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.

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Upcoming Shows and Events

Shakespeare at the Ruins:
As You Like It

By William Shakespeare
Presented with generous support from Orange County Virginia Tourism
Directed by John Holdren
Produced by Kim Dukes, Rachel Vere Nicoll, and Wendy Novicoff
Event Coordinator: Kristen Franklin Heiderstadt
Assistant Event Coordinator: Karen Schlicht
July 15th – 30th (Thursdays – Saturdays)
At the Historic Barboursville Ruins
Tickets are on sale! Purchase now!


Teen Audition Workshop!
With Denise Stewart, Geri Carlson Sauls, Erica Umback, and more!
Sunday, August 14th 9:30 am to 4:30 pm at Four County Players
Choose full or half day options!
FREE! (Registration required)
Register today!

News and Announcements

Four County Players is excited to announce your 50th Anniversary Season (2022 – 2023!)
As You Like It
The Glass Menagerie 
Elf: The Musical
Spring Break
Wait Until Dark
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella
Four County Players 50th Birthday Party!
Click here for details on dates, auditions, and what’s to come!

Announcing Auditions for ELF: THE MUSICAL!
Visit our audition page for all of the details!

Black voices matter.
Black hopes matter.
Black dreams matter.
Black lives matter.
Visit the Four County Players Linktree for information on how you can help. 🖤




Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street, Barboursville, Virginia   22923
Phone: 540-832-5355 | Box office hours: Monday to Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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