Big stars, classic shows and several firsts populate Charlotte’s new performing arts seasonSep 7, 2023
Catherine Muccigrosso, The Charlotte Observer --
Charlotte's performing arts groups have lined up of a mix of beloved classic performances, along with a number of firsts and some surprises in the new season.
We asked leaders of the Charlotte Ballet, Charlotte Symphony and Opera Carolina what audiences can look forward to this fall. All three groups are pushing beyond typical presentations to reach more people and grow attendance.
Here's what they told us:
The Charlotte Symphony has a full concert season with special events, like Nashville TiKTok star and singer, songwriter Cody Fry in October, along with its Classical, Pops, Movie and Family series. Christopher Warren-Green is the conductor laureate and artistic adviser until a successor is named. Fisk said they are down to fewer than five candidates, and that the orchestra expects to make a decision about its next maestro in December.
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