For NC State Faculty and Staff

At the Arts at NC State, we encourage faculty and staff to take advantage of experiencing the arts on campus. Did you know that you receive a substantial discount on arts shows, concerts, and workshops? YOU DO!

NC State LIVE presented award winning violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain for discounted faculty/staff tickets spring 2023. Photo Credit: Julieta Cervantes

At NC State, the arts are for everyone.

The arts are a vital part of education, and NC State University recognizes the importance of fostering arts programs—both for our students and for the larger community. Arts NC State invites all students (regardless of their major), faculty, staff and the community to participate in arts programs and productions.

How you can take advantage

**For Faculty: visit the Curricular Connections Guide to engage your course with our programming

The Crafts Center

  • Receive a discount on studio memberships including the clay studio, wood shop, dark room, mixed media, fibers, lapidary, and jewelry making studios.
  • Organize a team-building workshop for your department
  • Visit the Crafts Center Page for more info

The Department of Performing Arts & Tech: Dance Program

Panoramic Dance Project at NC State University
  • See a State Dance Company or Panoramic Dance Project concert for a discount, or try something new and take a master class for free!
  • Visit the Dance Program Website for more info.

Gregg Museum of Art & Design

  • Visit (in-person or virtually) NC State’s FREE art & design museum, which boasts one of the largest art & textile collections in the state
  • Offer extra credit to your class for attending a Gregg exhibition
  • Visit the Gregg Museum website for more info.

The Department of Performing Arts & Tech: Music Program

NC State Jazz Ensembles
  • Attend a Department of Music Ensemble concert (orchestra, jazz, wind, voice and more…) at a discount or take advantage of a number of free lectures and programs throughout the year
  • Visit the Music Department Website for more info.


  • Since 1972, NC State LIVE (formerly NCSU Center Stage) has established a regional and national reputation for presenting a professional performing arts season of the highest artistic excellence. And new this year: ALL Faculty and Staff tickets are only $20! This is a substantial savings compared to the public ticket prices
  • Teach a class? Work with the LIVE team to integrate an artist or show into your course curriculum. Check out the CCG website for ways to do this.
  • Visit the NC State LIVE website here

University Theatre

  • Attend a play or virtual speaker series featuring leading professionals in the theatre industry
  • Receive discounted tickets on a season of fantastic shows
  • Visit the University Theatre website for more info.

Questions? Email Amy Sawyers-Williams in our Arts Outreach & Engagement Office: