown, mime and humorist

1pm Mutts Gone Nuts, A dog act any cat can dig!

2pm Glen Singer

Fifth Third Bank Children's Stage Saturday

Music and Variety entertainment for the whole family

10am Katzendrummerz, Play drums! Have fun! Ammed Solomon, Mark Davis

11am Suzanne Tewawina, Native American music, dance and stories

12pm Glen Singer, El Gleno Grande, Master clown, mime and humorist

1pm Mutts Gone Nuts, A dog act any cat can dig!

Rain Barrel Exhibit

The 2014 Rain Barrel Tour brings 55-gallon drums painted by local artisans to the Capitol Street Art Fair. The public is also invited to participate in painting a barrel.

Sponsors: WV-DEP, City of Charleston Engineering Department, and Sherwin-Williams

Punk and Pancakes

An evening of debaucherous stories from a couple of infamous curmudgeons, each offering up a differing perspective on punk and literature. Legs McNeil and Johnny Puke take us down a road with antidotes of Henry Rollins, Iggy Pop, Blondie and others who helped shape punk music. ADULTS ONLY.

Co-produced by: Keeley Steele, The Bluegrass Kitchen

The Longest Day: Art with Heart

On The Longest Day, summer solstice, teams around the world come together from sunrise to sunset to honor the strength, passion and endurance of those facing Alzheimer’s with a day of activity. Eight local artists will design a work of art that can be contributed to by anyone. Donations for participation are encouraged. Each artist will have a two hour window to complete their work and the final products will be auctioned off at the Edgewood Country Club Culinary Cook-off.

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