Downtown Performing Arts Center http://wunc.org en How Lessons Learned From DPAC May Help Help The New Performing Arts Center In Greensboro http://wunc.org/post/how-lessons-learned-dpac-may-help-help-new-performing-arts-center-greensboro <p>Plans for a new downtown performing arts center in Greensboro are moving forward. City officials and fundraisers finalized an agreement this month about construction and operation details for "<a href="http://www.greensboro-nc.gov/index.aspx?page=4340">The Steven B. Tanger Center For The Performing Arts</a>". A ground-breaking could take place this fall. The building is expected to host Broadway shows and co-exist with a state-of-the-art venue just down the road, Durham's Performing Arts Center (DPAC.)</p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:14:23 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 32650 at http://wunc.org How Lessons Learned From DPAC May Help Help The New Performing Arts Center In Greensboro Greensboro Performing Arts Center On Schedule http://wunc.org/post/greensboro-performing-arts-center-schedule <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Organizers behind a downtown performing arts center in Greensboro announced this week that the project is on schedule to break ground next fall. &nbsp;The arts center will cost an estimated $65 million, with $30 million in funding from the city and $35 million in private donations from the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro (CFGG).</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 02:49:39 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 26093 at http://wunc.org Greensboro Performing Arts Center On Schedule GPAC Gets City Funding But Still Has $40 Million Left To Raise http://wunc.org/post/gpac-gets-city-funding-still-has-40-million-left-raise <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Greensboro City Council has allocated $20 million in funding for a proposed downtown performing arts center after months of wavering over what role to play in the venue.&nbsp; On Tuesday council members voted 6-to-3 supporting the money. If the performing arts center is built, all of that money will be paid back through the hotel/motel tax (pending approval from Guilford County Commissioners) and through ticket surcharges and parking fees.</span></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 21:20:37 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 10783 at http://wunc.org