Arts of the Albemarle
Educate | Inspire | Excite | Unite!
We are open Tuesdays through Fridays, from 10am to 4pm
Late on Thursdays until 6pm
Saturdays 10am to 3pm
AoA is a regional, non-profit arts organization located in downtown Elizabeth City, NC.
Our world-class facility houses the Jaquelin Jenkins Gallery, home to more than 250 artists, craftsman, and photographers; the Center Players and School of the Arts, a performing arts program for children and young adults; and the Maguire Theatre, a state-of-the-art 230-seat performance space.
More than 300 individuals compose our Membership and provide donations in order for us to ensure that all children who want to participate in the arts have a chance.
Arts of the Albemarle invites our community and visitors to experience the arts, music, and culture of the region through diverse performances, exhibitions and educational programs.