A High Flying Vanguard Event

Categories: ASC, Blog

High flying fun brought the Arts & Science Council’s Vanguard Society to the Booth Playhouse in March. The quarterly event for Vanguard members featured a special performance from dance group Caroline Calouche & Co. Calouche and her dancers, in their first year as an in-house company at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, perform aerial dance …

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CMS Fifth Graders Find Endless Possibilities

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Education

“Endless Possibilities” is more than the title of the performance more than 11,000 fifth graders in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools experienced two weeks ago – it is a mantra for the arts opportunities available to students in and out of school. Collaborating on the experience that sought to open the eyes of the CMS students were the …

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It’s Spring Festival Time in Charlotte

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

Spring is upon us in Charlotte and that means that festivals are right around the corner. From Festival in the Park’s annual Kings Drive Art Walk to the Charlotte Asian Festival and Dragon Boat Festival, there is something for everyone in the coming months. Here is a look at a few of the upcoming festivals …

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Wells Fargo’s Giving Challenge

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

Twenty-four arts, science, history and heritage organizations are working to earn their piece of a $200,000 matching gift from Wells Fargo for their projects on power2give.org. The $200,000 grant will match donations dollar-for-dollar made to projects on power2give from the organizations that receive unrestricted operating support from the Arts & Science Council (ASC).  The organizations …

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