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The Institute for Arts and Humanities seeks faculty proposals

IAH/CPA Evaluation Innovation Grants
The Institute for Arts & Humanities seeks proposals for faculty projects that assess or evaluate the current Carolina Performing Arts project Sacred/Secular: A Sufi Journey. A year-long program of performances and engagement experiences, Sacred/Secular seeks… Read More >

Profile: Aisha Anwar

On February 10, 2015, Razan Abu-Salha, Yusor Abu-Salha and Deah Barakat lost their lives in a hate crime that shook the Chapel Hill community. The night of the vigil I watched, through my tears, the candles flickering and wondered, how long will the candle wax stain these bricks? My perceptions… Read More >

UNC-Chapel Hill receives $1M grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for innovative arts program

(Chapel Hill, N.C. – July 8, 2016) – The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been awarded a new four-year, $1 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for Carolina Performing Arts (CPA) to launch and develop the DisTIL (Discovery Through Iterative Learning)… Read More >

Student Ambassadors Program

We invite undergraduates from any major to participate in the newly-launched Carolina Performing Arts (CPA) Student Ambassadors program. The program aims to foster compassionate dialogue among students and peers via this season’s year-long exploration of Muslim cultures through music, dance… Read More >

Welcome to the 16/17 Season

Over the past 11 seasons, artists have consistently shared how welcome they feel when they come to Chapel Hill. The idyllic campus setting, southern hospitality and Carolina blue skies certainly make a difference. But the most important factor
in this special equation is you, our patrons.
In… Read More >