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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.

Read a review of our CD Behind Enemy Lines

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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.

  • March 15 - Living History Program of Ethel Waters: Taking a Chance on Love - St. Paul Greater AME Church, 61 Beechurst Av. Morgantown, WV

  • March 22 - History Alive: Harriet Tubman in the Civil War - Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church, Maybeury, WV

  • March 23 - General  Moses: Harriet Tubman in the Underground Railroad - My View High School, Welch, WV

  • April 23-26 - In The Voice of Our Ancestors - Retreat Workshop with Ilene Evans - First-person Narrative - Canaan Valley, Davis, WV

  • May 29 - Blue and Gray Reunion - Behind Enemy Lines: Harriet Tubman in the Civil War - Philippi, WV

  • June 21 - General Moses: Harriet Tubman in the Underground Railroad - Wildwood House Museum, Beckley, WV

  • July 1 - General Moses: Harriet Tubman in the Underground Railroad - Cheat Area Public Library

  • July 5 - History Alive: Harriet Tubman in the Civil War - Tamarack, Beckley, WV

  • July 27-31 - VFTE Theater Arts Camp for Youth, Thomas Education Center, Thomas, WV