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Ruby M. Stanley
November 12-13, 2021
Named for our wonderful long-time volunteer, Ruby Stanley.
The festival features both published plays and original works by local playwrights and culminates in two nights of performances.
Elf - The Musical
December 10-29, 2021
Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity.
The Color Purple
January 28 - February 6, 2022
From Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller and Steven Spielberg’s Oscar-nominated film comes a stage musical with a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues.
The Wilmington Drama League has become a beacon of the arts in greater
Wilmington, and through it all has never strayed from the goal of its founders over 85 years ago - we do what we love, and we work as a community to do it well.