Arts of the Albemarle invites our community and visitors to experience the arts, music and culture of the region through diverse performances, exhibitions and educational programs.

Upcoming Events

Mom's Gift
Apr 12 - 20
Mom's Gift - A Ghost Story with Heart Performances will be: April 12-13 (7:30 pm) April 14 (2:00 pm) April 18-19-20 (7:30 pm) Tickets: $16.00 for General Admission. $12.00 for Senior Citizens, Military and Students. Can be purchased at Arts of the Albemarle, online or by phone. This award-winning comedy is sure to warm your heart. Mom has been dead for 11 months but still manages to show up at her husband’s birthday party. She’s a ghost with a mission, however, the mission is a mystery. Furthermore, the only person who can hear or see Mom is her daughter who has been ordered by the court to spend Dad’s birthday with him as part of her Anger Management Program. One by one the family's secrets are peeled away revealing an unexpected truth that surprises even Mom.

Thursday, Apr 18 7:30 PM Friday, Apr 19 7:30 PM Saturday, Apr 20 7:30 PM
Third Thursday Jazz - featuring the band, 'Riddle'
Apr 18
This free event is in the AoA Lobby. Edenton-based Riddle, formed by Mark & Tina Sclafani, perform tunes from the 1920s to 1950s sung by great performers like Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Julie London and Frank Sinatra. Made possible by a generous grant from The Elizabeth City Foundation. SHOWTIME: 5:30 p.m. in the AoA Lobby ADMISSION: Free

Thursday, Apr 18 5:30 PM FREE
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
May 9 - 12
Get your tickets now for the most fantasmagorical musical event in the history of everything! Arts of the Albemarle’s THE CENTER PLAYERS proudly present Ian Fleming’s CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG!  Based on the classic MGM motion picture starring Dick Van Dyke, this sparkling musical is filled with the catchy tunes and quirky characters depicted in the original work.

Thursday, May 9 7:00 PM Friday, May 10 7:00 PM Saturday, May 11 2:00 PM Saturday, May 11 7:00 PM Sunday, May 12 2:00 PM