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Givens Performing Arts Center

Upcoming Events

GPAC Events

Front Row Arts Series
We don't want you to miss the arts, so we are bringing them to you. Explore a diverse lineup of performances, many of them filmed on the GPAC stage.
Nathan Thomas

Join pianist Nathan Thomas as he performs a piano medley. 

Mark McKinney & Co.

Mark McKinney and guitarist Jonathan Locklear perform covers and original songs as the duo, Mark McKinney and Co. 

Joanna Hersey

Joanna Hersey performs an original piece, ElevenTwelve.

Mark Andersen

Dr. Andersen debuts three original piano pieces, composed during pandemic shutdown. 

Brittany D. Hunt

Brittany Hunt reads her new children's book, Whoz Ya People.


The UNCP Department of Theatre presents a unique and social distant production of William Shakespeare's Macbeth.

Joseph Van Hassel

Learn about the West African Xylophone and the Steelpan drum in this musical session with percussionist, Dr. Van Hassel.

LeJuane Bowens

Award-winning spoken word poet, LeJuane Bowens, performs some of his original compositions. 

Act 1 Diner's Club sample plate

Act 1 Diner's Club

Make your evening complete by joining us for an exquisite dinner prior to our performances!

Act 1 Diner
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