Four County Players

Four County Players is Central Virginia’s longest continuously operating community theater. A nonprofit organization, Four County relies on volunteers for most of its operations.

Founded in 1973, the theater has delighted audiences with a full range of performance experiences. Located in the village of Barboursville, the theater is the cultural hub for the community, serving as both an artistic and educational center. Four County Players is well-known for its masterful musicals, hilarious comedies, and thought-provoking dramas. <Learn More>

Upcoming Shows and Events

A Charlie Brown Christmas
November 18th – December 18th, 2016*
On the Mainstage
By Charles M. Schulz
Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson
Stage Adaptation by Eric Schaeffer
Directed by Jane Gargett
Musical Direction by Jim Niederberger
Choreography by Michelle Cooper
*Now Extended through December 18th due to popular demand!
Tickets to extension performances go on sale Tuesday, November 29th at 10AM!


Season44Announcing Season 44!

We are thrilled to announce our 44th Season: 2016 – 2017

News and Announcements


Introducing StageWrite!

Four County Players is proud to announce its new blog!  Check out our first post in StageWrite, a blog that takes you behind the curtain for a look at everything 4cp.

Congratulations to the cast of CHICAGO!
Thanks to the over 70 brave, talented individuals who auditioned for this show!
Click here to view the full cast list!

Autism Theatre Project
We are thrilled to be partnering with the Autism Theatre Project to offer a special, sensory-friendly performance of A Charlie Brown Christmas on Saturday, December 3rd at 2PM! Please visit the ATP website for more information and how to get tickets to this special performance!

Four County Players Holiday Ornaments are Back!
Take a piece of Central Virginia’s longest-running community theater home with you this holiday season!
Get your Four County Players ornament during regular Box Office Hours (10AM-2PM) or during our upcoming performances of A Charlie Brown Christmas (opening November 18th!)
Each ornament comes in a clear keepsake box with an information card on the theater for $15.00!
Are you a fan from afar? We are also happy to ship your ornament to you for the following additional flat rates:
$6.00 regular mailing
$7.00 priority mailing (2 day, comes with $50 insurance)
To ensure holiday delivery, please order by December 15th.
Mail orders can be placed by calling Row in the Box Office at 540.832.5355 or via email at

Help Build a Backstage!

The Perry Foundation has challenged Four County Players donors to take the Build a Backstage fund to the $90,000 mark by the end of 2016.  Then they’ll complete the campaign goal with a generous $50,000 grant. With your help, construction can begin in 2017!

Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street, Barboursville VA 22923
Box Office: (540) 832-5355 | Box Office Hours: Tuesday-Friday from 10am — 2pm |

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