PNC Bank Returns as Presenting Sponsor
The Roanoke Island Historical Association (RIHA) is proud to announce tickets for the 87th season of The Lost Colony are now on sale. The season will begin May 30 and run through Aug. 24, 2024. For the seventh year, PNC Bank returns as the presenting sponsor of The Lost Colony.
“Every arts organization is dependent on the philanthropy of those that love it, and it is the steadfast supporters who carry the most weight, for they are the bedrock of the institution,” said Chuck Still, executive director of the Roanoke Island Historical Association. We thank PNC Bank for its continued generosity, and we look forward to the 2024 season with its support as our bedrock.” .
The popular Native Pre-Show, a Native American cultural presentation, will also return for 2024. This free performance by Indigenous members of The Lost Colony cast takes place at 8:00 p.m., Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
“For 87 years, The Lost Colony has helped tell the story of our region’s history and culture, while attracting generations of visitors and creating economic impact for the Outer Banks and our state,” said Jim Hansen, PNC regional president for Eastern Carolinas. “All of us at PNC look forward to helping Roanoke Island Historical Association continue its legacy of helping inform and inspire audiences with this celebrated outdoor drama of local and national acclaim.”
Tickets for the 87th season of The Lost Colony can be purchased by visiting the website: www.thelostcolonyorg.
About PNC Bank
PNC Bank, National Association, is a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC). PNC is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the United States, organized around its customers and communities for strong relationships and local delivery of retail and business banking including a full range of lending products; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management. For information about PNC, visit www.pnc.com.
About The Lost Colony…the proud recipient of the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre.
First staged in 1937, The Lost Colony is the nation’s premier and longest-running outdoor symphonic drama. Adapted from the original script written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paul Green, The Lost Colony’s 87th season will run from May 30-Aug. 24, 2024, at Manteo’s Waterside Theatre, on North Carolina’s Outer Banks. For tickets and more information, go to www.thelostcolony.org or call (252) 473-6000.