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Spoleto

May 2019
America’s premier performing arts festival returns to the Holy City for its 43rd annual season. Check out our picks for...

May 2019
Meet the genius, ambassador, advocate, and Lowcountry legend whose many titles and accolades reflect more than half a...

May 2019
The exuberant violinist celebrates his 10th season as director of Spoleto’s chamber music series in Charleston—his home...

May 2019
What's happening this month

May 2019
Meet Joel Watson, 23 years-old and ready for the spotlight

May 2019
Carolyn Kostopoulos has been supervising the art festival’s wardrobes for 37 years

May 2019
How her interactive paper gardens will investigate the concept of utopia

April 2019
Meet the self-taught topiary artist who, for nearly four decades, has planted and pruned, nurtured and shaped nursery...

April 2019
Susan and Gene Massamillo’s downtown garden was designed to transport them—and their many guests—to lush landscapes...

February 2019
Take a taste-filled walk down memory lane through some of Charleston’s most beloved 20th-century eateries, from seafood...

November 2018
When Philip Simmons (1912-2009) began to study the craft of ironwork as a 13-year-old apprentice to Holy City...

November 2018
The Charleston to Charleston Literary Festival returns, bigger and better 

November 2018
In mid-century Charleston, The Book Basement served equally as shop, salon, and safe space

September 2018
Recognizing the makings of a truly luxe life in the Lowcountry

August 2018
Pondering the upsides of steamy August—like boredom...and bingo

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

May 2018
Annuals that reseed, rain barrels, and events for green thumbs

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

May 2018
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May 2018
How Leigh Webber went from wedding photographer to underwater artist—and what this month’s “Dive In” exhibit is all...

April 2018
With evergreen curiosity and a deep-seeded love of plants, Patti McGee cultivates the quintessential Southern garden—a...

February 2018
It’s hard to believe that the man who built the successful Indigo Road hospitality group—Oak Steakhouse, O-Ku, The...

November 2017
Meet a pair of philanthropists making a big impact in their adopted home city

October 2017
Conductor, concertmaster, and violinist Yuriy Bekker kicks off Charleston Symphony Orchestra’s Pops series on October...

September 2017
Savannah has a familiar old-meets-new mix, but Charleston’s sister city 100 miles southward always feels like a true...

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

May 2017
Overwhelmed by all the Spoleto Festival USA offerings? Click on the flip-book below to find out which events local arts...

May 2017
What’s happening this month?

May 2017
Charles Gaines’s mathematically based grids reject the idea that art must be a function of personal expression