Press and Media

Here you will find official statements and content published by Barter Theatre. Please credit Barter Theatre in the use of any and all material below including press releases, coail media, etc. To request interviews, media tours, photographs, or other content not available here, please contact Barter Theatre’s Marketing Department.

Barter Stories and Reviews

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5 Places to Relax and Unwind in Abingdon!

At Barter Theatre, we want to make it easy for you to take a break,…
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Come to Halloween at The Moonlite!

Are you ready for Halloween at the Moonlite Drive-In?! At 7pm we will be showing…
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Martha Stewart Living Names Barter Theatre One of the “Best Outdoor Theatre Experiences in the United States”

Martha Stewart Living named Barter Theatre as one of the "Best Outdoor Theatre Experiences in…
Barter Theatre Frankenstein Cast (See Image Description)
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Cast Lists for Fall 2021!

Frankenstein Gilliam Stage, September 30 - October 31 Top left to bottom right: Justin Tyler…

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PO Box 867, Abingdon, VA 24212
morgan@bartertheatre.com
276.619.3343

Press Releases

October 11, 2021 in Press Release

Frankenstein is Now Playing at Barter Theatre’s Gilliam Stage

Frankenstein is Now Playing at Barter Theatre’s Gilliam Stage ABINGDON, Va.— Now playing at Barter Theatre’s Gilliam Stage, a world premier adaptation by Catherine Bush: FRANKENSTEIN; Featuring familiar faces including…
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September 16, 2021 in Press Release

Christmas is Coming at Barter Theatre

Christmas is Coming at Barter Theatre ABINGDON, Va.— Today Barter Theatre announced their winter holiday season, which includes A Christmas Story, The Twelve Dates of Christmas, and Jingle All the…
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July 28, 2021 in Press Release

Barter Theatre Announces Return to Indoor Performances

Barter Theatre Announces Return to Indoor Performances ABINGDON, Va.— Today Barter Theatre announced the homecoming much of the community has been waiting for. For the first time since 2019, Barter…
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June 7, 2021 in Press Release

Barter Theatre Announces Casting of Summer Concert Series

Media Contact: 276-619-3343 communication@bartertheatre.com bartertheatre.com/press-and-media   June 7, 2021    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Barter Theatre Announces Casting of Summer Concert Series   ABINGDON, Va.— Barter Theatre announces the casting…
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News Articles

June 24, 2021 in News

Actor Ned Beatty, who died last week, had close ties to Barter Theatre

SWVA Today ABINGDON, Va. — Ned Beatty — the Oscar-nominated character actor who died last Sunday at age 83 — appeared onstage at Abingdon’s Barter Theatre for several summers. “It’s unfortunate,” Rick…
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June 17, 2021 in News

Actor Ned Beatty, who died this week, had ties to Barter Theatre

Bristol Herald Courier ABINGDON, Va. — Ned Beatty — the Oscar-nominated character actor who died Sunday at age 83 — appeared onstage at Abingdon’s Barter Theatre for several summers. “It’s unfortunate,” Rick…
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June 14, 2021 in News

Tennis Anyone?: The show must go on for Barter actors and student orators

Bristol Herald Courier All day on Thursday, I thought about the Barter Theatre. That institution celebrated its birthday on Thursday: It’s now been 88 years since the theater opened its…
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2021

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2020

Barter at the Moonlite Experience Photos

Photo Credit: Garrett Houston

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Christmas at the Moonlite

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Halloween at the Moonlite

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The Wizard of Oz at the Moonlite Production

Wizard Of Oz Preview Video

Photo and Video Credit: Garrett Houston

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The Wizard of Oz Coming Soon Video

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First Responder and Medical Professional Appreciation Night at the Moonlite

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