Carolina Actor’s Studio Theatre Celebrates Its New Home

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By Tiffany Du, PR & Communications Intern Thanks to a Cultural Innovation grant from Knight Foundation and the Arts & Science Council, the Carolina Actor’s Studio Theatre (CAST) can now call a spacious facility equipped with efficient lighting, expanded seating and innovative tools its new home. From 2003 until recently, CAST’s home was a building …

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Showing The Impact of Arts & Culture In CharMeck

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Yesterday, ASC held its annual Impact & Investment event to announce initial investments being made to enhance the cultural life of Charlotte-Mecklenburg.  At this event, as in the work I do as Advocacy Coordinator, the struggle is how to convey the broad impact and importance of what the Arts & Science Council does.  How do …

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Charlotte Culture Guide Friday

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TGIF! Friday is finally here and that means there are two days to wonder, “what am I going to do this weekend?” Well wonder no more! Charlotte Culture Guide is your guide to fun. Below are just a few examples of the great events in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 2nd Saturdays: Music in the Mid-19th …

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Knight And NEA Challenge YOU To Innovate Arts Journalism

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[vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/25251362 w=400&h=225] Knight/NEA Community Arts Journalism Challenge from Knight Foundation on Vimeo. The ever changing and evolving media landscape in the United States and throughout the world has forced great changes to journalism. Fragmentation has led to downsizing and forced those within the industry to change priorities. Often a victim of those changing priorities …

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Guitar Workshops Helping Expand Student Opportunities

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By Shaina Spring, Public Relations & Communications Intern Last summer, Arts & Science Council (ASC) employees who manage education investments were introduced to the Teaching Guitar Workshops program. The workshops assist teachers in developing successful guitar programs in schools and allow students to get involved in music classes. In order to expand the program locally, …

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