Doggone Funny “Sylvia” on Stage Oct. 26 – Nov.4

“Sylvia,” a romantic comedy about a marriage and a dog comes to Pease Auditorium from October 26 – November 4.  Dog lovers will delight in this story about man’s best friend, and if you aren’t a dog lover, you will be by the time the Sylviacurtain falls!

CPCC is partnering with the Humane Society of Charlotte for this production of “Sylvia.”  Humane Society volunteers will be available before each show to talk about the Society and to introduce theatre patrons to one of their dogs!  The Humane Society will also participate in Talkback Thursday following the November 1 performance of “Sylvia.”

Stop by the Halton Box Office in Overcash or call 704.330.6534 to reserve your tickets today!  Student, faculty and staff tickets are just $5. Additional information about “Sylvia” and upcoming CPCC theatre, opera, music and dance performances is available at http://tix.cpcc.edu/  or by following CPCC Arts on Facebook.

CPCC Theatre Announces 2012-2013 Season

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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 as clowning, pantomime, charades, acrobatics and vaudeville, “Godspell” is a groundbreaking and unique reflection on the life of Jesus, with a message of kindness, tolerance and love.

Sylvia
Pease Auditorium
October 26 – November 4
Looking for a hilarious good time this fall? Then grab your tickets to “Sylvia,” a modern romantic comedy about a marriage and a dog. That’s right – a dog! Never has man and his best friend been presented in more touching way. CPCC Theatre brings the story of Greg and Kate and their foundling Sylvia to the Pease stage for the first time. If you’re a dog lover, you’ll love this show. If you’re not, you will be by the time it is over. Get your tickets now for a howling good time!

Big River

February 15 – 24, 2013
Halton Theater
Twain’s timeless classic sweeps us down the mighty Mississippi as the irrepressible Huck Finn helps his friend Jim, a slave, escape to freedom at the mouth of the Ohio River. Propelled by an award winning score from Roger Miller, the king of country music, this jaunty journey provides a brilliantly theatrical celebration of pure Americana.

August Wilson’s Fences
April 12 – 21, 2013

Winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, August Wilson’s “Fences” is a sensational drama focusing on Troy Maxson, a former star of the Negro baseball leagues who now works as a garbage man in 1957 Pittsburgh. Excluded as a black man from the major leagues during his prime, Troy’s bitterness takes its toll on his relationships with his wife and his son, who now wants his own chance to play ball. Written by the author of “The Piano Lesson,” “Fences” will be part of the Sensoria Festival.