The Halton Theater Prepares for the Arrival of "Phantom of the Opera" in November!

 CPCC Theatre, together with CPCC Opera Theatre and CPCC Dance Theatre, will join forces to present Andrew Lloyd Webber's "The Phantom of the Opera," a musical that has captivated audiences for more than 30 years, Nov. 13 22, on the Halton Theater stage.
This classic Broadway production tells the story of a masked figure who lurks beneath the catacombs of the Paris Opera House. Exercising a reign of terror, over all who inhabit it, the Phantom falls madly in love with an innocent soprano, Christine, and devotes himself to creating a new star by nurturing her extraordinary talents.
Don't miss this opportunity to support local theatre; reserve your seat today!
WHEN: November 13, 14 and November 20 and 21 at 8 p.m.
November 15 and 22 at 2:30 p.m.
November 19 at 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Halton Theater, Overcash Center, CPCC Central Campus, 1206 Elizabeth Ave., Charlotte, NC
Individual tickets are $20 and $18, and a $10 ticket is available for children under 15 with the purchase of an adult ticket. CPCC employees, as well as college and high school students who have a valid student I.D. can purchase a $5 ticket. Tickets may be purchased online at, at the CPCC Box Office from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday Friday or by calling 704.330.6534. 

Posted in Alumni, Announcements, Campus, Entertainment, Foundation News.

Charlotte Observer Op-Ed Article: Apprenticeship can be the ticket to a solid job

In an op-ed piece to the Charlotte Observer, Jill Lutz, executive director of the Skills Initiative at Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC), discusses the many benefits of apprenticeships.
CPCC is proud to be the educational partner for both Apprenticeship 2000 and Apprenticeship Charlotte companies. However the college needsmore companies to partner with it and offer unique training options.
Learn how apprenticeships can fill talent pipelines and benefit the community overall by reading the complete Charlotte Observer article

Posted in Alumni, Announcements, Foundation News.