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Charlotte theater companies lack funding and space

It’s not feasible to make a living as a full-time artist in Charlotte. You have to have another job, like teaching, multiple theater artists tell Axios....

5 takeaways from the two Picasso exhibits on view in Charlotte

Charlotte was buzzing in 2021 as the Mint Museum sought public dollars to bring a Pablo Picasso exhibit here. Fast forward to 2023. What’s happening: Two...

Two Picasso exhibits head to Charlotte in February

An international spotlight will be on the arts and culture in Charlotte next month. What’s happening: Not only will “Picasso Landscapes: Out of...

Art show at Camp North End showcases bodies as canvas

Frankie Zombie is known for painting on unconventional surfaces. What’s happening: The Charlotte-based artist’s first solo show, “2’s...

First of its kind Picasso exhibit heads to Charlotte in February

“Picasso Landscapes: Out of Bounds” is heading to the Mint Museum Uptown next month. State of play: The Mint Museum is the first of two venues in...

Guide to 24 Beatties Ford Road corridor murals

Beatties Ford Road corridor murals tell stories. They aren’t just pretty public art. They’re pieces with purpose. Ask artists Marcus Kiser and...

Weekday Planner: 20 things to do in Charlotte this week

Monday, October 24 Bend and Buzz Yoga with Romona Bhramari Brewing Co. | 5:30pm | $8 in advance; $12 at door | Details  Why you should go: Beat the Monday...

Johnny Cash-inspired performance turns Charlotte Ballet into a rock concert

John Carter Cash had always been nervous about how people would tell the story of his parents, Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash. He was concerned it...

Charlotte museums collaborate on Smithsonian exhibit celebrating Black men

“Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth.” opens Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture and Levine Museum...

Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte will close in October

Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte will permanently close following their upcoming production of “Evil Dead the Musical.” What’s...

Levine Museum of the New South gets new home Uptown

The Levine Museum of the New South will open in a new location in Uptown on South Tryon Street this fall, the museum said in a press release Thursday. Driving...

Interactive Crayola exhibit opens at Camp North End in May

IDEAworks, an immersive exhibit by Crayola will soon transform Camp North End’s Ford Building into a color-filled creative scape. What’s...