CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Classic rock, "Mountain Stage" and the Charleston Light Opera Guild's take on a Broadway giant highlight the 2013 fall season at the Clay Center.
The fall season, announced Tuesday morning at the Clay Center, officially kicks off at 7 p.m. Sept. 7 with the second "Mountain Stage" show this year at the arts and science center.
The program will feature performances by several returning guests, including indie music icon Ani DiFranco, roots rockers Dawes and jazz/brass band Red Baraat as well as singer-songwriter Dave Mason.
At 8 p.m. Oct. 11, Dennis DeYoung will come to the Clay Center, performing songs from the hit catalog of '70s progressive rock band Styx.
The Doobie Brothers come Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m. The band will perform contemporary material from their 2010 release "World Gone Crazy" as well as some of its better-known hits like "Black Water" and "Listen to the Music."
In November, the Clay Center will co-present "Les Misérables" with the Charleston Light Opera Guild. Shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1, 2, 8 and 9 and 2 p.m. Nov. 3 and 10.
Along with the regular season, the Clay Center is offering four special add-on performances. All these shows start at 7:30 p.m.