Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth Laprelle explore storytelling and tradition, weaving sparse arrangements of traditional Appalachian music -- ballads, fiddle tunes and harmonies -- with storytelling, shadow puppetry and scrolling illustrations called crankies.
Roberts-Gevalt and Laprelle have shared their multimedia show across the U.S. and abroad.
Opera House doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are available in advance at pocahontasoperahouse.org.
Performances at the Opera House are informal and family-friendly. Special accommodations can be arranged for people with disabilities upon request by calling 304-799-6645.
Pocahontas County Opera House, 818 Third Ave., Marlinton.
Bramwell homes tour
BRAMWELL, W.Va. -- In honor of its 125th birthday, Bramwell Theatre Corp. is holding the 30th annual Christmas Tour of Historic Homes from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 14 in the historic Mercer County town of Bramwell.
Tickets cost $15 and may be purchased at 4 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church in the center of town.
Music, refreshments and a turn-of-the century atmosphere will be part of the tour.