Arts Notes: Nov. 11, 2018

Arts Notes

Concerts @ St. John’s

The Leviathan Trio will perform on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1105 Quarrier Street, as part of the Concerts @ St. John’s series. The event is free, with donations accepted and a reception to follow.

Members Lindsey Goodman on flute, Hannah Pressley on cello and Joseph Dangerfield on piano have returned from an extensive and successful concert tour in China. They will present on their tour program of recent American works and old masters. For more information, call 304-343-4355.

Artist reception

The exhibit “Brian Michael Reed: In the Crosscurrent,” runs at the Huntington Museum of Art through Feb. 3. This exhibit juxtaposes the work of the artist with work from the museum’s Collection of Haitian Art and is curated by special guest curator Laura Roulet.

An opening reception will be held Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. HMA is located 2033 McCoy Road in Huntington.

The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public Sunday. Regular admission to the museum is $5 for adults and free to veterans and those under 18 years of age. For more information, call 304-529-2701.

Lip Sync Battle

Greenbrier Valley Theatre is excited to announce its upcoming fundraiser, the ’70s Lip Sync Battle and Dance Party, on Saturday. The doors open at 6:15 p.m. and the lip sync battle will start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person and include two drink tickets and a vote for the Lip Sync Champion. Greenbrier Valley Theatre is located at 1038 Washington Street E. in Lewisburg. For more information, call the GVT Box Office at 304-645-3838 or visit www.gvtheatre.org.

‘Mountain Stage’

“Mountain Stage with Larry Groce” will welcome Americana group The Lone Bellow, River Whyless and more at 7 p.m. on Sunday at the Culture Center. The Lone Bellow’s third studio album, “Walk Into a Storm,” was released last fall on Descendant Records/Sony Music Masterworks. River Whyless, a North Carolina-bred folk-rock band, recently released its new album, “Kindness, a Rebel.”

Performers also include Martha Scanlan, Royal Wood and Hello June. Cost is $20 in advance and $35 on the day of the show. Call 877-987-6487 or visit mountainstage.org for more information.

‘Ragtime’ final performance

The Charleston Light Opera Guild’s final production of “Ragtime” will take place Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Clay Center. Cost is $25 and $30. Call 304-561-3570 or visit theclaycenter.org for more information.

‘Anne of Green Gables’

The West Virginia Actors Conservatory will host auditions for Lawrence Burgess’ “Anne of Green Gables” from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at South Charleston City Hall. For a full list of characters, performance dates and more, visit facebook.com/wvactors.

Funerals for Sunday, November 17, 2019

Ellis, Walter - 1 p.m., West Logan Missionary Baptist Church.

Evans, Robert - 2 p.m., Koontz Funeral Home, Hamlin.

Hess, Steven - 6 p.m., Grace Church of the Nazarene, South Charleston.

Holmes, Buddy - 2 p.m., Elizabeth Baptist Church, Charleston.

Jeffrey Jr., Algie - 2 p.m., Stevens Chapel Methodist Church, Lake.

Mace, Elma - 2 p.m., Stump Funeral Home & Cremation Inc., Arnoldsburg.

Meadows II, Richard - 2 p.m., Central Christian Church, Huntington.

Messinger, John - 2 p.m., Davis Funeral Home, Clarksburg.

Reynolds, Gladys - 1 p.m., Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer.

Smith, Rosie - 2 p.m., Morris Funeral Home, Cowen.

Sykes, Teresa - 2 p.m., Winfield Church of the Nazarene.