Get Involved

When you go from being a spectator to a participant, you benefit from a deeper connection to the program and the artists in it.

Join us for a pre-show discussion or event to engage with experts in the arts—and even performers! Or volunteer your time to help us make the performances run smoothly.

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Our volunteers help make NC State LIVE a success! Volunteering with NC State LIVE is a great way to get involved with the program and see a behind-the-scenes view of what goes on. Plus, it


At NC State LIVE, we are committed to creating and deepening relationships between artists, students and the local community through engagement opportunities with artists. Your generous donations support these non-revenue-generating experiences, including workshops, master classes

Pre & Post-show Talks

Engage with Performances: Pre & Post-Show Talks What and who inspires an artist? How does their work and aesthetic evolve? Does the audience have a role in the creative process? These and other intriguing questions