The Hottest Ticket in Town

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Cultural Partners
By David Currence, Marketing Manager In a one-block radius of Uptown Charlotte, you can be immersed in modern art, feel the passion of inspiring global artwork, and explore the many facets of the African-American experience.  That one-block destination is the Levine Center for the Arts (LCA), and thanks to the new Levine Center for the …

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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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Bill Strickland Honored in Washington, D.C.

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog

Last Monday, ASC Vice President of Education Barbara Ann Temple, Ph.D., joined leaders from across the country in Washington D.C. to celebrate and honor Bill Strickland. Strickland, who was recognized by U.S. Sen. Robert Casey, Jr. (D-Penn.), is the visionary founder of the non-profit Manchester Bidwell Corporation (MBC) and National Center for Arts and Technology …

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