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Delaware Public Media's coverage of stories involving the arts in Delaware.

Delaware Public Media' s arts coverage is made possible, in part, by support 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.

The Grand

A Broadway show coming to Wilmington this month features a First State native.


Conor McGiffin returns home with the cast of the musical “Finding Neverland” playing at the Playhouse on Rodney Square February 7th through 10th.




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A new crime-thriller movie will start filming in Ocean City, Maryland this fall.

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Smyrna author, freelance editor and writer Cindy Cavett is enjoying an unexpected boost for one of her stories.

That story, Rehoboth Beach Break, was featured in gift bags given to 2019 Golden Globe nominees and presenters earlier this month.

The best known work from a Lewes sculptor has a new home at the New York Stock Exchange.

Delaware State University

Delaware State University adjunct professor Caroline Simpson has written a book of poetry relating the mating habits of exotic animals with those of humans.

Sophia Schmidt, Delaware Public Media

The Franciscan Center of Wilmington has donated seven bells to the Delaware Symphony Orchestra.


A film made in Delaware and featuring First State actors makes its New York premiere on Dec. 28th.

Photo from Lauren E. Peters (self-portrait (lemon), 2017, oil on panel, 24″ x 18″)

There’s a new exhibition on display at the Mezzanine Gallery in the Carvel State Office Building in Wilmington.


It’s by Wilmington resident and painter Lauren E. Peters and is called “Ship of Theseus.


New Castle County libraries are asking children to submit their own masterpiece for the 2019 children’s literary and art magazine PAGES.


The Delaware Contemporary

The Delaware Contemporary plans to launch its 40th Anniversary celebration in January with an exhibition featuring its founder Rick Rothrock and long-time supporter Stan Smokler.