Outer Banks Pirates Invade ‘The Lost Colony’ This Summer

Posted By on March 25, 2014

Pirate ships take sail and parrots become pets, as children pretend to be swash-bucklers of long ago. Well, hoist the flag mateys and raise the anchor!

How I Became a Pirate

Thanks to the support of Outer Banks Ace, on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from June 17th-August 13th, those young minds will the have opportunity to experience the professional theatrics of The Lost Colony’s Children’s Theatre production of “How I Became a Pirate”.

Whether you’re a local or a visitor, young or young at heart, if you love a good pirate’s tale, this play is for you!

Based upon the book “How I Became a Pirate” Written by Melinda Long and Illustrations by David Shannon, imagination & fantasy run wild in this hour of family fun!

For over 40 years the cast of The Lost Colony has produced a show just for kids, and this summer they’ll be flying the Jolly Roger!

 Terrific songs like “A Good One To Boot,” “Green Teeth,” “I’m Really Just a Sensitive Guy,” “You’ve Got to Talk Like a Pirate,”  “Pirates Dot Aaargh!,” and many others will have you rolling in the aisles and leaving the theatre secretly wishing for Braid Beard and the gang to one day pay you a visit.

You can purchase tickets in advance online here.


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Posted by Matt Artz

Matt Artz was a lead reporter and photographer for 'The Coastland Times' newspaper from 2000 to 2009, and has been published in the Outer Banks Sentinel, North Beach Sun, Outer Banks Milepost, among others, before launching OBX Entertainment, NC Film News, and Halloween Daily News in 2012. Matt and Sue Artz are also the founders of the annual Outer Banks Halloween Parade and the Halloween International Film Festival.

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