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Event Cancellations Through August 5

In response to COVID-19, UNCW has extended the suspension of all summer programming through August 5. This suspension includes any UNCW Office of the Arts hosted events scheduled to occur in UNCW Kenan Auditorium and the Cultural Arts Building at UNCW. (more)

Behind the Curtain Podcast: Stray Local

Hannah and Jamie Rowen of the Wilmington based band Stray Local join us to share the evolution of their relationship within the context of their music, and give insight into life as professional musicians (and running enthusiasts) both before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Behind the Curtain Podcast: Venita Jenkins

UNCW's Venita Jenkins (Office of University Relations) joins us for a reading of her collaborative writing piece, Tales From a Small Southern Town. After the reading, Jenkins explains how this story came to fruition and how it serves as a means of cultivating community while social distancing.

Behind the Curtain Podcast: Stacey Kirby

In our second episode, we are joined by UNCW resident artist, Stacey Kirby. Kirby creates performative interactions in which she aims to cultivate conversations that range from gender identity, validity, to the importance of civil presence.

Best Seat in the House

Allow Us to Offer You The Best Seat in the House

The Office of the Arts is excited to share our Best Seat in the House program as we commit to lifting spirits during this difficult time. This webpage will serve as a hub for the sharing live and prerecorded performances of local, regional, and national artists – all available for streaming to the comfort of your home. (more)