Category Archives: Showcase

A Fair Day for the Arts

What: Oak Island Art Guild Arts and Crafts Festival When: Saturday, August 31st 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Middleton Park Soccer Field SE 46th St. and Dolphin Dr., Oak Island Cost: Free Info: www.oakislandartguild.org The Oak Island Art Guild’s

Good Vibrations

The Beach Boys’ distinct voice is still alive in today's surf culture. Southport Magazine writer sits down with Mike Love, an original member of The Beach Boys who still performs with the band today.

‘Tale as Old as Time’

What: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ When: July 26-28, August 2-4 Fri.-Sat., 7:30 p.m. • Sun., 3 p.m. Where: Odell Williamson Auditorium 50 College Rd. NE, Bolivia Cost: $6-17 Info: (910) 755-7416 www.brunswicklittletheatre.com The musical “Beauty and the Beast” is based

Artful Alliance

The iconic gray and white building set on West Street in downtown Southport has a rich history as a community venue. For the past 30-plus years, Franklin Square Gallery has been under the command of the Associated Artists of Southport,

The British Are Coming!

What: ‘Talkin’ ‘Bout My Generation’ When: Fridays through Sundays at 8 p.m. May 17-19 and 24-26 Where: Franklin Square Park 105 E. Moore St., Southport Cost: Free! Info: (910) 278-6581 www.brunswicklittletheatre.com It’s the time of the season, as The Zombies wrote

Opening Reception for “Crosscurrent”

“Crosscurrent” Tuesday, April 23rd 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 8 Fine Art Gallery 4961 Long Beach Rd., Suite 8, Southport (910) 617-2808 www.pamtoll.com As part of the new alliance between Checker Cab Productions and 8 Fine Art Gallery, an opening

Call for Artists

Calling all artists: sculptors, soap and candle makers, wood workers, painters, quilters, photographers, and bakers. You are invited to showcase your work at Southport Christian School’s Annual Spring Fest on Saturday, May 11th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Franklin Square Park.

Rising Angel

Jeanne Jolly’s voice was raised by an array of challenges and influences. From singing along to Loretta Lynn records in her youth to earning her masters in vocal performance—opera, to be specific—from the New England Conservatory (NEC), Jolly can cite

An Audience’s Afflatus

What: Broadway’s Next Hit Musical When: Friday, April 19th Doors: 7 p.m. • Show: 7:30 p.m. Where: Odell Williamson Auditorium 50 College Rd., Bolivia Cost: $10-27 Info: (910) 755-7416 www.bccowa.com Some would say the creativity coming out of Hollywood has

Photographic Memory

What: Artist Reception: Karen Casciani Part of First Friday Gallery Walk When: Friday, April 5th 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Where: Howe Outrageous 307 N. Howe St., Southport Cost: Free! Info: (910) 363-4811 www.howeoutrageous.com Often times, creative spirits possess more

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