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Square Dance at Augusta Heritage Center

Square Dance at Augusta Heritage Center

Augusta Heritage Center Monthly Dance on Friday November 11th  at 8:00 p.m. Join us for a Square Dance on Friday, November 11 with a 7:45 p.m. workshop and an 8:00 p.m. dance in the Pit Dance Studio in the Myles Center for the Arts. Tickets at the door are $6 for adults and $4 for […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Since 1972, Augusta Heritage Center has held dances as a part of their summer programming. This year Augusta is now holding dances once a month all year round. They are held in the Myles Center for the Arts Dance Studio on Davis and Elkins College Campus throughout the year and in the Augusta open air […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Since 1972, Augusta Heritage Center has held dances as a part of their summer programming. This year Augusta is now holding dances once a month all year round. They are held in the Myles Center for the Arts Dance Studio on Davis and Elkins College Campus throughout the year and in the Augusta open air […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Since 1972, Augusta Heritage Center has held dances as a part of their summer programming. This year Augusta is now holding dances once a month all year round. They are held in the Myles Center for the Arts Dance Studio on Davis and Elkins College Campus throughout the year and in the Augusta open air […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Since 1972, Augusta Heritage Center has held dances as a part of their summer programming. This year Augusta is now holding dances once a month all year round. They are held in the Myles Center for the Arts Dance Studio on Davis and Elkins College Campus throughout the year and in the Augusta open air […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center Square Dance

Since 1972, Augusta Heritage Center has held dances as a part of their summer programming. This year Augusta is now holding dances once a month all year round. They are held in the Myles Center for the Arts Dance Studio on Davis and Elkins College Campus throughout the year and in the Augusta open air […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Halloween Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center Halloween Square Dance

On Friday night, October 23, the Fiddlers’ Reunion kicks off with a Halloween Square Dance. (Costumes are encouraged but not required.) Music will be provided by members of the October Old-Time Week instructors and staff. Admission is $6, Students $4 with ID, D&E faculty, staff and students admitted free.

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Appalachian Ensemble Fall Showcase

Appalachian Ensemble Fall Showcase

Appalachian Ensemble Fall Showcase on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m. at location TBD at D&E College The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz […]

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Elkins Video Premiere: Tunes & Tales along the Mountain Music Trail

Elkins Video Premiere: Tunes & Tales along the Mountain Music Trail

Join us for a Special Night of “ Tunes & Tales Along the Mountain Music Trail” Mountain Music Trail Video Premieres – a partnership between the WV Division of Tourism, WV Public Broadcasting and the Mountain Music Trail Performances by: Jesse Milnes and Emily Miller The duo performs country and old-time music, singing close harmony […]

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D&E Chapel Service with Appalachian Ensemble

D&E Chapel Service with Appalachian Ensemble

Sunday morning choir service at Robbins Memorial Chapel. Details TBA. Presented by Davis & Elkins College and the Division of Fine & Performing Arts. The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusing on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old […]

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D&E Appalachian Ensemble at the Mtn State Forest Festival

D&E Appalachian Ensemble at the Mtn State Forest Festival

The Davis & Elkins Appalachian Ensemble presents traditional music and dance from the Appalachian region and beyond, focusin…g on the intersections of different American Vernacular forms and their roots, ranging from old time music and flatfooting to jazz music and tap dance, to Irish sean nós dance and numerous traditional American styles of harmony singing. […]

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Augusta Heritage Center September Square Dance

Augusta Heritage Center September Square Dance

Join us for a Square Dance on Friday, September 11 with a 7:30 p.m. workshop and an 8:00 p.m. dance in the Augusta Dance Pavilion. Music by the D&E Appalachian Ensemble with calling by Taylor Runner. Tickets at the door are $6 for adults and $4 for AmeriCorps Members / students. Free to D&E faculty, […]

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First Friday: D&E Night on the Town with Appalachian Ensemble & Clark Manson

First Friday: D&E Night on the Town with Appalachian Ensemble & Clark Manson

Join the block party in downtown Elkins as we welcome back the D&E students. Students on the D&E meal plan will be given vouchers to dine at local restaurants. The Third Street stage will feature the Davis & Elkins College Appalachian Ensemble from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Clark Manson from 8-10 p.m. From 5-9 p.m. at […]

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Augusta Festival Concert / Mountain Stage w/ Rhiannon Giddens, the SteelDrivers, Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller, & more

Augusta Festival Concert / Mountain Stage w/ Rhiannon Giddens, the SteelDrivers, Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller, & more

Rhiannon Giddens, The SteelDrivers, Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller and More on Mountain Stage August 08, 2015 7:30 PM Myles Center for the Arts – 100 Campus Drive Elkins, WV 26241 Rhiannon Giddens The SteelDrivers Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller TBA Part of the Augusta Heritage Festival Doors open 7:00 pm Show 7:30 pm All Seats […]

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Augusta Old-Time Week Concert & Dance

Augusta Old-Time Week Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening, July 7 through August 6. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes […]

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Augusta Old-Time Week Concert & Dance

Augusta Old-Time Week Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening, July 7 through August 6. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes […]

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Augusta Bluegrass Week Concert & Dance

Augusta Bluegrass Week Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening, July 7 through August 6. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes […]

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Augusta Bluegrass Week Concert & Dance

Augusta Bluegrass Week Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening, July 7 through August 6. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes […]

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Augusta Heritage Center presents Village Harmony

