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DuBose Heyward

August 2018

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

September 2016
Rarely viewed and never-before-seen works by Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, aka “Cousin Alice,” will be reunited at...

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

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

May 2014

February 2014

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

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

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

May 2010
Be a part of history at America’s first theater

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

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.

February 2009
Defining moments that shaped our city