Arts & Life

This program is made possible, in part, by a grant from the
Delaware Division of the Arts,
a state agency dedicated to nurturing and supporting the arts in Delaware, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.

Delaware Symphony taps new board chair

The top brass at the Delaware Symphony Orchestra is changing tune. DSO has named Bruce Kallos as its new Chair of the Board, following the resignation of longtime advocate, Tatiana Copeland. ...More

Great Delaware Kite Festival returns this week

If someone tells you to go fly a kite this week, there’s a good chance it’s not an insult. On Friday, Cape Henlopen State Park in Lewes will host the 46th annual Great Delaware Kite Festival. ...More

Keith Walker named DSU’s new men’s basketball coach

Delaware State University announced Tuesday afternoon that Keith Walker is its new men’s head basketball coach. Walker has been with team since 2000 as an assistant coach and served as interim head coach this past season after DSU let previous head coach Greg Jackson go in January. ...More

Tony award winning director brings Ain’t Misbehavin’ to First State

Delaware Public Media's Cathy Carter traveled to Wilmington to visit with Richard Maltby, the Tony award winning director of the musical Ain't Misbehavin', currently running at The Delaware Theatre Company. She also spoke with DTC's Executive Director Bud Martin about the show and the theater's upcoming new season. ...More

Blue Rocks fall in home opener

Wilmington lost to Myrtle Beach 5-3 at Frawley Stadium Tuesday night in front of 5,614 fans on opening night. ...More

Blue Rocks set to take field for home opener

They’re ready to “Play Ball” on the Wilmington Riverfront again. The Wilmington Blue Rocks’ home opener is Tuesday night against Myrtle Beach. ...More

Delaware Theatre Co. unveils 2014-2015 line-up

Holiday themed slapstick, the world premiere of a new comedy and a retelling of a theater classic are among the productions that will be staged in Wilmington later this year. The Delaware Theatre Company recently released it’s lineup for the 2014-2015 season and it will kick next fall with the help of a three-time Emmy Winner. ...More

Delaware kicks-off annual week-long focus on volunteerism

Road and river clean-up, a food drive and rehabilitating buildings are among the volunteer events scheduled for Delaware’s Fifth Annual Week of Service, which kicks off on Sunday. ...More

Blue Rocks work to keep fans flocking to Frawley Stadium

This is the Rocks’ 22nd season in Wilmington. During that over two decade run, the Rocks have averaged more than 4,000 fans per game every year, a consistency the team attributes to keeping the ballpark experience fresh. ...More

Blue Rocks win season opener

The Wilmington Blue Rocks opened their 2014 Carolina League season with a victory. Wilmington defeated Winston-Salem on the road 3-1 Thursday night. ...More