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CALLS FOR ART & EXHIBITS

Upcoming calls for art and exhibits at the Turnage Theatre.

  • Call for Art – Visionary Women Art Exhibit submissions April 4th-6th.

  • Call for Art – Art of Tea (submission dates: April 4 – 6, 2019)

  • Call for Art: Healing Vets Art (submission dates: 4/30 – 5/1)

If you have any questions about Art Submissions please email t.aleyaop@gmail.com

YOUTH

Youth Art Camps & Events

Live Theatre on Stage

  • March 23Bridge to Terbithia on Stage at 2 PM >
  • March 26 & 27 – Bubblegum Theatre for Youth Auditions for Pirates of the Pamlico Jr. 6:30 – 8:30 PM
  • June 29 – “Beauty & the Beast Jr.” on Stage presented by AOP’s Broadway Kids 2:30 & 7 PM
  • July 27 – “High School Musical Jr.” presented by AOP Broadway Kids 2 PM & 6:30 PM
  • July 30 & 31 – Auditions for “The Marvelous Wonderettes” July 30 and 31 at 6:30-8:30 pm
  • August 24  Auditions for “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” Bubblegum Theatre, 10 AM – Noon
  • October 8 & 9 – Auditions for AOP Players “A Christmas Carol”, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
  • October 26 – “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” presented by Bubblegum Theatre at 2:00 pm & 7 pm
  • November 5 & 6 – Auditions for AOP’s Christmas Variety Show November 5 & 6t at 6:30-8:30 pm
  • November 26 – “A Christmas Carol” presented by the AOP Players November 26 at  7 pm
  • December 13 – “Christmas Variety Show” at 7:30 pm presented by Arts of the Pamlico & AOP Art Partners
 

Camp Registration

  • January 15, 2019 – Spring & Summer Camp Registration Opens

Summer Camps

  • June 17 – 21 – Bubblegum Theatre for Youth Camp with Crystal Holman- June 17-21 (1:00-4:00)
  • June 17 – 28 and July 8 – 12 Broadway Kids Camp #1: Beauty and the Beast Jr. with Rachel Isaac- June 10-28 (9:00-12:00) with performance on July 13 (2:30 and 6:30 PM)
  • June 24 – 28 – Brain Explores Camp with Gary Duncan- June 24-28 (1:00-4:00)
  • July 8 – 26 – Broadway Kids Camp #2: High School Musical Jr. with Dylan Ritch- July 8 – 26 (1:00-4:30) with performances on July 27 (2 PM & 6:30 PM)
  • July 15 – 19 – BCTMA Music Camp- July 15-19 (9:00-12:00)
  • July 22 – 26 – Pottery Camp with Liz Reed- July 22-26 (9:00-11:30)
  • July 29 – Aug 2 – Movie Camp for Kids- July 29-August 2 (1:00-4:30)
  • August 3 – Dance Camp: Half Day for Kids- August 3 (9:00-3:00)
  • August 5 – 9 Sing Out! ECU Musical Theatre/Opera Camp- August 5-9 (1:00-4:30)

Art Exhibit for Beaufort County Students

  • March 6 – 31, 2019 – Beaufort County Schools Student Art Exhibit, Opening Reception on March 6 at 5:30 PM. On display from March 7 – 31. Submissions contact t.aleyaop@gmail.com.

Youth Events

  • March 2 – Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory on Stage 2 PM & 6 PM
  • March 16 – WDN Spelling Bee (time TBA)
  • April 22-26 – Spring Art Break from 9 AM – 1 PM each day. $50.00 for AOP Family Members per child & $65.00 for non-members per child. Prepayment through registration paperwork required.
  • May 3 & 4 – Pirates of the Pamlico Jr. on Stage, May 3 at 7 PM & May 4 at 2 PM
  • September 28 – Hands On Arts Festival
  • September 28 – Cats & Kittens Theatre during Hands On Arts Festival

MUSIC

Performances for all tastes

Music Jams

  • Beaufort County Traditional Music Association (BCTMA) Jams most Thursday evenings from 6:30 – 8:30 PM and Saturday mornings from 10 AM – Noon at the Historic Turnage Theatre.

  • Drumming Circle – Once a month on Saturdays at the Historic Turnage Theatre. Contact Gary Duncan at gduncan@science-learning.com.  Next one is Jan 26 from 10 AM – Noon on stage.

Music Concerts 

  • Steve Creech Jazz Band & Open Dance – Join us for our new monthly open dance in the Turnage Gallery with Steve Creech Jazz Band. 7 – 9 PM. $5 tickets at the door. Upcoming dates include March 15th & April 12, 2019 at the Historic Turnage Theatre in downtown Washington. Concessions, NC sweets & traditional theatre treats for sale before, during & after the dance.

