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

Photo Club of Elizabeth City hosting a Basic SLR Camera Workshop
Apr 6
The Photo Club of Elizabeth City will host a Basic SLR Camera Workshop on 6 April at Arts of the Albemarle, 516 E. Main St, Elizabeth City, 10 am to noon, open to the public and free. This is a hands on workshop about ISO, Aperture, Shutter, and Exposure Compensation. The goal of the workshop is for you to understand how these factors work together to get the correct exposure and for you to know what setting to use anytime you take a photo. Bring your SLR camera, manual, tripod, and snacks if you like. We will talk about the settings then you will use them.

Saturday, Apr 6 10:00 AM FREE
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.

Friday, Apr 12 7:30 PM Saturday, Apr 13 7:30 PM Sunday, Apr 14 2:00 PM Thursday, Apr 18 7:30 PM Friday, Apr 19 7:30 PM Saturday, Apr 20 7:30 PM
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