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Your Connections: Arts
Homegrown creativity has been a part of Rowan County for generations from art to music to culture. Our Rowan offers many outlets that foster creativity and learning.
Experience the feeling of the #2 Best Live Theatre in North Carolina ranked by BestThingsNC.com at Lee Street Theatre. Catch more local theater performances through Piedmont Players Theatre (PPT), recognized by the NC Theatre Conference as The Outstanding Community Theatre in North Carolina. PPT operates two theatrical spaces; the historic Meroney Theater and the Norvell Theater, one of the only all-youth theatres in the state.
Waterworks Visual Arts Center provides a vibrant and collaborative space through visual arts experiences. Check out exhibitions from regional and local artists free of charge.
The musical spirit of Rowan County originates from the Salisbury Symphony which provides fine music and educational opportunities. See them perform at their annual outdoor musical celebration, Pops at the Post, or during the iconic ballet, The Nutcracker.
Encounter the local art scene during the Gallery Gallop crawl through Downtown Salisbury.