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Lees-McRae Summer Theatre presents a new musical, America's Artist: The Norman Rockwell Story, July 27 through August 1.

From Dr. Janet Speer and music and lyrics from Jt Oaks and Tommy Oaks, this musical presents a lush score and heart-warming book that explores the life and art of America’s artist, Norman Rockwell.

Rockwell created more than 4,000 pieces of art in his lifetime, capturing the essence of America.

You can learn more about the show and see the performance schedule and buy tickets online at, or call 828.898.8709.