Barter Theatre - Reviews from across the web
Excellent show! - user review
We've just seen Man of Constant Sorrow - The Story of the Stanley Brothers. If you like bluegrass, you will absolutely love this show -- the music and acting are superb. We've purchased ...
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We have seen plays at the Barter Theatre in years past and have been impressed with the quality of acting and the atmosphere of the theater itself. This year we purchased tickets for GIRL ...
Wonderful Play, friendly people - user review
Bartr Theater, Abingdon, VA: The staff is friendly, understandable, helpful, courteous and makes nice suggestions for a great stay. They give good instructions and directions for the tourist...
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A: Yes, our box office staff and group sales associate can help you customize a trip to Barter Theatre, Abingdon, the surrounding region and its many attractions. Our entire sales staff works very closely with the Abingdon tourism center; this relationship helps to make the best package for you! Cli...
Nudity draws protest at Barter Theatre
that featured a nude scene, they opened the door to controversy. Outraged religious conservatives attacked the nudity while state Sen. Phillip Puckett held up a state grant in protest. While some accuse him of being a local Taliban, nobody seems to question why state funds that are supposed to go to...
Abingdon, VA: Culture - Barter Theatre Presents Top-notch Performances 10 Months a Year
While always looking to the future‚ the theater celebrates its heritage at least once a year by accepting donations for a local food bank for admission. The story goes that in the early days‚ when royalties were traditionally paid with country hams‚ the legendary George Bernard Sha...
Barter Theatre, Abingdon, Virginia - Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
The Barter Theatre, at Abingdon, is unique in the United States. During the Great Depression of the 1930s, actors gave performances there in exchange for food, and the bartering arrangement gave the theater its name. Later, state funds were appropriated to support the Barter, and it became the offic...
Barter Theatre, Abingdon, VA : Reviews of Barter Theatre - Yahoo! Travel
Audiences of all ages are entertained by the best in American theatre, comedy, music, mystery, and new works at this live professional theatre that is the State Thea...
Barter Theatre | Bar/Club Review | Abingdon, VA | Frommers.com
Official policy still permits barter for admission (with prior notice), but theatergoers now pay cash to attend the State Theater of Virginia, America's longest-running professional repertory theater. The building was built around 1832 as a Presbyterian church and later served as a meeting hall for ...