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Chef Robert Marilla, CEC, a culinary arts instructor at CPCC, earned one of only eight spots on the American Culinary Federation (ACF) Culinary Team USA, the official representative for the United States in major international culinary competitions. Fourteen chefs from across the country competed for a place on the eight-member team during a July 10-13 […]

CPCC Theatre is excited to bring Arthur Miller’s classic play “The Crucible” to the Pease Auditorium stage Oct. 27 – Nov. 5. When a group of young girls is found dancing in the woods, and immediately fall ill, no earthly cause can be determined. However, the citizens of Salem suspect that some more sinister force […]

On select Thursday evenings this fall, McColl Center artist-in-residence and baker Leah Rosenberg activates her first-floor project Color for the People by serving bites and a specialty cocktail inspired by the colors of Charlotte. Color Bar is made possible, in part, by the generous support of students in the Culinary Arts and Baking & Pastry Arts programs at Central Piedmont […]

CPCC creative writing and art appreciation students are working with the Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture and the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art in their forthcoming Inside|Out Charlotte installation of art throughout the city. Led by instructors Ashley Knight and Angelina Oberdan, students will collaborate to write descriptions of the masterworks to be […]

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Theatre announces individual tickets go on sale Sept. 1 for its upcoming season. This year, the troupe will bring an incredible lineup of quality shows, at prices the entire family can enjoy. In addition, parking is free for all productions. Join us during this extraordinary production season by attending one […]

To view this year’s 2017 Arts Guide, click here.

CPCC invites you to attend Sensoria, its annual 10-day celebration of literature and the arts, featuring visual art, dance, theatre, music, film, culture, history, and more. Join CPCC as it celebrates its 25th year of literary events and hosts nearly 90 events on multiple campuses, including the following events, as listed in the Charlotte Five. To […]

CPCC Theatre’s recent production of “Ragtime” has received a glowing review from BroadwayWorld.com. Tickets are still on sale for the production which runs through Feb. 19! Plus, student tickets are just $5! What are you waiting for? Reserve your seat today by visiting tix.cpcc.edu.

Please join us for this year’s Fall CPCC Dance Theatre production! The show will open with jazz and modern pieces choreographed by dance faculty member Megan Payne. Then the show will conclude with scenes from Katharyn Horne’s, “Intimate Nutcracker.”   Pease Auditorium December 9 & 10 at 7:30 p.m., December 11 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets […]

CPCC Opera Theatre and Dance Theatre present excerpts from “Christmas Oratorio,” with music by Johann Sebastian Bach and choreography by modern dance pioneer Charles Weidman. This production features a full orchestra, chorus and company of dancers depicting the Christmas story, conducted  by Alan Yamamoto, and co-directed by Rebecca Cook-Carter and Clay Daniel. Please join us […]

CPCC Theatre is pleased to announce individual tickets go on sale for its upcoming season on Sept. 1. This year, the troupe will bring an incredible lineup of quality shows, including the local premiere of “Pride and Prejudice,” at prices the entire family can enjoy. In addition, parking is free for all productions. Join us during […]

Cara Truitt: In Flight Pease Gallery: Now – August 31, 2016  Montega, 2016, Photographic print on Stryene, 50” x 35” Artist Lecture: Wednesday, August 24; 10:30 – 11:15 a.m., Tate Hall Opening Reception: Wednesday, August 24; 5 – 7p.m. Make-up artist Cara Truitt brings her illustrative vision to light in this inaugural collaborative exhibition with CPCC’s Cosmetology School, […]

Dances of India is on this Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 4 p.m. in the CPCC’s Halton Theater.  If you are planning on attending, you must purchase your tickets NOW as only few balcony seats are left.  Come and celebrate the rich culture of India and the show’s signature dance “Unity in Diversity” set to […]

Dances of India is only a week away on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at 4 p.m. in the CPCC’s Halton Theater. Dances of India has been sold out from its inception for the past 13 years.  We will showcase 3,000 year old classical dances, some with live Indian music for the first time. Come and […]

Dances of India is just two weeks away on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at 4 p.m. in CPCC’s Halton Theater. Come and celebrate the rich culture of India and the show’s signature dance “Unity in Diversity” set to live music, and seven international dance styles. We are featuring more than 60 dancers this year.  Bring your friends […]