McColl Award winner working to bring community together

Categories: ASC, ASC Awards, Blog

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager CarlosAlexis Cruz may be an assistant professor of voice and movement at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, but he really is a bridge builder. Instead of connecting paths across physical obstacles by way of concrete or wooden structures, however, Cruz is bridging unspoken divides between several Charlotte-Mecklenburg communities …

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A different Cultural Vision Plan for a different Charlotte-Mecklenburg

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By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Everything about the 2014 countywide Cultural Vision Plan screams that it’s different from past plans, from the imaginative artworks created by photographer Sean Busher that illustrate the vision to the vision statements at the heart of the new plan. Past plans “were very prescriptive in page after page after page …

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ASC asks Charlotte-Mecklenburg community to ‘Imagine 2025’

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners, Education, Studio 345

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager Just what is “Imagine 2025: Share the Vision,” the forward-thinking event taking place Sept. 23 at Booth Playhouse? It’s a creative and interactive conference to inspire members of the cultural sector. It’s a day of artistic performances to energize the community. It’s a forum for prominent national and local speakers …

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