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Thank you for a great season!

By | August 22nd, 2016|Press Releases|

Thanks for a Great 2016 Season! The 79th Season of America’s longest-running symphonic drama closed on Saturday, August 20th with final show attendance of more than 800 spectators. The cast and crew extend a generous thank you to the Outer Banks community for their continued support and hospitality. Changes in the production generated interest throughout [...]

2016’s Virginia Dare Faire scheduled for Thursday, August 18th

By | August 16th, 2016|Press Releases|

The Lost Colony and National Park Service cordially invite you to the 2016 Virginia Dare Faire, sponsored by Yadkin Bank. Celebrate the 429th birthday of Virginia Dare, Thursday, August 18th, with events all day at Fort Raleigh National Park! Virginia Dare Faire will be held at outside of The Lost Colony Administration Building from 10am-1pm. [...]

Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience | August 7, 2016

By | July 13th, 2016|Live Concerts|

The final night of the 2016 series is not one to miss! Watch the King of Pop reincarnated on stage with Who’s Bad – The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band on Sunday, August 7th. As the longest-running Michael Jackson tribute band, Who’s Bad has continued to impress fans all over the world for the last 10 [...]

Folk-rock Band Dawes Coming to the Historic Waterside Theatre Sunday, July 3, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.

By | June 20th, 2016|Live Concerts|

On the eve of Independence Day, Sunday, July 3rd, enjoy folk-rock band Dawes, co-sponsored by 99.1 The Sound as part of their 20th Anniversary celebration. Get ready to groove to Dawes’ harmonies and 1960’s-70’s Laurel Canyon folk-rock instrumentals similar to that of Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young, Joni Mitchell and Neil Young. “Rock’s thoughtful past has rarely [...]

2016 Children’s Show: Stellaluna And Other Tales Begins June 14, 2016

By | June 8th, 2016|Children’s Shows|

“A lovely treat for families to savor”   - The Chicago Tribune The Lost Colony is proud to announce that its 2016 Children’s show sponsored by ACE Outer Banks, “Stellaluna And Other Tales” is coming to the Waterside Theatre on Roanoke Island.  Based on the popular books by Janell Cannon, play written by Alyn Cardarelli, with [...]

Dare Nights at The Lost Colony

By | June 4th, 2016|Press Releases, The Lost Colony Play|

  Dare Night Performances of The Lost Colony Scheduled The 2016 company of The Lost Colony is now performing their 79th season of the show that is the recipient of the Tony Honor For Excellence In Theatre In America. Under the direction of Ira David Wood, III the company will once again celebrate “Dare Nights” [...]

2016’s Live at the Waterside Concert Series Line Up Announced

By | March 25th, 2016|Live Concerts|

The Lost Colony is proud to announce The 2016 Live at the Waterside Concert Series presented by PNC Bank. This summer, experience live music at one the 10 Best Outdoor Concert Venues you shouldn’t miss (USA Today) on Roanoke Island’s The Waterside Theatre, home of The Lost Colony. The concerts bring the Outer Banks a memorable lineup [...]

Comedy Tonight Fundraiser on Saturday, April 16, 2016

By | March 25th, 2016|Comedy Tonight|

The Lost Colony presents it's third Comedy Tonight fundraiser on Saturday, April 16, 2016, at the Sound Stage Theater on the grounds of The Lost Colony. Join the Roanoke Island Historical Association for an exciting night on the town with cocktails and live music, a silent auction, and a catered dinner, featuring critically acclaimed comedian Nate Bargatze in support [...]

Ghosts of The Lost Colony 2016

By | March 24th, 2016|Ghost Tour|

The 2016 Ghosts of the Lost Colony Has Begun! Step back in time with us as we uncover the mysteries of Roanoke Island through firsthand encounters with the ghosts of those who lived here. The history of our modern America began here…experience it in an entirely new way. The Lost Colony is thrilled to present this [...]

Ghosts of The Lost Colony 2015

By | August 21st, 2015|Ghost Tour, Press Releases|

The First English settlement in the New World completely vanished, without a trace, on Roanoke Island. Experience this historic event in an entirely new way as The Lost Colony presents: Ghosts of The Lost Colony.