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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Music
May 28
The first session of Spoleto Festival Jazz Talks focuses on the life and career of legendary composer and musician...

Music
May 28
Based on Heiner Müller‘s 1982 play, Quartett is a dark comedy about an 18th-century love set in an apocalyptic future....

Music
May 29
Always a well-loved Spoleto Festival tradition, the Westminster Choir concert returns for two showings at the Cathedral...

Spoleto
May 30
"Frederick Douglass—No Turning Back" is a one-man play, performed by Kyle Taylor and directed by Chris Weatherhead. In...

Arts & Culture
June 1
In this Gibbes exhibit, witness the changes that have taken place in areas on the east side of the peninsula, above...

Arts & Culture
June 1
To pay homage to Charleston‘s favorite local celebrity, Charleston Music Hall hosts a seven-film Bill Murray series all...

Arts & Culture
June 1
Southern artist Whitney Kreb is known for her whimsical and detailed oil paintings of Charleston landmarks and sea...

Arts & Culture
June 2
Beresford Studios, located in the former home of William Halsey, welcomes artist Paul Cristina for a solo exhibit at...

ARTS & EVENTS

May 2017
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser

April 2017
Robert Marks kicked off a career in writing randy novels with 1971’s The Trembling of a Leaf

March 2017
Showcasing emerging designer and model talent across the East Coast, Lexus Charleston Fashion Week® has fast become one...

March 2017
Illustrator Daniel Velasco combines his passion for haute couture with a knack for pen, paint, and pad 

March 2017
Ranky Tanky aims to share its contemporary expression of Gullah music ’round the globe

February 2017
The past is present in a new gospel music series

January 2017
Jazz musician Robert Lewis discusses his career as a performer, composer, and educator 

January 2017
SUSTO advances its indie rock sound in a new album

December 2016
Timothy Banks illustrates a whimsical world in children’s books, magazines, apps, and more

October 2016
Hit the streets for an urban art walk highlighting one-of-a-kind murals that decorate our city

October 2016
Sullivan’s Island resident Vincent J. Musi captures the great outdoors and all its wild inhabitants 

October 2016
Dead 27s debuts an impressive full-length album

September 2016
The story behind Stop Light Observations’ latest album

September 2016
Chamber Music Charleston’s Sandra Nikolajevs marks the nonprofit’s 10th anniversary with a trip to Carnegie Hall

August 2016
The Travelin’ Kine releases its debut album

August 2016
Tina Hirsig creates space for her own artistic practice despite a hectic schedule as wife, mom, and teacher

July 2016
Shannon Brown Wood’s serene paintings reflect the Lowcountry landscapes she’s known all her life

July 2016
An aerial look at our fragile coastline

June 2016
Ahead of its premiere June 4, Carrie Mae Weems discusses her Spoleto Festival USA production  

June 2016
Steven Fiore brings his smart lyrics and irresistible melodies to new project Young Mister

May 2016
Not sure how to choose among all the Spoleto 2016 offerings? Here, leaders of area arts organizations, plus a couple of...

May 2016
Conor Donohue’s songwriting shines in new release Cayenne

May 2016
Listened to a Spoleto Festival USA concert in the last two decades? It’s likely that John Kennedy had a hand in its...

May 2016
Artist Jonathan Green brings a colorful dose of African cultural authenticity to the Spoleto stage

A new exhibit explores the art of wood turning

April 2016
The CSO holds a young musicians’ competition  

April 2016
Speaking with poet, teacher, and Holy City Youth Slam founder Matthew Foley 

Slow Runner releases an inspired new album

March 2016
Painter Raven Roxanne Wilson on her latest work, including a line of scarves, and upcoming move to the Cigar Factory

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