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Behind Barter | EP. 3 – The Royale by Marco Ramirez

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Behind Barter | EP. 2 – Set Design for Murder on the Orient Express

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Behind Barter | EP. 1 – Costume Design for Murder on the Orient Express

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The Royale Cast Announcement

Showing at Barter's Smith Theatre September 29th - November 5th Jay - Jovon Jacobs Wynton…

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Season 2022 Show Posters

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

July 31, 2022 in Barter Stories, Press Release

Press Release: Barter Theatre Announces Black in Appalachia Initiative Monologue Competition and Free Monologue Writing Workshop

BIAI MONOLOGUE COMPETITION In order to ensure that the stories of our Black Appalachian communities are told on our stages, Barter Theatre has created the Black in Appalachia Initiative (BIAI),…
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June 12, 2022 in Press Release

AT&T Continues Support of Barter Theatre with $25,000 Match

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AT&T Continues Support of Barter Theatre with $25,000 Match ABINGDON, Va.— Between June 10th and July 15th, AT&T will match any gift that is given to Barter…
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May 27, 2022 in Press Release

Press Release: Barter Theatre Announces Masks Optional at Gilliam Stage Starting June 1st

May 27, 2022 Barter Theatre Announces Masks Optional at Gilliam Stage Starting June 1st Barter Theatre has announced today that as of June 1st, patrons will no longer be required…
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May 17, 2022 in Press Release

Press Release: Barter Theatre Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barter Theatre Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing Governor Glenn Youngkin announced that Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) awarded more than $2.7 million for 259 local…
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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

Barter Theatre Spring 2021

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Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights

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2020

Barter at the Moonlite Experience Photos

Photo Credit: Garrett Houston

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Christmas at the Moonlite - Photos

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Christmas at the Moonlite

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Halloween at the Moonlite

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Mary Poppins

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Beauty and The Beast

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Educator Appreciation Night

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Mary Poppins Announcement

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The Wizard of Oz at the Moonlite Production

Wizard Of Oz Preview Video

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Barter at the Moonlite Construction

The Wizard of Oz Coming Soon Video

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The Wizard of Oz

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First Responder and Medical Professional Appreciation Night at the Moonlite

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