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8 08, 2017

Outer Banks Community Foundation for Theatre Audio Project

By | August 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Outer Banks Community Foundation granted The Lost Colony $5,000 for much needed theatre audio equipment this season.  Pictured, left to right, Outer Banks Community Foundation Board Members Teresa Osborne and Chris Seawell, OBCF Executive Director Lorelei Costa, and Roanoke Island Historical Association CEO Bill Coleman. The Roanoke Island Historical Association is grateful to the [...]

8 08, 2017

Virginia Dare Babies Announced!

By | August 8th, 2017|Press Releases|0 Comments

Pictured is Kinslee Grace Davis held by Henson Milam as Eleanor Dare Virginia Dare Babies Announced! Virginia Dare is one of the most influential historical figures to the Outer Banks. Dare County and Virginia Dare Trail are named in her honor. As the first English child born in the New World, her name is found [...]

7 08, 2017

The Lost Colony Wine & Culinary Festival

By | August 7th, 2017|Press Releases|0 Comments

The Lost Colony Wine & Culinary Festival debuts September 29 & 30, 2017 Exceptional wine, craft beer, savory fare and live entertainment   On Roanoke Island where history, legends and grapes intertwine, The Lost Colony Wine and Culinary Festival’s Grand Tasting debuts on Saturday, September 30th.   On the grounds of the famous outdoor drama, The [...]

21 07, 2017

Virginia Dare Night Baby Auditions

By | July 21st, 2017|Press Releases|0 Comments

Virginia Dare Night Baby Auditions held at The Lost Colony Events sponsored by First National Bank This year’s 80th Anniversary Season of The Lost Colony also commemorates the 430th birthday of Virginia Dare, the first English child born in the New World to colonist Eleanor Dare on August 18th, 1587. The Lost Colony continues its long celebrated tradition of using real babies [...]

13 06, 2017

TLC Summer Children’s Show Begins-Jingle ARRGH the Way!

By | June 13th, 2017|Children’s Shows|0 Comments

Sponsored by Outer Banks Ace, Jingle ARGGH The Way! Begins June 14th The Lost Colony is proud to announce the opening of our 2017 Children’s Show:  Jingle ARRGH the Way! on Wednesday, June 14th, at our Sound Stage Theatre. Jingle ARRGH the Way! is based on a story by Melinda Long, author of “How I Became a Pirate.” This musical [...]

19 04, 2017

PNC is the Presenting Sponsor for the 80th Anniversary Season

By | April 19th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PNC Bank is the Presenting Sponsor for The Lost Colony’s 80th Anniversary Season The Roanoke Island Historical Association is pleased to announce PNC Bank as the Presenting Sponsor of its 80th Anniversary Season production of The Lost Colony. This is a pioneer role for The Lost Colony, as the production has never named a Presenting [...]

15 03, 2017

Ghosts of The Lost Colony

By | March 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ghosts of The Lost Colony 2017 The First English settlement in the New World completely vanished, without a trace, on Roanoke Island. Experience this historic event as The Lost Colony presents: Ghosts of The Lost Colony. Join a team of ghost hunters who have discovered hot spots believed to be associated with spirits of The [...]

10 02, 2017

Local Auditions for The Lost Colony 2017

By | February 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Local Auditions for the 2017 Season of The Lost Colony! On Saturday, February 18, 2017 The Lost Colony will hold local auditions for its upcoming 80th anniversary season! Local residents have long been a part of the production of America’s oldest Outdoor Symphonic Drama, and it is the hope of the production’s artistic staff that [...]

22 08, 2016

Thank you for a great season!

By | August 22nd, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments

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 [...]

16 08, 2016

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

By | August 16th, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments

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. [...]