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Theatre of Dare presents the comedy 'Manly Men'.

Theatre of Dare Presents Dating Comedy ‘Manly Men’

“You don’t know anything about women, do you?”  That line signals the end of another bad date for Harold, the protagonist of Theatre of Dare’s upcoming production of Manly Men. Fortunately, it also signals the beginning of a very funny look at the slings and arrows of modern relationships. “It’s incredible to me not only […]

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'The Ugly Duckling' is coming to Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo.

Roanoke Island Festival Park Announces 2015 Children’s Shows

Roanoke Island Festival Park has just announced a number of new family friendly children’s shows coming to the Outer Banks this summer. The 2015 schedule of kids shows at Roanoke Island Festival Park includes: Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Children’s Theatre of Charlotte – June 17, 18, and 19 at 10:30am Mike Mulligan and his […]

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Something wicked this way comes at 'PsychoPath'.

Haunted History Tour Brings Ghosts Of ‘The Lost Colony’ To Life

The history of our modern America began here…experience it in an entirely new way. The Lost Colony is extremely excited to present the Haunted History interactive ghost tour to the public in March and April. Haunted History is a walking tour on the grounds of the first English Colony in America that is both fun and […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'Aesop's Fables'

Theatre of Dare Brings ‘Aesop’s Fables’ to Dare County Kids

The Tortoise and The Hare. The Fox and The Grapes. For more than two thousand years, these and other simple tales have brought life lessons to children and adults around the world. Now, they are the subjects of Theatre of Dare’s first-ever show for kids. A troupe of four actors is taking Aesop’s Fables on […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'Godspell' in March 2015.

[Contest] Win Tickets To Theatre Of Dare’s ‘Godspell’!

Theatre of Dare presents their new production of Godspell, premiering this weekend in Manteo, and OBX Entertainment has four pairs of tickets to give away! We will be giving away two pairs of tickets for free admission to the play this week, and two more pairs next week, and all you have to do to enter […]

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The cast of Theatre of Dare’s 'Godspell': Top row: Larissa Roughton, Steven Devaney. Center row: Lara Parks, Katie Bender, Rob Jenkins, Missy Eppard, Daniel Ziegler, Bridgett Nesfield. Bottom row: Tim Hass, Kat Morgan, Kelsey Thompson, Jimmie Lee Brooks III, Jared Eng-Hong.

Theatre of Dare Brings Saint Matthew To Life In ‘Godspell’

When it comes to the 1971 rock musical Godspell, it can be easy to get caught up in the music score, the colorful costumes, and the stage shenanigans. But when the curtain goes up on Theatre of Dare’s production of the popular retelling of the Gospel of St. Matthew on March 6, the cast and […]

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The Lost Colony Presents Haunted History This Spring

The Lost Colony wants to scare you again with “Haunted History”, a new adventure about America’s greatest mystery, coming to the Outer Banks this spring. The new attraction takes place outside on the grounds of the historic Waterside Theatre and Fort Raleigh National Park, where agents from “Astral Plane Investigations” will guide you through an […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'Godspell' in March 2015.

Theatre of Dare Presents ‘Godspell’ in March

The cast for the third production of Theatre of Dare’s ongoing 24th season are now diligently working on bringing you their next play, Godspell, a reverent, uplifting musical beginning the first weekend in March. Based on the Gospel of Saint Matthew, Godspell deals with the last earthly days of Jesus Christ and dramatizes several well-known Biblical parables set to a […]

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'The Lost Colony' local auditions

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces 2015 Outer Banks Local Auditions

Heads up Outer Banks actors! Local auditions for the upcoming season of The Lost Colony will be held this Saturday in Manteo. Read on for the full press release! On Saturday, February 21, 2015 The Lost Colony will hold local auditions for the upcoming summer season.  Local residents have long been a part of the […]

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Dare Shadow Players Bring ‘Little Mermaid’ To Life [Video / Photo Gallery]

The Dare County Shadow Players, directed by Donna Roark, presented their production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr. live on stage at First Flight High School in Kill Devil Hills this week. Based on the classic Academy Award winning animated film, and featuring a cast and crew of more than 30 Outer Banks students ages […]

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Theatre of Dare Reveals 25th Season Productions

Theatre of Dare will be celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season in the fall, and during the intermission of Saturday’s performance of You Can’t Take It With You, TOD board members revealed the organization’s selections for the “Spectacular Silver Season.” “This is a lineup that demonstrates a wide variety of live theatre experiences, and should appeal […]

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OBX Mystery Dinner presents 'Murder Rides Again' in 2015.

OBX Mystery Dinner And Ghost Tours Announce 2015 Auditions

OBX Mystery Dinner has announced auditions for their upcoming summer show Murder Rides Again, as well as their newest attraction, interactive Ghost Tours set to debut this year. Come work for OBX Mystery Dinner and OBX Ghost Tours, the newest attraction in the Outer Banks, currently accepting resumes and head shots at OBXMysteryDinner@gmail.com. Producers are […]

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Theatre of Dare presents 'You Can't Take It With You'

[Contest] Enter To WIN Tickets To Theatre of Dare’s ‘You Can’t Take It With You’!

