Entertainment

Mar 8


Women Warriors: Past, Present, Future Exhibit

Features Portraits of Thirty-Six Outer Banks Women Dare County Arts Council announces a special art exhibit created by fine art portrait photographer Anne Snape Parsons featuring thirty-six Outer Banks women. …



March 9: Nu-Blu
The March Courthouse Sessions

  Dare County Arts Council With support from the Town of Manteo, Manteo Rotary Club, and Kitty Hawk Kites, The Courthouse Sessions, our live streaming virtual music series, continues. Tune…


We’re off to see the Wizard at Pioneer Theater!

Pioneer Theatre Manteo, NC Now showing at the Pioneer Theater- The Wizard of Oz, starring Judy Garland. This feature will play nightly, at 7pm, through Thursday 3/11. Movie Theater showing…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: He played ‘Frasier’ for 20 years—Kelsey Grammer

Kelsey Grammer played one character on TV for twenty years, across two series, tying James Arness’ record with [Gunsmoke].


OBX featured in new film, Call Sign Romeo

 Producers looking for local actors, extras, musicians The producers of a new feature-length film that makes the Outer Banks a central character are looking for local talent. According Rayolight…


Dare County Library announces virtual “Essential Oils: Beyond the Diffuser” presentation

The Dare County Library has announced the next virtual Zoom presentation as part of its monthly Virtual Enrichment Series for Adults. On Thursday, March 18, 2021, the Dare County Library…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Three Cheers for Ted Danson

Ted Danson went from soap operas and bit parts to the A-list when he signed on to "Cheers." He's still on the A-list, but in other shows.


Dare County Arts Council announces 43rd Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show Award recipients

Dare County Arts Council The 43rd Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show opened on Saturday, January 30th. The show will be on display at Dare County Arts Council in Manteo,…


In new music, OBX artist Laura Martier gets personal

An important part of the Outer Banks music scene for more than 30 years, Laura Martier’s ability to sing and interpret everything from jazz to soul to country has made…


OBX National Park sites implement mask mandate

(National Park Service) To protect the health of those who live, work, and visit national parks and National Park Service (NPS) facilities, and in support of President Biden’s Executive Order…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Mark Twain wrote more than Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn

Mark Twain's satire of feudalism and monarchy, A Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, and his critique of social inequality, The Prince and the Pauper, were first, entertaining, and still quite popular in the 20th century.


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Who remembers Mark Twain?

William Faulkner called him the “father of American literature.” Here are film treatments of three autobiographical stories.


Visit new Otter “Olive” at North Carolina Aquarium

North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island The North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island is delighted to invite guests to meet new North American river otter, “Olive.” Olive has become accustomed…


Dare County Arts Council Expressions of the Heart Exhibit Opens

Dare County Arts Council Dare County Arts Council announces a special art exhibit celebrating its collaborative program with the Outer Banks Hospital, called Expressions of Hope & Healing. The exhibit,…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Nothing like a puppet to give you the willies*

"Supermarionation" shows Supercar and Thunderbirds from Gerry Anderson


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Sometimes they get the future right

There are examples of prescient movies about the future which Nostradamus might envy. Fahrenheit 451 and The Anderson Tapes.


Kelly’s St. Patty’s Parade postponed till 2022

Mike Kelly’s iconic St. Patrick’s Day Parade has become another casualty of the raging COVID pandemic. This year’s parade has been rescheduled to March 2022. In a Jan. 15 email…


Dare Arts Council and Gallery has reopened after winter break

Dare County Arts Council Dare County Arts Council Gallery has reopened to the public today! Our winter hours are Tuesday- Saturday, 12-5pm. We welcome visitors and art enthusiasts to come…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: The Bible? Shakespeare? It’s all good

If you’ve ever tried to read Shakespeare, you know how painful it can be.

WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: The lady seems historical—Drunk History and (Catherine) The Great

Drunk History and (Catherine) The Great. History, through a glass, funnily


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Escape from 2020

As we look back on the dog’s lunch that was 2020, let’s look further back to that which is evergreen and entertaining: old movies, where life was literally black and white.


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV (& HEAR)
Stream On: A Jean Shepherd Christmas Story

In 1983 the MGM feature film A Christmas Story changed that holiday for ever. Jean Shepherd’s personal recollection of an Indiana Christmas in the 1940’s became a huge hit and…


WHAT TO WATCH ON TV
Stream On: Existential Britcoms Last of the Summer Wine and Waiting for God

Streaming TV: I’m sure the writers of both Last of the Summer Wine & Waiting for God were fans of Samuel Beckett.


Great Island Cabin Camp Reservations Information for 2021

Cape Lookout National Seashore Cape Lookout National Seashore is scheduled to open Great Island Cabin Camp on Friday, March 12, 2021, and operate it through the night of Saturday, November…