August 28th – September 4th: First State Ballet Theatre, The Bronx Wanderers and Once On This Island

From concerts and movies to special events for the whole family, there is always something to see and do in Delaware.  Here are some of our picks.   

New Castle County

082715everetteThe Everett Theatre presents: Once On This Island, August 28th – 30th

Once On This Island is a captivating legend of romance between a peasant girl and a rich city boy whom she saves from death. This calypso-flavoured re-telling of The Little Mermaid opens on a Caribbean island where villagers comfort a little girl with the story of the orphan Ti Moune, destined to love too much for the human heart to bear. Once On This Island delivers melody, love and joy in tropical abundance. The Everett Theatre, Middletown.

  

082715starwarsOpen Studio: Star Wars Spaceships, September 4th & 5th

Get ready for the upcoming Star Wars invasion at the DCM, on Saturday, Sept. 5, by assembling your own spaceship (just like the ones your favorite characters have) using recycled materials! Afterwards, you can paint on the easels, explore the sensory bin, or tell an outer space story on the felt board. Delaware Children’s Museum, Wilmington.

 

 

Kent County

082715bronxThe Bronx Wanderers, September 3rd

The Bronx Wanderers deliver a show of infectious energy and dynamic enthusiasm surrounding nostaigic musical classics. This is a high octane 50’s, 60’s and 70’s ultimate Rock n’ Roll Experience. Schwartz Center for the Arts, Dover.

 

 

082715killensPondside Artisans: Happy 50th Anniversary, Killens Pond, September 3rd

Join us as we celebrate our 50th anniversary with artist Leah Kinder, her collection of marvelous works and a few surprises! Killens Pond State Park, Felton.

 

 

    

Sussex County

082715theatreThe Late-R Night Show, August 29th

Late-R Night is an irreverent improv comedy show based on audience suggestions in the style of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” It’s a completely unscripted comedic ADULT romp guaranteed to be different no matter how many times you see it. No two shows or casts are alike. Clear Space Theatre, Rehoboth Beach.

 

082715baysideFirst State Ballet Theatre, September 3rd

Classical and contemporary ballet highlights performed by First State Ballet Theatre, Delaware’s professional ballet company. Enjoy an enchanting performance by this professional company of bright young dancers performing under the artistic direction of Kirov-trained Pasha Kambalov. The Freeman Stage at Bayside, Selbyville.

 

 

 

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