Charlotte Gets A Visit From the NEA

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In the last year Charlotte has opened up three extraordinary museums, one performing arts facility, a home for our dance theatre and seen renovations to one of city’s most beloved attractions, Discovery Place. Those openings, though, were just the icing on the cake for a city already filled with wonderful cultural institutions and organizations. So …

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Art With A Little Southern Hospitality

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Development Wednesday By Julie Conigliaro, Development Officer When I moved to Charlotte in 2007 from Washington, DC, people often asked why I left a development job in our nation’s capital with such a great arts scene in order to raise money for arts and culture on a much smaller scale in tiny little Charlotte. I …

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Creativity, Imagination and Innovation

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CCI Tuesday By Christie Kahil, Program Director, Education The daffodils are up, the forsythia bushes have exploded, and it’s time for me to head to the annual National Art Educators Association Conference where teachers, museum educators, researchers and artists congregate to share our best ideas about the arts and education. This year’s theme is “Creativity, …

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Charlotte Culture Guide Friday

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Happy Friday everyone! The weekend is upon us and there is a world of things for you to do in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Here are a few options: Director’s Choice: 40th Anniversary Celebrate Dance Theatre’s 40th Anniversary with Director’s Choice! Featuring selections from Artistic Director Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux and Resident Choreographer Dwight Rhoden. Don’t miss …

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We showed you ours! What Does Your Top 10 List Look Like?

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog

Development Wednesday By Chavon Carroll, Donor Marketing Manager As we enter the final 22 days of our Annual Fund Drive, I can’t help but thank all of our amazing donors who support arts and culture in this community through their generosity. Our lifeblood. Our champions. Our donors. There must be a ton of reasons they …

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