During these cold months, it's always nice to find ways to stay entertained and stay warm. Even better, many arts groups have discounts.
If you donate a minimum of $50 to the Arts and Science Council, you will receive an ASC Culture Card good for one year that offers a variety of discounts. Details: www.artsandscience.org or 704-333-2272.
The Charlotte Symphony
Children 18 and younger, half off regular ticket price; students under age 25, classics concert tickets are $12 at the symphony box office or up to two hours before the show at the Blumenthal box office.
Senior and student discount: 10 percent off regular single ticket price; student rush, $10 one hour before a performance; military discount: 20 percent.
Blumenthal Performing Arts
E-mail club members get special offers; student rush, two hours before most shows are $15 to $25.
Actor's Theater of Charlotte
Student and teacher tickets range from $10 to $15; senior discount is $3 off ticket price; some Wednesdays are pay what you can.
With subscription packages, save $2 per ticket.
Join e-mail club for special offers.
704-347-5838, 704-455-8542, www.nccast.com
Student tickets. $20 ($5 less than general tickets).
Members free. Students and seniors, $2 off regular admission; under 4, free. Tuesdays 5-9 p.m., free admission both locations.
Seniors, college students and educators: $2 off the $8 admission; free for members and those under 10.
Seniors, teachers, military, students and ages 6-17: $2 off regular $8 admission; free for members and those under 6.
AAA members, students and seniors, $1 off regular $6 admission. Members, free.
of the New South
Seniors, students and ages 6-18, $1 off regular $6 admission; family admission, $17; under 6 , free. Noon-5 p.m. Sunday, free.