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The Towngate Theatre

The Towngate Theatre is operated by the Oglebay Institute and is housed in the former Second Presbyterian Church. It has been putting on live theater productions for over 35 years during which time more than 100,000 people have enjoyed the live performances of this community theater group. The theater company tours regional schools and colleges, conducts a summer Parcel Players program for Ohio Valley high schools and colleges, and encourages the writing of new plays through its Towngate Theatre National Playwriting Contest.

The Towngate Cinema is also housed in the Towngate Theatre, and offers films on weekends when there are no live performances.

Directions: The Towngate Theatre is located at 2118 Market Street, in the heart of Wheeling's Centre Market district.

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The Capitol Music Hall

The Capitol Music Hall is the home of Jamboree USA, the second-oldest live country music program in the nation (after the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville). Since 1933, Jamboree USA has featured the hottest and most popular country music stars, and the performances have been broadcast by radio to listeners all over the eastern part of the United States.

The Capitol Music Hall also features weekly live country music shows on Saturday nights, national Broadway productions, comedy shows, and other types of live entertainment. The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra also performs here.

Built in 1928, the Capitol Music Hall offers the elegance and intimate charm of the old-time theaters, while at the same time features modern, state-of-the-art facilities.

Directions: The Capitol Music Hall is located at 1015 Main Street, in downtown Wheeling.

Theme: Theater

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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