RLT will be closed on Memorial Day (May 28th). Normal Box Office operations will continue at 12 PM on Tuesday (May 29th). Rose Garden Rental Hours will resume on Tuesday (May 29th) from 11AM-12PM.

Shelley Crisp

Board Past President


Shelley Crisp is a native North Carolinian who grew up and later retired in Raleigh.She converted a passion for literature into several university degrees and many years of classroom teaching. She sustained a commitment to education and the humanities through faculty appointments and administrative positions, finally retiring as Executive Director of the North Carolina Humanities Council. Crisp has served as a docent at the North Carolina Art Museum since 2010. In addition to her love for the arts and humanities, she enjoys gardening, tennis, and hiking.