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

Masterclasses with Peter Flynn
Internationally-renowned New York Director
In the CELLAR at Four County Players
Four County Players



News and Announcements


We are hiring! 
Visit our Jobs at Four County Players page for information on how
to apply for our vacant Shop & Build Supervisor position!


Four County Players Presents
Acting Workshop with Jessica Harris
Saturday, March 25th 2:00 – 5:00 pm
In the Cellar
Looking for ways to bring your acting skills to the next level? Want to learn the essential tips and tricks every performer should know? Join us for this special acting class! This workshop is perfect for actors of all experiences looking to enhance their craft. Together, we’ll work on scenes and monologues, discuss acting technique, and have a terrific time. No experience necessary – just a willingness to learn and grow on and off the stage! Open to ages 16+. Attire: Comfortable, moveable clothes. Monologues prepared in advance are optional; we’ll have some available to read on-site. Learn more about Jessica Harris here!

Four County Players is excited to announce our Summer 2023 musical — the opening show of Season 51 (2023 – 2024):

Music and Lyrics by Mark Hollman
Book and Lyrics by Greg Kotis

Directed by Anna Grey Hogan
Choreographed by Geri Carlson Sauls

AUGUST 4 – 20 on the Mainstage
Auditions in May!

URINETOWN is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

New Volunteer Database!
We are excited to announce that we have created a new database for organizing our volunteers and their contact information!
Please help us by filling it out. Ushers, set builders, costumers, stage crew, tech crew, all volunteers, new and old, please fill out our new Volunteer Interest form
so that we may contact you at the next applicable volunteer opportunity. Thank you!


Follow along as we celebrate 50 years of theater and community at Four County Players!
Monthly updates will take you on a stroll down memory lane–season by season!

Four County Players is excited to present 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!

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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