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Voices From the Earth, Inc. is a theater arts organization based in Thomas, WV that has been serving the community since 1991.

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News and Upcoming Events

Please see our Calendar for a full listing of events.

In the Voice of Our Ancestors

You are invited to an intensive working weekend on building your creative work based on an historical character. There will be a maximum of eight (8) women attending. The dates are from Thursday April 23rd (travel in day) through Sunday, April 26th (travel out day), 2015.

The Retreat/Workshops will include:
· Writing: scripting and monologue structure
· Building the Drama – turning points and crossroads in telling your story
· Physical Characterization: improvisations and physical aspects of your character

Retreat Invitation
Retreat Registration
Retreat Learning Objectives
Canaan Valley Ski House Virtual Tours




   Upcoming Events
   Please see our Calendar for a full listing of events.

  • January 18 – 3pm - Harriet Tubman: Following the Dream - MLK Celebration, Morning Star Baptist Church, Fairmont, WV

  • January 22 – Noon - Living History Program of Bessie Coleman: the Bronze Aviatrix at West Virginia Northern Community College Wheeling, WV

  • February 3, 4 & 5 – Noon - 1 pm - Harvest of Dreams: Storytelling Concert of African American Poetry and Prose Concert at West Virginia Northern Community College Wheeling, WV

  • February 14 – 1-4 pm - Living History Program of Bessie Coleman: the Bronze Aviatrix and Symposium: Who Holds Your Dreams? 4-H Leadership Summit at Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV

  • February 18 - History Alive: Harriet Tubman in the Civil War – Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church, Maybury, WV

  • February 22 - Living History Program of Ethel Waters: Taking a Chance on Love – St. Paul Greater AME Church, 61Beechurst Av. Morgantown, WV

  • February 25 - General Moses: Harriet Tubman in the Underground Railroad, Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College

  • February 26 - History Alive: Behind Enemy Lines: Harriet Tubman in the Civil War - VA Hospital Beckley, WV