Performance Series

The Delaware Art Museum’s performance series features bold, adventurous works from a variety of art forms. With a focus on social justice and cutting edge performance, this series brings artists to Delaware who push creative boundaries and respond to present day events in innovative ways. Performances will take place on the Museum’s campus and out in the community. Click here to read the 2018 Performance Series press release.

Los Pleneros de la 21

Thursday, July 11, 2019
8:00 p.m.

Get out your dancing shoes for the infectious sounds of Puerto Rican bomba, salsa, jazz and hip-hop! After the performance, enjoy a DJ’d dance after party.

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Fanm d’Ayiti by Nathalie Joachim with the Spektral Quartet

Thursday, July 25, 2019
8:00 p.m.

A celebration of the women of Haitian song

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The Light Fantastical by Makeda Thomas

Friday, August 16, 2019
8:00 p.m.

Exhilarating modern dance performance that explores culture and identity through the lens of the fantastical

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Wilmington Classical Guitar Society Member Showcase

Sunday, September 15, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Experience the beauty of classical guitar at a showcase featuring the Guitar Society’s professional and amateur members. Free.

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Pyxis Piano Quartet: Present from the Past

Thursday, October 10, 2019
7:30 p.m. Curator talk
8:00 p.m. Performance

Pyxis plays piano quartets old and new—Thousandth Orange by American Pulitzer winner Caroline Shaw and the magnificent Piano Quartet No. 3 of Johannes Brahms

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Raye Jones Avery

Thursday, October 24, 2019
8:00 p.m.

Join us for a night with Raye Jones Avery, one of Wilmington’s true talents, as she performs her original songs as well as R&B, Blues, Jazz, and Broadway standards.

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Kevin Cope

Sunday, November 10, 2019
1:00 p.m.

Solo classical guitarist Kevin Cope, recipient of the Division of the Arts 2019 Emerging Professional Award, performs his original works.

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