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Porgy

August 2018

May 2018
Charleston’s growth has been a boon for, and in part driven by, its creative community. The return of festival season...

April 2018
When New York philanthropists Victor and Marjorie Nott Morawetz decided to find a winter home in 1929, they had the...

June 2016
Calling out his creative seafood sales pitches, huckster and political provocateur Joe Cole became a cultural...

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
Ninety years after the untimely death of Edmund Thornton Jenkins, Spoleto Festival USA premieres his unfinished...

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

March 2016
The Grocery’s Kevin Johnson teaches whole-fish utilization with three dishes.

February 2016
BACCO’s Michael Scognamiglio shares three radicchio-centric recipes

December 2015
On James Island, Mike Lata and family savor the simple life in an 18th-century farmhouse rehabbed to include—of course...

January 2015
40 Ideas to Better Yourself—and Your City—in 2015

October 2014
Colour of Music festival founder Lee Pringle works to awaken the nation to black classical music

May 2014

January 2013
Things Every Local Must Experience Whether your bloodline dates back generations or you just moved to town, check out...

January 2013
From the Lowcountry’s Pour House to Tokyo’s Orchard Hall, Wando High and College of Charleston grad Cameron Handel is...

October 2012
Want restaurant quality seafood the likes of which chefs Mike Lata and Robert Stehling use? Here are four purveyors...

January 2012
As the Gibbes Museum of Art mounts a retrospective exhibition of artist Alfred Hutty's works—some 65 paintings,...

November 2011
A revised version of Porgy and Bess stirs controversy as leading lady Audra McDonald visits Charleston

Classic comfort, impeccable service, and the gracious cuisine of Charleston Grill executive chef Michelle Weaver make...

The dynamic talents of jazz singer Ann Caldwell

July 2010
Seventy-five years ago, DuBose Heyward and the Gershwin brothers took a chance on Broadway with Porgy and Bess

February 2010
Read the romantic sagas of three legendary local couples— the Dawsons, the Heywards, and the Warings— whose shared...

July 2009
Frolicking with free spirits on the Edge of America.

March 2009
For painter and printmaker Mary Walker, life on the canvas continuously evolves

February 2009
Defining moments that shaped our city