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February 2013

October 2012
An indie flick with all-local roots begins filming in Charleston

July 2012
The new Literary Charleston & the Lowcountry delivers works from 40 local and internationally renowned writers

June 2012

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

May 2012
Two locals make it their biz to teach domestic arts

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

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

October 2011
The colorful history of America’s trailblazing painter, Henrietta de Beaulieu Dering Johnston

October 2011
JOHN HENRY DICK - a renowned bird painter; hunter-turned-conservationist; global explorer; author; photographer; and “a...

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

May 2011
Experts from the College of Charleston weigh in on their picks for 2011 Spoleto

May 2011
Family or theater troupe? How about both? Meet three families who make their lives together on stage and off

March 2011
Artist and actress Alicia Rhett ventured from the Holy City to Hollywood and back again

February 2011
They are the hardworking people of both small and large communities who make their livings toiling on the water, in the...

December 2010
Local theater companies play nice this holiday season with a lineup of naughty Christmas characters guaranteed to bring...

August 2010
Wee Little Arts colors local schools with after-hours visual arts classes

May 2010
Celebrate the dynamic artists of the Southeast

May 2010
Meet Geoff Nuttall, the exuberant new artistic director for chamber music

May 2010
Romancing the stage with sumptuous movement and dramatic beauty

May 2010
Masters in the ancient art of string puppetry

May 2010
Trace the history of the blues from its African roots

May 2010
A Q&A with costume designer Peter O’Brien

May 2010
En pointe with a smart and sassy dance troupe

May 2010
The sensuous rhythms of Afro-Brazilian samba

May 2010
A Q&A with music director Emmanuel Villaume