The Wilson Center and The Arts Council of Wilmington & NHC are pleased to announce the creation of a new series to support our local area artists impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Arts Council will be accepting donations which will support the artists featured in the Wilson Center Ghostlight Series. Links will be provided during each performance, and all donations are tax deductible.
This new series of nightly performances will feature local and regional artists, and will be available at the link below, on our social media, and re-broadcast by WHQR.
Tonight’s Ghostlight Series Peformance
For the most theatrical premiere experience, join us on our Facebook page.
If you prefer to watch here, simply click the play button on the bottom left below to start the concert. Note: Please be sure you refresh your browser page. There may be a slight delay
To Support the Ghostlight Series Artists
To support the artists of The Ghostlight Series, click the button below. You will be re-directed to The Arts Council of Wilmington & New Hanover County to complete your tax-deductible donation.
PLEASE NOTE: Your donation will be processed via PayPal, which deducts a 2.9% fee from each transaction.
The Arts Council is accepting applications from local artists who have been economically impacted by the pandemic, and a committee will select the artists for each week’s performances. Please fill out the following application to be considered. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ghostlight: A ghostlight is a light which is left lit on the stage of a theatre when the theatre is unoccupied and would otherwise be completely dark. Some superstitions say that the ghostlight allow each theatre’s ghost(s) to perform on stage, while others say it is to frighten away the ghosts.