Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Valentine’s done right

SPARTANBURG, SC (February 5, 2018) -- SPARTANBURG, SC— Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates Valentine’s Day with Daft Punk, The Beatles and Debussy. The Philharmonic’s “Espresso” chamber concert series continues on Friday, February 16 with Café D’amour. Doors open at 5:30 for a happy hour followed by the one-hour concert at 6:30pm. Tickets are $26 each and…
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Twelve South Carolina students recognized in national arts competition

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Each year the National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) holds one of the largest student art competitions highlighting promising young artists in the literary, visual, design and performing arts from around the country. This year, over 7,500 students auditioned from 47 states, and 12 students from South Carolina, including six finalists, placed among the 757 winners—the…
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Edwin McCain And The Greenville Symphony Orchestra Reunite For “A Musical Valentine” On February 14, 2018

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Talented singer, songwriter, and Greenville native, Edwin McCain will reunite with the Greenville Symphony Orchestra for another special, one-night only Valentine-themed pops concert, “A Musical Valentine” on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at The Peace Center. “A Musical Valentine” will feature some of the most romantic music from Broadway, including…
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Greenville to honor Camp Sevier legacy in 2018

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The 30th Infantry Division broke the Hindenburg line in 1918, which led to the end of World War I and created a lasting legacy for our local community. The Old Hickory Division, as the 30th was known, trained at Camp Sevier in Greenville and included hundreds of local soldiers as well as…
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The Old Cigar Warehouse hosting first Venue Showcase of 2018

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Those looking to host a wedding, private party or corporate event at The Old Cigar Warehouse in 2018 have the opportunity to explore the historic downtown space later at a free Venue Showcase in early February. The Venue Showcase will be held on Thursday, February 1 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.…
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Scott Seaton to wrap up Spartanburg Philharmonic’s New Conductor Search

SPARTANBURG, SC (January 9, 2018) --The Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra concludes Project Maestro: the search for the Philharmonic’s new conductor with last finalist, Scott Seaton. Seaton will conduct the Orchestra on Saturday, January 20 at Twichell Auditorium from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Tickets start at $26 each and can be purchased online at SpartanburgPhilharmonic.org/tickets, by telephone (864.278.9671)…
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Book signing for Reimagining Greenville at Joe’s Place

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Author John Boyanoski will be signing copies of the revised edition of “Reimagining Greenville: Building the Best Downtown in America” on Saturday, January 26, 2018 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Joe’s Place Bookstore in Greenville. First released in 2013 with numerous reprints since, this new edition expands on the story…
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Nonprofit Arts Agency Host ‘Open Doors’ In Time For Christmas

The nonprofit and all-volunteer arts agency West Main Artists Co-op will have hundreds of works of art available for Spartanburg’s ArtWalk on Thursday, Dec. 21, 5-9 p.m., giving the public a one-stop location to see and buy locally made, affordable, and creatively unique Christmas presents. The Co-op is currently hosting “Open Doors,” an extensive exhibit…
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Spartanburg Artist Explores His African Heritage Through Local Exhibit

Visual artist Ludovic Nkoth will explore his African heritage in the solo exhibition “Roots” at West Main Artists Co-op in Spartanburg Jan. 3-28, 2018. The reception will be Thursday, Jan. 18, 5:30-8:30 p.m. during the city’s monthly ArtWalk. His mostly acrylic-on-canvas work can be seen at no charge in the agency’s large “Venue” gallery Tuesday-Friday…
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