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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 […]

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’s annual student/faculty pottery and jewelry sale will be held on December 3 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Center for Arts Technology Building on Central Campus. The event will feature an assortment of one-of-a-kind pottery and jewelry at competitive prices. Proceeds from the event will help support CPCC student art clubs. Join us […]

      Sensoria starts this Friday with a great line-up that features more than 80 events. For details about each event feel free to check out our website, visit http://sensoria.cpcc.edu// Also, if you haven’t gotten a copy of the 2015 Sensoria program, check it out here. Ticket Specials Battle of the Composers: Verdi vs. Wagner presented by […]

Project Art Aid is excited to announce another “Queen City Soup,” its micro-grant program to promote the arts in Charlotte. This year’s event is being held in CPCC’s Pease Auditorium on Sept. 28 at 4 p.m. The organization hopes you decide to attend its 8th micro-grant event and help it create the largest grant yet! The […]

Next week is a full week of concert offerings here at CPCC Central:  Apr 28, 29, and 30, 12:30 p.m. Bryant Hall, SL 101 3 Days of Jazz Thursday, May 1, 2014, 2 p.m. Bryant Hall, SL 101 Early Music Recital Friday, May 2, 12:30 p.m. Tate Hall – Overcash Student Composer’s Concert

CPCC Dance Theatre will present “Seeds of Change” on April 25, 26 and 27 in Pease Auditorium on the CPCC Central Campus. Celebrate the coming of spring with this concert series featuring choreography by CPCC dance faculty members Katharyn Horne, Melissa Pihos and Clay Daniel. Featured performances include Pantheon, The Wives, Bohemian Suite, Slick and […]

CPCC’s annual celebration of the arts brings exhibits, performances and events, including author series, art exhibits, history programs, film screenings, theatre, opera, music performances and more, to CPCC’s campuses each spring. Sensoria is a week of cultural enrichment, community engagement and pure entertainment. Best of all, many Sensoria events are free and all are open to […]

  Sensoria – April 12-20, 2013 Sensoria, CPCC’s annual celebration of the arts, brings the best in literature, music, visual arts, theatre, opera, history, culture and culinary experiences together for more than a week of cultural enrichment, community engagement and pure entertainment. Sensoria Nights New this year is a Sensoria Nights, a special highlighted event […]

CPCC will host a solo exhibition of work by Charlotte artist Kit Kube titled, “Turbulent Trajectories.”  Through his kinetic sculpture, Kube explores spheres of movement, visual feedback and interaction with found artifacts, forging symbiotic affinities with elemental forces such as gravity and angular momentum. In “Turbulent Trajectories,” remnants from our mechanistic past are reinvented, incorporating movement, […]

British early music duo, Alison Crum and Roy Marks, will be giving a concert featuring dance music of the 16th century on Thursday, Feb. 28 at 12:30 p.m. in Tate Hall, OC.  This is a rare opportunity to hear beautiful music performed by masters of this style.  It is free and all are invited.  

CPCC Film Club Screening & Discussion “Clandestine Childhood” By Benjamín Ávila. Thursday, February 28, 6 p.m. Tate Hall, CPCC Central Campus FREE ADMISSION Set in 1979, a young Argentine boy is thrust into the middle of his family’s involvement with a clandestine organization that is fighting a repressive military dictatorship. This powerful movie depicts the struggles […]

All CPCC Arts tickets (theatre, opera and dance) are just $5 for students.  Stop by the box office in the Overcash Building on Central Campus and use your CPCC ID to purchase a $5 ticket today.  One ticket per ID, please.  Tickets are now on sale for 2012-13 CPCC Theatre performances, including “Godspell,” September 28 […]