Kanawha Players produces quality theater in a nurturing community environment, while providing a place for education, training, and encouragement to those interested in participating in the dramatic arts.
KP is one of the oldest, continuously operating amateur theatre companies in the country. It has produced a season of live productions since 1922. Even during the Great Depression, fires and floods, Kanawha Players kept entertaining.
In 1941 KP was named the official Theatre of West Virginia.