A - Arts, Culture, & Humanities

Hendersonville Community Theatre

The mission of HT is to inspire, nurture, enrich, empower, educate, entertain and challenge artists and audiences with theatrical productions that range from the classics to new works; we train and support the next generation of theatre artists; we provide arts education programs that promote life-long learning to a diverse community; and we celebrate the essential power of the theatre to illuminate our common humanity.

Laurel Community Center Org, Inc.

The Laurel Community Center Organization will strive to provide opportunities for education, a federally-funded government meal program, studio space for artists, a computer lab making internet connections available to those in need, a museum to enrich and sustain the cultural heritage of the Southern Appalachian region highlighting the Laurel sector of Madison County, and will aid and abet in the exchange of information and the gathering of resources in the form of recreational programs, meetings, lectures, and themed workshops as well as event space in an effort to consistently serve and

The Peanut Factory, Inc.

The Peanut Factory supports emerging and professional contemporary artists, writers, and other creative individuals through residencies in a setting grounded in local history, while emphasizing international understanding. Guided by the belief that creative expression transforms lives on a personal scale while enriching the framework of society, The Peanut Factory develops strategic partnerships to facilitate cultural growth and economic development in eastern North Carolina and beyond.

a/perture cinema

a/perture cinema’s mission is to engage and entertain the community through the art of film by showcasing informative, educational, thought-provoking and inspiring films - films that enrich our lives, engage our minds, promote diversity and build community