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Carolina Performing Arts Announces 2016-2017 Season Line-Up

Carolina Performing Arts (CPA) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will present 46 performances by internationally renowned artists for its twelfth season. Highlights for the 2016-2017 season include two festivals: “Sacred/Secular: A Sufi Journey” and “Glass at 80,” along with CPA’s most extensive visiting orchestras series to date, featuring the Chapel Hill… Read more »

PlayMakers Kicks Off PRC2 Season with ‘Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam’

August 15, 2015

PlayMakers Repertory Company will present the regional premieres of three thought-provoking productions in its 2015-2016 PRC2 second-stage series. The series kicks off August 26 with Trieu Tran’s powerful one-person show “Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam,” running through August 30. Based in the College of Arts and Sciences, PlayMakers is the professional theater company in residence… Read more »

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Carolina Performing Arts Announces 2013-14 Season

Wynton Marsalis, András Schiff, Chris Thile and Alvin Ailey are among the internationally renowned performers, emerging artists and returning favorites who highlight Carolina Performing Arts’ 2013-14 season. Twenty-seven programs showcasing the best in modern dance, classical concerts, world music, American roots and jazz will be featured Sept. 27 through April 23 at the University of… Read more »

Carolina Performing Arts, 2011/2012 Season

Carolina Performing Arts Announces 2011-12 Season

April 13, 2011

Carolina Performing Arts launches its seventh season with a panoply of artists in 49 performances from next September through April 2012. Continuing to deliver the world to Chapel Hill, Carolina Performing Arts will present artists representing 17 countries. Represented countries including Australia, India, Norway, Sweden, Poland, the Netherlands, France, Germany, Belgium, Great Britain, Ireland, Taiwan, Benin, South… Read more »

Carolina Performing Arts Announces International Theater Festival

January 29, 2011

The festival in Memorial Hall will include: The National Theatre of Scotland’s “Black Watch,” Feb. 9-13; Canadian circus-theater company Cirque Éloize in “iD,” March 1-2; French-Canadian company Ex Machina in Robert Lepage’s “The Andersen Project,” March 17-18; and South Africa’s Cape Town-based Handspring Puppet Company in “Woyzeck on the Highveld,” April 1-2. Besides purchasing tickets to individual performances, attendees… Read more »

“Sutra” Dances into Chapel Hill Nov. 10 & 11

October 25, 2010

Carolina Performing Arts is honored to present Sutra, the critically-acclaimed dance-theater work from celebrated Flemish/Moroccan choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, in collaboration with the monks of the Shaolin monastery. In a cultural coup for the Triangle, Sutra comes to Chapel Hill as the final stop on its 2010 worldwide tour. Memorial Hall is in exclusive company — New York City’s… Read more »