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COA’s Production of “Once on this Island” Opens Sep. 30 in Elizabeth City

Performing Arts Center

Don’t miss COA’s production of “Once on this Island,” opening Thursday, Sep. 30 in the COA – Elizabeth City Performing Arts Center (PAC). Buy advance tickets online or call 252-335-9050.

COA Cast Video Series: “Why We Tell the Story”

“A celebration of community and culture, ‘Once on this Island’ brings to life the importance of passing on history through story telling. ‘Once on this Island’ is the story of how one small girl is saved by the powerful and temperamental island gods to settle a bet over which is more powerful, love or death. Follow Ti Moune, a fearless peasant girl who falls in love with a wealthy boy from the other side of the island. When their divided cultures keep them apart, Ti Moune embarks on a remarkable quest to reunite with the man who has captured her heart, but what will happen when two cultures collide? Will love truly be strong enough to conquer death?”

Upcoming PAC Performances:

Thu 30

“Once on this Island” Opens

Sep 30 at 10:00 am
Oct 29

“Harvey” Opens

Oct 29 at 7:00 pm
Mar 03

“Sing Down the Moon” Opens

Mar 3, 2022 at 10:00 am
Apr 21

“Matilda” Opens

Apr 21, 2022 at 10:00 am