University of North Carolina: School of the Arts

Why We Love It

UNCSA offers the Winston-Salem community more than 200 performances each year, at a low cost, featuring professional-level student productions and renowned guest artists in theater, music, dance, film and more. Truly, the talent that comes through UNCSA is amazing, and we love supporting their unique programming! Consider it an annual MUST to go to a performance – any performance – and see what we mean.


The University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) is a top-ranked performing arts, visual arts and filmmaking conservatory for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. Faculty with entertainment industry experience and expertise mentor gifted, wildly creative and passionate students to do what they love, and do it brilliantly. UNCSA offers the unique opportunity for cross-disciplinary artistic collaboration as the only institution in the U.S. composed of five top arts schools: Dance, Design & Production, Drama, Filmmaking, and Music.