Air Dried Theater

Air Dried Theater

The Clothesline Muse features six-time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon's new work exploring the role of the clothesline in African-American culture. The performance includes music, dance and theater.

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PLAY BALL! T-Ball registrations for ages 4 to 6 are being accepted until April 30. The season is May and June, games are on Thursdays and Saturdays, and the cost is $30. Call (910) 341-7866 for more information.

GROUP SWIMS: The City of Wilmington offers Groups Swims at three area pools, June 15 to Aug. 14 (Legion Pool, 2131 Carolina Beach Road; Northside Pool, 750 Bess Street; and Robert Strange Pool, 410 South 10th Street). The cost is $1 to $2 per child and reservations can be made online. Call (910) 343-3682 for more information.

SUMMER STOCK: Thalian Association's summer season of dramas at Red Barn Studio Theatre include a play about one of Billie Holiday's final performances, a classic by Edward Albee, and Tom Stoppard's meditation on the vagaries of love. See the full lineup here.

YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS: Big Dawg Productions is seeking new and original plays written by students in grades 6-12 to give them a chance to showcase their work and get hands-on personal experience at professional local theatre. Submissions for new and original plays may be submitted through May 1. Please see their website for details and guidelines for submissions.

HELP KEEP OUR SHORELINE STRONG: Kure Beach is looking for volunteers to help plant sea oats to help keep sand dunes strong and intact. All materials needed to plant the oats will be provided. The event is scheduled for April 18 at 9am and meets at the public beach access parking lot located just south of Neptune Place on the right (west) side of Fort Fisher Boulevard. Email any questions here.

MUSIC ON THE GREEN: Airlie Gardens' Summer Concert Series kicks off May 1 and runs the first and third Friday of every month through September. Bands include Jack Jack 180, 'Shine, BLP, L Shape Lot, and The Imitations. See the full lineup here.

FREE INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE: IRS Certified Volunteers provide tax help at UNCW's Cameron Hall, Room 122, on April 10, from 1-4pm. Call (910) 962-3776 for more information.

LOCAL MARKETS: The Cape Fear area's Farmers' Markets are gearing up for another tasty season. The Riverfront Farmers' Market meets Saturdays in downtown Wilmington and begins April 4. The Carolina Beach Farmers' Market meets Saturdays also, starting May 16; while the markets at Poplar Grove convene Wednesdays beginning April 1, and the one at Wrightsville Beach on Mondays, starting May 18.






North Carolina Black Film Festival Thursday, March 26

North Carolina Black Film Festival
The Black Arts Alliance in Wilmington, NC, presents the North Carolina Black Film Festival. Screening more than 20 independently made features, shorts...

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