How It All Started
- WV Collective co-founders Jamie Smith and Jason Lockart help develop and produce FRACK!! The Mountain Music Comedy Spectacular!
Building A Foundation
- Beckley Artistic Endeavors is founded, with the DBA WV Collective in Oct. 2017
- In early 2018 Development begins on WV Collective's first theatrical production: Little Shop Of Horrors
From Broadway to Beckley, WV
- Little Shop of Horrors (the Musical) debuts on Oct. 31 to sold-out crowds, establishing that a Broadway-level musical can be fully realized with a team of 20+ people from right here in the Mountain State.
An All-Star WV Lineup
- WV Collective helps organize over 20 WV musicians for The West By God Waltz. WV's finest came together on Nov. 21, 2018 to pay tribute to The Band's iconic event.
Beckley WV's First Craft Beer Festival
- WV Collective organizes The Great Beckley Beer Festival, bringing brewers from across the globe (and WV) together in Downtown Beckley, WV
Frack!! To The Future
- WV Collective produces FRACK!! The Musical with an all new cast of actors / band members from right here in the Mountain State.
All Shows Cancelled
- Alongside most performance art based Non-Profits, WV Collective cancels all upcoming productions for 2020 - 2021 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
WV Collective Returns
- WV Collective organizes the second annual Great Beckley Beer Festival - the organizations first event since the pandemic.
What A Way To Make A Living
- WV Collective's production of Dolly Parton's '9 To 5 - The Musical' opens in November of 2022 to sold out houses every single night!
First Annual 1-Act Play Festival
- WV Collective in partnership with Beckley Art Center proudly presents our first annual 1-act play festival: 3 Short Stories!