West Virginia South April - May 2019 - Page 17

APRIL 11 APRIL 12 Banda Magda Friday, 7:30 p.m., Carnegie Hall, Lewisburg Banda Magda, led by Greek-born composer, orchestrator and accordionist Magda Giannikou, draws on its global background to combine many styles sung in six languages. Kinky Boots – Broadway in Charleston Thursday, 7:30 p.m. The Clay Center, Charleston Inspired by true events, this story about friendship, with music by Tony and Grammy winner Cyndi Lauper, takes the audience from a gentlemen's shoe factory in Northampton to the catwalks of Milan. www.carnegiehallwv.com APRIL 13 Concord University Presents: The King of Pop The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience Saturday, 7 p.m., The Chuck Mathena Center, Princeton www.theclaycenter.org Bobby Miller becomes the ultimate Michael Jackson impersonator. www.chuckmathenacenter.org APRIL 13 APRIL 13 APRIL 13 Richwood’s 81st Feast of the Ramson Festival Lewisburg Chocolate Festival Irish Road Bowling – 2019 Steve Bolar Tournament Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Richwood Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Downtown Lewisburg Saturday, 1:30 p.m., Pipestem Resort State Park, Pipestem This popular annual event features more than chocolatiers, whose items are available in exchange for $1 tasting tickets. The festival includes live music, face-painting, professional chef demonstrations, bake-offs, the 10K Chocolate Chase or Fun Walk and more. Enjoy a day of competitive road bowling while basking in views of the Bluestone River Gorge and Appalachian Spring colors. Registration for team bowling begins at 12 p.m. in the amphitheater parking area. This annual event has been referred to as "the granddaddy of all Appalachian Ramp Feeds." Visitors can listen to Appalachian music while shopping at the arts & crafts show. The dinner takes place at Cherry River Elementary School, from 10:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.. www.richwoodchamberofcommerce. org www.wvstateparks.com www.lewisburgchocolatefestival.com APRIL-MAY '19 ❖ SOUTH ❖ 17