Theatre of Dare presents their new production of You Can’t Take It With You, premiering this weekend in Manteo, and OBX Entertainment has four pairs of tickets to give away! We will be giving away two pairs of tickets for free admission to the play this week, and two more pairs next week, and all you […]

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The Cast of Theatre of Dare’s You Can’t Take It With You: Back Row: Chuck Beatty, Betsy Head, Paul Dillon, Lynette Ford, Adonis Osekre, Nancy Harvey, Brendan Cobb, Stuart Parks II, Allison Johnson Guthrie, Tim Hass, Jessica Sands. Front Row: Tim Roy, Lisa Pfuhl, Don Bridge, Lauren Taylor, Jared Eng-Hong. Not Pictured: Bert Plante, David Rolf.

Theatre of Dare Joins ‘You Can’t Take It With You’ Revival

When Theatre of Dare decided to add the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy You Can’t Take It With You to its 2014-15 lineup, no one in the organization had any idea that moguls on The Great White Way had similar plans, or that the two productions would end up running simultaneously. “Great minds think alike, I guess,” […]

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Theatre of Dare Announces Auditions for ‘You Can’t Take It With You’

Fresh off the campy comedy of Psycho Beach Party, Theatre of Dare will be looking to “cast” a wide net when it holds open auditions for its second production of the 2014-15 season, You Can’t Take It With You. Auditions will be held in the auditorium of the College of the Albemarle’s Manteo campus on […]

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Marvel Ann (Ana Figiel), Berdine (Addie Moore), and Chicklet (Lauren Taylor) go man hunting on the beach.

[Contest] Enter To WIN Tickets To Theatre of Dare’s ‘Psycho Beach Party’!

Theatre of Dare presents their new adults-only production Psycho Beach Party, premiering this weekend in Manteo, and OBX Entertainment has four pairs of tickets to give away! We will be giving away two pairs of tickets for free admission to the play this week, and two more pairs next week, and all you have to do […]

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Theater of Dare presents 'Psycho Beach Party' in October 2014.

Theatre of Dare Presents ‘Psycho Beach Party’ in October

[CONTEST] ENTER TO WIN TICKETS TO THEATRE OF DARE’S ‘PSYCHO BEACH PARTY’! The first show of the new season comes with a warning.  “No kids!” Theatre of Dare President Don Bridge says with a laugh. “This is definitely NOT a show for children.” Indeed, with its bursts of adult language and hormone-laden characters, Psycho Beach Party is […]

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"Deadwood" (portrayed by actor Nicholas Parker) is one of the creatures haunting The Lost Colony's PsychoPath Halloween attraction in 2014! (photo by Matt Artz - OBXentertainment.com)

The Lost Colony’s ‘PsychoPath’ Outer Banks Haunt Opens on Roanoke Island

Presented by The Lost Colony, the PsychoPath Haunted Island Halloween attraction opens this weekend at Waterside Theater on Roanoke Island, and this year, the most dedicated fans can get an optional “Ghostpass” for a much shorter wait in line to get in. Last year crowds of thousands were brave enough to take on the walking […]

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'The Lost Colony' presents 'PsychoPath' for Halloween 2013.

The Lost Colony Announces Auditions For PsychoPath Haunted Attraction

The Lost Colony may have closed for the season, but the work continues around the Waterside Theatre as staff and crew make plans for the upcoming October event that is guaranteed to scare everyone who dares to enter the haunted attraction.  PSYCHOPATH is an innovative, interactive and terrifying new attraction from the creative team behind […]

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Members of 'The Lost Colony' cast play with visitors at the 2012 Dare Faire.

‘The Lost Colony’ Announces Virginia Dare Faire

The Lost Colony has announced details of its annual Virginia Dare Faire this month, celebrating the birthday of the first English child born in America. In celebration of the 427th birthday of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in the new world, The Lost Colony along with the Elizabethan Gardens and National Parks Service […]

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'The Adventures of Don Quiote' plays at Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo on July 23-25, 2014.

‘Don Quixote’ Kids Show Comes To Roanoke Island Festival Park

The Appalachian Young People’s Theatre (AYPT), an outreach program of Appalachian State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance, presents The Adventures of Don Quixote by Steven Fogell July 23, 24, 25 at 10:30 a.m. in the Indoor Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park, sponsored by the Friends of Elizabeth II.  This classic story for all […]

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Snoopy stars in 'You're a Good Man Charlie Brown' playing at Roanoke Island Festival Park July 1-3, 2014.

‘Charlie Brown’ Comes To Roanoke Island Festival Park

Charlie Brown and the Peanuts Gang are coming to the Outer Banks this week when Roanoke Island Festival Park hosts a special family-friendly production of the classic children’s show You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, presented by UNC-Greensboro. The production snapshots the creations of Charles Schultz at their best: Charlie Brown tries to fly a […]

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The Lost Colony 2013 (photo: OBXentertainment.com)

USA Today Names Waterside Theatre Among 10 Best Outdoor Concert Venues

In yet another national nod to the Outer Banks, USA Today has named the historic Waterside Theatre, home of The Lost Colony, as one of the “10 Best Outdoor Concert Venues You Shouldn’t Miss”. The site says, “The Outer Banks, the sand-swept playground off of the coast of North Carolina, is also home to America’s […]

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'The Three Little Pigs' will be presented at Roanoke Island Festival Park on June 25-27, 2014.

See ‘Three Little Pigs’ And More At Roanoke Island Festival Park

Roanoke Island Festival Park has announced a new addition to their children’s performance series, as Grey Seal Puppets will present a unique esperience that combines The Three Little Pigs, Three Billy Goats Gruff, and The Frog Prince into one production live on stage this month. Each story is told in a different style using a […]

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