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Carolina Performing Arts Announces 2013-14 Season

Date: May 29, 2013 Chapel Hill, N.C. (May 29, 2013) ? Carolina Performing Arts (CPA) at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-Chapel Hill) today announced its 2013-14 season featuring internationally renowned performers, emerging artists and returning favorites. The season includes 26 total programs showcasing the best in modern dance, classical concerts, world music, American roots and jazz. ?Carolina Performing Arts? mission is to change lives by creating and presenting... More >

Carolina Performing Arts Announces the 12/13 Performance Season

Featuring Commemoration of 100th Anniversary of The Rite of Spring Premiere Chapel Hill, NC?Carolina Performing Arts announces its eighth season featuring 46 performances and a very special centennial celebration of the premiere of The Rite of Spring. The 12/13 Season presents several highly anticipated performances by renowned artists such as indie-bluegrass band the Punch Brothers (Oct. 16), acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell (Nov. 2), the celebrated authentic performance... More >

Carolina Performing Arts Unveils New Website

Carolina Performing Arts Unveils New Website www.theriteofspringat100.org Chapel Hill, NC…Carolina Performing Arts announces a new website created for the 100th anniversary celebration The Rite of Spring’s premiere. The new website was designed and built by Chapel Hill-based Rivers Agency and features a rich design that highlights the performances, new commissions and world premieres that are part of The Rite of Spring at 100 celebration. Other features include mobile-friendly... More >

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company & SITI Company Work In Progress Showing

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company & SITI Company Work-in-Progress Showing Thursday, May 3 7 PM Gerrard Hall Join us for an exclusive opportunity to witness the creation of a major new work by Anne Bogart and Bill T. Jones before its world premiere as part of the Carolina Performing Arts 12/13 season. In April 2011, Anne Bogart and Bill T. Jones met together with their creative teams for three days here at UNC-Chapel Hill to begin discussions about their new collaborative... More >

Mellon Foundation grant to fund yearlong celebration of landmark ballet score

Mellon Foundation grant to fund yearlong celebration of landmark ballet score Wednesday, July 20, 2011 Creating and presenting new works by and for internationally renowned artists – including Bill T. Jones, Anne Bogart, Magdalena Kožená, Yefim Bronfman and Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble – will be part of Carolina Performing Arts’ (CPA) 2012-13 celebration of a landmark ballet. The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in New York has awarded CPA, the performing arts presenter at the... More >