SPRING 2023 CLASSES & WORKSHOPS: Carnegie Hall offers learning opportunities starting in February and continuing through May. Classes and workshops include woodturning, handcrafting teapots and mugs, sausage making, salt-rising bread making, soap making, making Appalachian Medicinals, guided ceramic projects for all ages, painting, drawing, printmaking, basket weaving, fiber arts, craft jewelry, and leather craft. To register or for more information visit carnegiehallwv.org.
SATURDAY, MARCH 18: PRESHOW LOUNGE – Join Carnegie Hall for a Carnegie Classics Preshow Reception in the Board Room on Saturday, March 18, at 6:30 p. m. Free admission. Cash bar and snacks available.
SATURDAY, MARCH 18: Gershwin meets Brahms! – The Carnegie Classics Series presents Gershwin Meets Brahms! featuring Barbara Nissman with The Montclaire String Quartet on Saturday, March 18, at 7:30 p. m. Join Carnegie Hall for more of Barbara’s favorites as she showcases the music of Gershwin and Brahms. Individual performance tickets are $20. Buy One Get One Free available for patrons 50 years of age and older. Students 18 years old and younger are admitted free but must reserve a ticket. Call for discounted/free tickets or more information.
SUNDAY, MARCH 19: AFFRILACHIAN: SELECTED READINGS BY NIKKI GIOVANNI – Carnegie Hall and the Greenbrier Historical Society presents Affrilachian: Selected Readings by Nikki Giovanni on Sunday, March 19, at 3 p. m. As part of the Carnegie Hall Appalachian Heritage Lecture Series, Nikki Giovanni will read selected Poetry and Prose. A “Meet and Greet” Reception will be held at the North House Museum immediately following the lecture. Tickets are $20.
THURSDAY, MARCH 30: SECOND STAGE LOUNGE – Join Carnegie Hall for the Smooth Ambler Second Stage Lounge The Fabulous Baker Sisters Return preshow reception in the Old Stone Room at 6:30 p. m., Thursday, March 30. Free admission. Cash bar available.
THURSDAY, MARCH 30: THE FABULOUS BAKER SISTERS RETURN – The Smooth Ambler Second Stage Series presents The Fabulous Baker Sisters Return on Thursday, March 30, at 7:30 p. m. Join Carnegie Hall in the Old Stone Room as The Fabulous Baker Sisters Return for a night new and classic funny stories, memories, and monologues. Tickets are $15.
FRIDAY, APRIL 14: MAINSTAGE LOUNGE – Join Carnegie Hall for John Jorgenson Quintet Mainstage Lounge preshow reception in the Board Room from 6:30 to 7:15 p. m., Friday, April 14. Free admission. Cash bar and snacks available.
FRIDAY, APRIL 14: JOHN JORGENSON QUINTET – Mainstage Performance on Friday, April 14, at 7:30 p. m. featuring John Jorgenson Quintet. John Jorgenson, known for his blistering guitar and mandolin licks and mastery of a broad musical palette, has earned a reputation as a world-class musician, as evidenced by his collaborations with Earl Scruggs, Bonnie Raitt, Elton John, Luciano Pavarotti, Bob Dylan and many others. Tickets start at $28.
Old Stone Room GALLERY – 29th Annual Creative Youth Art Exhibit. Awards ceremony and reception March 6, at 6 p. m.
Museum Gallery – Works by Trish Tuckwiller. Runs through March 31.
LOBBY GALLERY – Works by Kathy Talley. Runs through March 31.
Arts from the Ashes: The History of Carnegie hall – The exhibit features memorabilia, photographs, artifacts and more of Carnegie Hall since its construction in 1901. Located on the second floor. Free admission
Carnegie Hall is open Monday – Friday, 10 a. m. – 4 p. m. For more information, please visit carnegiehallwv.org, call 304.645.7917, or stop by 611 Church Street, Lewisburg, West Virginia.