Connecting with culture

Categories: Annual Fund Drive, ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager The Arts & Science Council’s Annual Fund Drive, currently underway, is about sustaining Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s vibrant cultural sector. It’s one reason ASC kicked off its fund drive with Connect with Culture Day, which saw thousands participate in cultural experiences around the county. The day started ASC towards its goal of raising …

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Charlotte Scene acts on behalf of our fair lady

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

By Amy Bareham Cultural & Community Investment Intern Something about Charlotte is bewitching – just ask the myriad of people who serve her tirelessly. The theatre community has fallen for her especially hard, seeking to deliver performances that entice her community and foster a deeper appreciation for the stage. What’s a production company supposed to …

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ArtPop sparks imagination

Categories: ArtPop, ASC, Blog

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Creativity in its purest form. That’s what Jason Woodberry’s digital illustration of a young child blowing sci-fi-inspired bubbles signifies. “The overall idea is the birth of imagination,” he said. “It’s that imaginative free spirit aspect that allows us to create the craziest things.” The piece, titled “Dark Matter,” is one …

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Blumenthal announces newest Center Stage honorees

Categories: Blog, Uncategorized

By Elise Esasky Public Relations Manager, Blumenthal Performing Arts  Blumenthal Performing Arts awarded three Center Stage Awards to community leaders during its annual meeting on Jan. 14 in Booth Playhouse at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. Center Stage awards are presented to individuals or organizations whose service or partnership with Blumenthal Performing Arts has furthered the mission, …

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