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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 […]

Thursday, March 3 at 12:30 p.m. Tate Hall A consort of viol da gambas, featuring CPCC faculty, Holly Maurer and other guest artists. Admission is free! We hope to see you there!  

CPCC Theatre is excited to present “I Love a Piano,” Feb. 12 – 21 in its Dale F. Halton Theater. The production celebrates the music and lyrics of one of America’s most prolific songwriters – Irving Berlin.  During the production, audiences will delight in following the journey of a piano as it moves in and […]

Learn how Amy Bagwell, an English instructor at CPCC; and Amy Herman, a photography and art appreciation instructor at CPCC, are changing Charlotte’s landscape into a more artistic one in this Charlotte Magazine article.

The Trip to Bountiful by Horton Foote September 25 – October 4 Pease Auditorium, Central Campus Ticket prices: Adult ticket: $18 Child ticket: $10 College or high school student (with valid ID): $5 Faculty and staff ticket: $5 (one per CPCC ID) (Tickets subject to NC entertainment tax.) Free parking available in theater parking deck […]

The CPCC Music Department announces two early music recitals to be held in Tate Hall in the Overcash Building on Central Campus this fall. On August 27, the college welcomes back former faculty member Webb Wiggins in a harpsichord recital during which he will play on both of the college’s Kingston harpsichords. Then on September 10, […]

Please plan to attend the opening of the Balance Art Gallery, Learning Resource Center, 4th floor.  Reception and Artist Talk will be on Thursday, April 16 beginning at 4 p.m. The exhibition is available for viewing from April 23, 2015, through August 14, 2015. The  exhibition “How to Get A Degree In Fine Arts,”  is a student […]