About Us

The Cabarrus Arts Council is dedicated to providing a wide variety of cultural arts programs that celebrate the rich diversity of our county and our world. The arts council programs and operates the Davis Theatre and The Galleries, conducts one of North Carolina's largest art-in-education programs for both the Cabarrus County and Kannapolis City school systems, supports arts organizations and artists through grants and workshops, and serves as a catalyst and consultant for public and corporate art.


Latest News

2014-15 Davis Theatre Tickets on Sale July 1

The Davis Theatre’s 2014-15 music-filled season includes the Annie Moses Band, which has wowed audiences from Carnegie Hall to the Grand Ole Opry with its unique chamber pop, and Americana favorite The Steel Wheels. The flagship On Stage at the Davis series will open Oct. 3 with jazz by the John Brown Quintet, an all-star line-up of North Carolina musicians that sold out the Davis previously, followed by the Annie Moses Band’s Rhapsody in Bluegrass on Nov. 6, The Steel Wheels’ high-energy Americana on Jan. 24, the Jeff Little Trio’s Appalachian blues on March 20 and blues legend Mac Arnold and Plate Full O’ Blues on May 1. For the first time, the Davis will be offering a season ticket discount of 7% to people who purchase tickets for all five On Stage at the Davis shows.


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‘Comic Relief’ on Display at The Galleries June 9-July 31

Comic Relief, a group invitational exhibition of whimsical, fun and colorful artwork will be on display at The Galleries June 9-July 31. Included are paintings, clay, fiber and mixed media artworks by Southeastern artists: Ráed Al-Rawi, Cindy Biles, Tammy Leigh Brooks, John K. Crum, Justine Davis, Kathryn B. Phillips, Victoria Sexton, Walter Stanford and Izel Vargas.


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Upcoming Events

2014-15 Davis Theatre tickets are now on sale.

 

Movies in the Park: Big

Friday, July 25

8:45 pm

Village Park, Kannapolis

Free outdoor screening of comedy classic. Rated PG.

 

Kannapolis Concert Series: Ballet

Saturday, July 26

7 pm

Village Park, Kannapolis

Free outdoor performance of Cinderella by Piedmont Dance Theatre.

 

Cabarrus Arts Council Annual Meeting

Tuesday, Aug. 19

6 pm

The Galleries & Davis Theatre

Call 704-920-2787 by Aug. 15 to RSVP.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Want to volunteer for the arts council?

The arts council is looking for volunteer docents for The Galleries and ushers for Davis Theatre productions. More information...

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Virtual Tour of The Galleries & Davis Theatre