CATEGORY:Career Profiles

The Cat’s Cradle

PROVIDED BY: NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources


The Cat’s Cradle might be North Carolina’s most storied music venue. Established in 1969, the venue has presented some of the best local and national acts to music-loving college students for generations. From The Veldt and Superchunk to Ben Folds Five and Mandolin Orange, the venue is known for intentionally providing support for Triangle-based groups, many of which have gone on to achieve regional and national acclaim.

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Career Cluster

Arts, Audio/Video Technology & Communications

Target Audience

Middle School, High School



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