CC&Co. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring people of diverse backgrounds to explore beyond their boundaries through performance and education.
Our vision is to create educational opportunities for people to experience the world from a unique and artistic perspective, which will enrich their lives and the lives of those around them.
CC&Co. is proud to be a resident company of the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. We look forward to having you at our next show or class!
Brandy Skelly, Interim Chair
Megan Haynes, Secretary
Jay Reitzes, Treasurer
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility
Caroline Calouche & Co. / Charlotte Cirque & Dance Center is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion. We embrace and encourage all students, artists, staff, and volunteers of age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make us unique.
We at Caroline Calouche & Co. / Charlotte Cirque & Dance Center pledge to:
Strengthen our local community by creating opportunities for people of different backgrounds to have shared experiences through movement and the arts.
Use our position to amplify the voices, stories, and histories of marginalized communities through movement
Hold ourselves accountable and learn from past missteps.
Ensure that all CC&Co spaces (theaters, offices, events) remain respectful, inclusive, and safe
Foster conversations on the intersection of performative dance, classes in social and cultural dance disciplines and social change
Be active listeners, respect existing knowledge, and avoid assumptions on how to best meet the needs of those in our local and artistic communities.