RAPG Grantee Finds Movie Success

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

By Donna Scott, Executive Producer, Aphasia I was thrilled to receive a Regional Artist Project Grant to provide marketing and networking aid to my first film effort as an Executive Producer. Aphasia is a 40 minute narrative short film about the true story of actor Carl McIntyre, a well known Charlotte actor, who, after suffering a stroke at age …

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ASC Education: CMS Field Trip at the Mint Museum

Categories: Blog, Education, Uncategorized

For the 2011 Annual Fund Drive, the Arts & Science Council raised an additional $1 million to support arts, science and history programs in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Part of the investments ASC made in education this year included bringing 5th graders to the Mint Museum Uptown so they can experience Romare Bearden: Southern Recollections. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WcRVZjPVe1o]

Ensemble Aims to Preserve Choral Music

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

In the fall of 1978, Frank Williams, former choral director at West Charlotte High School, met with two other Charlotte-Mecklenburg music instructors to discuss the music they were using in their school programs. The three friends sang their favorite choral music together and enjoyed the experience so much that they decided to take it a …

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