Augusta Heritage Center presents Village Harmony

Village Harmony was founded by Larry Gordon in 1988. It began as a small ensemble of high school singers drawn from several central Vermont schools, rehearsing extracurricularly and preparing a concert program for a ten day spring tour. In 1990 the first Village Harmony summer camp was held, establishing a pattern which has continued since: […]

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Augusta Irish Week Concert & Dance

Augusta Irish Week Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes admission to the dance in […]

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Augusta Irish Week Concert & Dance

Augusta Irish Week Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes admission to the dance in […]

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Augusta Cajun/Creole & Early Country Concert & Dance

Augusta Cajun/Creole & Early Country Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes admission to the dance in […]

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Augusta Cajun/Creole & Early Country Concert & Dance

Augusta Cajun/Creole & Early Country Concert & Dance

Join us for concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening. Performances by master musicians, vocalists, and dancers who are instructors at Augusta for the summer sessions. General admission tickets: $12. Student tickets: $6, available with student ID at the Box Office only on the night of the concert. Concert ticket includes admission to the dance in […]

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Augusta Pickin’ in the Park

Augusta Pickin’ in the Park

Pickin’ is a weekly acoustic bluegrass and old-time jam sponsored by Augusta Heritage Center of Davis & Elkins College. It is held most Wednesday evenings from 6-10 pm. Participants are invited to join a jam, to start one of their own, or just to listen. Neither alcoholic beverages nor smoking are permitted in Elkins City […]

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Scotty McCreery at D&E

Scotty McCreery at D&E

Another exciting “American Idol” winner takes the Myles Center for the Arts / Harper-McNeeley Auditorium stage this May at Davis & Elkins College. Country musician Scotty McCreery will perform Saturday, May 2, with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The concert is a collaborative effort between Davis & Elkins College and the Elkins/Randolph County YMCA, with […]

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Michael Glabicki at Davis & Elkins College

Michael Glabicki at Davis & Elkins College

Join us following the monthly Augusta Dance for an evening of music and word. Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root, joined by Dirk Miller, will kick off the late evening with their special blend of music. Students will read selections from the 2014-2015 Aurora, the D&E student literary journal! Tickets for the evening are $6 and […]

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Davis & Elkins Dance Festival Student & Faculty Concer

Davis & Elkins Dance Festival Student & Faculty Concer

Dance Festival Student & Faculty Concert Friday April 10, 8:00 p.m. Harper-McNeeley Auditorium, Myles Center for the Arts Adults: $5; Children Under 13: $1; D&E Students, Faculty and Staff: FREE The Student and Faculty Concert is a showcase of Davis & Elkins dance students performing choreography by D&E faculty members Emily Oleson, Rebecca Hill and […]

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Davis & Elkins Dance Festival Workshops

Davis & Elkins Dance Festival Workshops

Dance Festival Workshops Friday-Sunday, April 10-12 Myles Center for the Arts $10 per workshop; $45 Festival Pass (eight workshops, two concerts) The Davis & Elkins College Spring Dance Festival brings local, regional and national artists together on the College campus for three exciting days of concerts and workshops. For detailed workshop descriptions, visit the calendar […]

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Sharon Leahy & Rick Good lecture: Rhythm in Shoes

Sharon Leahy & Rick Good lecture: Rhythm in Shoes

Sharon Leahy and her partner Rick Good will be conducting a residency at Davis & Elkins College this week and there are a few events open to the public!  Sharon Leahy & Rick Good directed Rhythm in Shoes Dance Company from 1987 to 2010. Their work is rooted in traditional forms of American music and […]

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Carry It On (dance for camera) screening & roundtable: Working w/in Tradition as a Contemporary Choreographer

Carry It On (dance for camera) screening & roundtable: Working w/in Tradition as a Contemporary Choreographer

Sharon Leahy and her partner Rick Good will be conducting a residency at Davis & Elkins College this week and there are a few events open to the public! Sharon directed a dance company called Rhythm in Shoes for many years, her work blends traditional and contemporary approaches to dance and music. On Wednesday, from […]

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D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice w/ Appalachian Ensemble

D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice w/ Appalachian Ensemble

Downtown Elkins will be transformed into a winter carnival atmosphere on Friday, February 6 as the Davis & Elkins College Campus Activities Board, Elkins ON TRAC and the city of Elkins again host D&E Night on the Town: Fire & Ice. Events get under way at 5 p.m. and continue into the evening. The All […]

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Augusta Heritage Center Honky-Tonk & Square Dance!

Augusta Heritage Center Honky-Tonk & Square Dance!

The Augusta Heritage Center and Mountain Dance Trail present: Honky Tonk & Square Dance Music by the Jesse Milnes Square Dance Orchestra (Jesse Milnes, Nate Druckenmiller, Kevin Chesser, & Tessa Dillon) Calling by a variety of local callers! Fri., Dec. 12 Dance workshop 7:30 Dance 8pm Myles Center for the Arts, Pit Dance Studio at […]

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Appalachian Ensemble & Romanian Artists Free Luncheon Concert

Appalachian Ensemble & Romanian Artists Free Luncheon Concert

The Davis and Elkins Appalachian Ensemble is taking part in the Common Notes partnership funded by the Museums Connect program of the American Alliance of Museums and the US Department of State. The project will kick off with FREE Luncheon Concert in the Madden Center on Davis and Elkins College Campus on Wednesday October 8th. […]

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