Where creative opportunities emerge
Since 1971, the CBC Arts Center’s commitment to the cultural enrichment of our region is a vital part of our mission. Our faculty, staff and students all play an active role in providing our community and campus with entertaining, thoughtful, engaging and educational opportunities in the Fine and Performing Arts.
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Our Esvelt Gallery is a non-commercial exhibit space dedicated to presenting the works of nationally recognized artists, including our own CBC Arts Center faculty. We are also honored to showcase the works of our students and their own creative work.
The CBC Arts Center maintains a vibrant performing arts series. Performances include the CBC student performance groups in vocal, instrumental and orchestra, partner organizations such as Camerata which offers professional chamber music concerts & other visiting groups.
Theatre at the CBC Arts Center offers numerous plays, musicals, stage readings and other community programs all year long. The Arts Center takes great pride in the long history of presenting diverse offerings of theatrical performances to our community.
The Community Lecture Series offers engaging and entertaining lectures to the Tri-Cities community and students. The topics include historical, scientific, environmental and social topics relevant to our community and world.