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Piccolo Spoleto

June 2018
As The Footlight Players’ new executive director, Brian Porter has a modern plan for Charleston’s oldest theater...

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

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

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

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

Wilma Maiers is ready to decorate her walking cane and don her Christmas tree hat to make the Holy City holidays all...

November 2015
For prolific artist Richard ''Duke'' Hagerty, a four-decade retrospective of his wild surrealist paintings is just...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

June 2015
Whether creating fine art sculptures or in-demand tableware, Fiorenzo Berardozzi trusts in the beauty of wabi sabi  

May 2015
Each Memorial Day, the Charleston Men’s Chorus honors fallen heroes with an always-sold-out Piccolo Spoleto concert

May 2014
Nationally lauded poet Richard Garcia celebrates his new book’s debut at Piccolo Spoleto

November 2013
Putting heart, soul, and a whole lot of can-do spirit into local giving

November 2013
All the Holy City’s a stage for modern dance choreographer Kristin Alexander

August 2013
Joy Vandervort-Cobb lights up local stages with her powerful presence and punchy wit

August 2013
A local play heads to an Off-Broadway stage

May 2013
Meet Scott Watson, the new leader of the Office of Cultural Affairs, and learn what the regime change means for banking...

March 2013
Benefitting the Charleston Symphony Orchestra  

May 2012
Mary Whyte’s portrait of former crabber and oysterman Algernon Varn graced the cover of our February 2011 issue. That...

May 2012
Three arts groups collaborate for Ebb & Flow at Piccolo’s Dance Festival

Photographer John Michiels seeks beauty in the Lowcountry

April 2012
In his successful second career, Fred Jamar paints vibrant and otherworldly pictures of Charleston

November 2007
Local musician, promoter, writer, and scholar Jack McCray illuminates the Charleston music scene

July 2011

June 2011
Whether you’re looking for laughs or award-winning drama, the final days of Piccolo Spoleto have plenty of stellar...

June 2011
Part of the glory of living in the Lowcountry is our quick-fix proximity to miles upon miles of shoreline. Logging...

March 2011
With a soulful voice, American Idol alum Quiana Parler lights up her hometown stage

November 2010
With the Charleston Symphony Orchestra in reorganizational limbo, we recommend, for your classical music fix, a busy...

September 2010
Material Girl: Karin Olah makes the cut with fabric and fresh inspiration

May 2010
Celebrate the dynamic artists of the Southeast

May 2010
Bolstered by reinvigorated venues, a surge of artists and creative entrepreneurs, and a strengthening reputation as a...