The Lost Colony 2017 Company Awards

By | August 25th, 2017|Press Releases|

Megan Glover accepting the Cora Mae Basnight Award from Associate Producer, Lance Culpepper (left) and CEO, Bill Coleman (right). Picture taken by Busy B Photography (www.busybphotography.com). The Lost Colony 2017 Company Awards On Friday, August 18, The Lost Colony celebrated the 430th birthday of the first English child born in the new world, Virginia Dare. [...]

Thanks for a Great 2017 Season!

By | August 22nd, 2017|Press Releases|

The 80th Anniversary Season of America’s longest-running symphonic drama closed on Saturday, August 19th and the cast and crew extends a generous thank you to the Outer Banks community for their continued support and hospitality. There was 15% increase in revenue and an attendance increase of 11% over last season. The Lost Colony maintained the [...]

Outer Banks Community Foundation for Theatre Audio Project

By | August 8th, 2017|Press Releases|

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 [...]

Virginia Dare Babies Announced!

By | August 8th, 2017|Press Releases|

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 [...]

The Lost Colony Wine & Culinary Festival

By | August 7th, 2017|Press Releases|

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 [...]