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 [...]
Thanks to Power2Give, supporting CPCC Arts programs just got easier. Throughout the year, special CPCC arts programs in need of additional funding will be featured on Power2Give.org. You can see where the funding is needed, what the goal is, and watch as your donation helps achieve that goal. Check it out by clicking on the [...]
Season tickets go on sale August 15. Single tickets go on sale Sept. 1. Godspell Pease Auditorium September 28 – October 7 Featuring a sparkling score by Stephen Schwartz, composer of “Wicked,” “Pippen” and “Children of Eden,” ”Godspell” boasts a string of well-loved songs, led by the international hit, “Day By Day.” Drawing from various theatrical traditions, such [...]
The CPCC Opera Theatre will perform Verdi’s “La Traviata” (in Italian) in November 2012, and Poulenc’s “Dialogues of the Carmelites” (in English) in April 2013. Auditions will be held on the stage of the Halton Theater on August 14, 2012, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. There is no advanced registration. If needed, an accompanist will be provided. For more information, [...]
CPCC Summer Theatre’s season of hot shows at cool prices comes to a close in July with the Charlotte region’s premiere of “Legally Blonde – The Musical.” When star sorority girl Elle Woods gets dumped by a boyfriend who is looking for a more serious girl, the UCLA Fashion Merchandising major puts down her credit [...]
Do you plan on attending any of this year’s Sensoria events? If so, snap a few photos while you’re there and participate in the “Sensoria in a Snap” photo contest. We want to see all angles of this unique celebration of the arts, so feel free to take pictures at any event that you’re interested [...]
You have three opportunities this week to sample the Jazz Department’s spring concerts: Tuesday, April 10: Jazz Vocal Wednesday, April 11: Jazz Improv Thursday, April 12: Big Band concert All concerts are in the Bryant Recital Hall, Rm. 101 Sloan, at 12:30 p.m.
CPCC’s annual celebration of the arts is a week of speakers, exhibits, events and performances that will awaken your senses. Over sixty events in areas as diverse as culinary arts, history and culture, immersive arts, literature, music, visual arts and film will engage, entertain and enlighten Sensoria participants. The majority of the events are free [...]
CPCC’s very own Dr. Maha Gingrich will present the 11th annual “Dances of India” this spring. More than 30 dancers will perform a series of 3,000 year old traditional Indian temple dances that tell the story of ancient India through movement and music. Performers will showcase the dances in colorful silk costumes with materials and [...]
You are invited to come and meet the artists from the Salzburg Chamber Soloists on Friday, Jan. 27, at 12:30 p.m. in Tate Recital Hall (Overcash). The ensemble will perform several selections and will be available to answer questions. This event is free and and open to the public.