This year's Symphony Sunday is themed "Summer of Love," in celebration of the “Summer of Love” in 1968 and the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock Music Festival in 1969. The annual musical event on the University of Charleston's lawn, opposite the state capitol, begins at 1 p.m. and finishes …

An illness of the conductor of Bugs Bunny at the Symphony forced the West Virginia Symphony to change its pops concerts Saturday at the Clay Center to Cirque de la Symphonie. The substituted program paired concert music with the artistry of circus performers.

Mountain Stage serves up a triple helping of West Virginia’s best Sunday night at the Culture Center Theater in Charleston. Wheeling’s Tim O’Brien headlines, Morgantown’s Charles Wesley Godwin makes his debut and Kathy Mattea from Cross Lanes fills in as host. The show also features performa…

Classic rock superstars Kansas return to the Clay Center Thursday night, performing the band’s album “Point of Know Return” in its entirety, along with other songs. The record, released in 1977, was a huge hit for the group and spawned several hits, including the title track and “Dust in the…

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra continues its 2019 season Saturday night at the Clay Center with “9,” showcasing Beethoven’s formidable Ninth Symphony. The evening also features a special work for the Appalachian Children’s Chorus and the WVSO by American composer Gary Fry and a perform…

The City of Charleston is seeking vendors to set up during the 2019 Live on the Levee concert series. Located at Haddad Riverfront Park, the concert series takes place each Friday, from Memorial Day through Labor Day, and features local, regional and national talent.

Singer/songwriter David Crosby will return to the Clay Center May 30 for a show billed as “An Evening with David Crosby & Friends.”

Funerals for Sunday, August 18, 2019

Combs, Amy - 5 p.m., Bible Center Church, Charleston.

Michael, Sherry - 2 p.m., Handley Funeral Home, Danville.

Morrison, Ray - 2 p.m., Morris Funeral Home, Cowen.

Smith, Robert - 3 p.m., Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek.

Stump. Arleen - 1 p.m., Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Wright, Gary - 2 p.m., Preston Funeral Home, Charleston.