  • Highway 58. Presented by the Beaufort County Traditional Music Association th March 14th 7 – 9 PM. Free with donations appreciated.

  • Vox Fortura – March 21, 7:30 PM. Presented by the Beaufort County Concert Association. Contact the BCCA for tickets

  • Ronan Tynan – April 2, 7:30 PM. Presented by the Beaufort County Concert Association. Contact the BCCA for tickets

  • 11th Annual BoCo Music Festival. April 27, All Day. Beaufort County Traditional Music Association from 7 – 9 PM. Begins at 10 AM. Gallery and Stage. Free with donations appreciated.

  • 3rd Annual Blues & Jazz Festival – Coming in mid-October. More details soon.

  • Embers Holiday Concert –  December 20, 2019 at 7 PM.

 

BIG SCREEN

Great line-up of movies, Broadway, and more

Big Screen Events

Doors open one hour before the show. Cold & Hot Beverages, NC sweets, traditional theatre treats & wine & beer for sale.

  • March 15 – Avatar the Movie  7:30 PM. $5 tickets.

  • March 17 – Broadway HD on the Big Screen: Cirque de Soleil’s Toruk: First Flight  2 – 4 PM. Free with suggested donation of $5.

  • April 13 – 80th Anniversary “The Wizard of Oz”  Movie Event. 3 pm Tickets are $5

  • April 20 – Easter Parade the Movie

  • April 28 – Broadway on the Big Screen presents “The King and I” Presented for free with a suggested donation of $5

 

AFFILIATE GROUPS

Our affiliated groups include Rock, Traditional, Weaving, Writing, and more

  • Natural Fibers Group Monthly Meeting – First Monday. Workshops. Contact Pamela Zimmerman at basketsbypamela@suddenlink.net. 

  • Pamlico Writers Group – 2nd & 4th Tuesday 6:30 – 8:30pm. March 2019 Conference and Workshops. Contact Sherri Hollister at sherrilhollister@gmail.com.

  • BCTMA Jam Thursdays 6:30pm & Saturday Morning 10:00am. Contact Linda Boyer at llboyer22@gmail.com.

For more information on AOP Art Partner events, follow this link.

 

DANCE

Upcoming dance performaces

  • Open Dance with Jazz Band – Join us for our new monthly open dance in the Turnage Gallery with Steve Creech Jazz Band. 7 – 9 PM. $5 tickets at the door. Upcoming dates include January 18, February 8, March 15 & April 12, 2019 at the Historic Turnage Theatre in downtown Washington. Concessions, NC sweets & traditional theatre treats for sale before, during & after the dance.

  • View beautiful photos from our 1st Hispanic Heritage Festival >

STAGE PRODUCTIONS

Performances for all tastes

2019 Theatre on Stage Schedule

March

‘A Bridge to Terabithia” presented by ECU Storybook Theatre March 23rd 2 PM

“Murder on the Plaza” Murder Mystery Dinner March 23rd 6 pm , presented by AOP & DayDreamer Events

Bubblegum Theatre Auditions for Pirates of the Pamlico Jr. – March 26th & 27th 6:30-8:30 pm

“The Coronation of Poppea” March 29th 7:PM & March 30th 2 PM & 7:PM presented by ECU Opera Theatre

May

Pirates of the Pamlico, Jr. May 3 & 4th at 7:30 PM

“Old Timers”  “A Place In The Heart Theatre” May 9th 2:30 PM, May 10th 7 PM & May 11th at 2:30 & 7 PM

July

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” presented by Broadway Kids July 13th 2:30 and 6:30 pm

Disney’s “High School Musical Jr.” presented by Broadway Kids July 27th 2:30 and 6:30 pm

Auditions for “The Marvelous Wonderettes” July 30th and 31st 6:30-8:30 pm

August

Auditions for The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Bubblegum Theatre (ages 6 – 15 years), August 24 10 AM – Noon

September

“The Marvelous Wonderettes” performance September 21st 7:30pm & 22nd 3:00 pm

Rehearsals for Bubblegum Theatre “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” start September 23rd from 6:30-8:30 pm

October

Auditions for AOP Players “A Christmas Carol” October 8th and 9th

“The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” presented by Bubblegum Theatre October 26th 2:00 pm & 7 pm

November

Auditions for AOP’s Christmas Variety Show November 5th & 6th 6:30-8:30 pm

“A Christmas Carol” presented by the AOP Players November 26th 7 pm

December

“Christmas Variety Show” December 13th 7:30 pm presented by Arts of the Pamlico

ART WALKS

Visit Washington’s Galleries

Visit our downtown art galleries all year and take in the art walks coming up in 2019!

  • January 25, March 22, May 24, July 26 & Sept 27 from 5:30 – 8 PM

Leave your info and we’ll be sure to send you news of our next scheduled Art Walk

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