MCAC Will Be Self Isolating Until Further Notice - No J.A.M Or Other Classes

March 16, 2020 – In light of Governor Cooper’s executive order declaring a state of emergency for North Carolina, the Madison County Arts Council will follow the recommendations made by the NCDHHS amid ongoing concern over COVID-19.

Beginning at noon, Monday, March 16, the Arts Center in downtown Marshall will be closed to the public until further notice. Any individuals requiring access to the building will need to schedule an appointment with the appropriate staff member. The MCAC ca nbe reached at (828)649-1301. All classes and programs including J.A.M., First Stage Youth Theatre, and Ballet Classes are postponed until further notice.

With the rapidly changing nature of information and public response to this crisis, visitors are encouraged to check the Arts Council website at for the latest information about events and scheduled programming; more information on health precautions can be found via NCDHHS at