About Wintergreen Performing Arts


Located in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Wintergreen Performing Arts, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that produces a high-quality summer music festival featuring symphonic and chamber concerts, as well as other performing arts programs throughout the year. Education is a major part of its mission, reflected both in the Wintergreen Summer Music Academy and in outreach programs for those living in the surrounding area. By attracting first-rate musicians to participate as performers and educators, Wintergreen Performing Arts strives to enrich the lives of all–residents and visitors alike–who share the unique Wintergreen experience.


  • Dale R. Weigel, President
  • John W. Bates III, Vice President
  • Janet R. Jones, Secretary
  • Larry Luessen, Treasurer
  • Neil Carlson
  • James R. Clark
  • Beth Colmery
  • Mary Ellen Condon-Rall
  • Bobbi Dunn
  • Carolyn Frahm
  • Ardin Goss
  • David L. Litchfield, MD
  • Richard L. Morrill
  • Nanci F. Taylor
  • Edith Wittig van Wageningen
  • Hank Thiess, ex officio, Wintergreen Resort


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