The Courthouse Sessions
Dare County Arts Council presents The Courthouse Sessions, a compilation of virtual performances featuring Outer Banks musicians. The performances will be broadcast on Dare County Arts Council’s Facebook page as a series of Facebook Live events, with one concert every Tuesday and Thursday at 8pm.
Below is a list of the scheduled performances:
Tuesday, June 2: Jeremy Russell
Thursday, June 4: Brown Mountain Lightning Bugs
Tuesday, June 9: Eric Williams
Thursday, June 11: The Ramble
Tuesday, June 16: Cole and MaryAnn, Delta Blues
Thursday, June 18: Just Playing Dixieland
Tuesday, June 23: Sandbar Blues
Thursday, June 25: Jonny Waters & Company
While sharing their talents, most of the musicians will include virtual ways you can tip them during their performance.
A special thank you to TowneBank, The Outer Banks Community Foundation, Don and Catharine Bryan Cultural Series, JAM Media Solutions, East Carolina Radio, Bearded Face Productions and Graham Outten Music for partnering with us to promote these virtual performances.
Courthouse Sessions: Literary Arts
Literary artists will go live on Dare County Arts Council’s Facebook page at 7pm on Wednesdays in June to share excerpts from their work, discuss the craft of writing and their current projects, and answer questions from viewers.
Below is a list of the scheduled readings:
Wednesday, June 3: Former NC Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti
Wednesday, June 17: Author Kristy Woodson Harvey
While sharing their stories and talents, the literary artists will include information about where you can purchase and/or read their published work as well as virtual ways you can tip them.
Dare Digital Arts- Kids Events
New for June, Dare County Arts Council is partnering with Paul Mazzei to launch “Nature Out Loud: Boogie in the Backyard,” which is a virtual music series for children that will take place on DCAC’s Facebook page on Wednesdays at 10am.
Below is a list of the scheduled June performances:
Wednesday, June 10: Rockin’ Reptiles: Turtles, Dinosaurs, and More!
Wednesday, June 17: Wild in the Wetlands: Frogs and Friends
Wednesday, June 24: Living in the Ocean: Sea Stars to Sharks
Mari LaRose will be teaching another kids art class on Dare County Arts Council’s Facebook page on Thursday, June 18 at 10am.
The Dare Digital Arts Program's presenting sponsor is TowneBank, who is committed to celebrating the arts while supporting new initiatives that are safe, meaningful and innovative.