ASC announces Cultural Project Grant recipients

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By Bernie Petit Communications Manager An overlooked community is ready to become more visible in Charlotte-Mecklenburg thanks to an Arts & Science Council (ASC) Cultural Project Grant. ASC recently awarded its second round of Cultural Project Grants to cultural organizations and community agencies. The grants provide support for projects that increase access to arts, science, …

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‘Least Likely Friends’ Finds a Friend in ASC

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By Donna Scott Executive Producer, Donna Scott Productions Donna Scott Productions and Civilized Films are thrilled to have the support of an Arts & Science Council Cultural Project Grant for the current theatre project, “Least Likely Friends,” a new play by Charlotte playwright Tonya Bludsworth. Non-musical theatre productions typically cost an average of $12,000-$15,000 and …

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Circle de Luz Radically Empowers with the Arts

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Radical empowerment, according to Rosie Molinary, is what drives the mission of the non-profit Circle de Luz, an organization she helped found five years ago. Circle de Luz works with young Latinas in Charlotte-Mecklenburg to transform their lives through mentoring, scholarships to further educational opportunities and holistic programming. “One of our guiding beliefs is that …

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