Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

State Museum Seeks Artists for 30th Anniversary Juried Exhibition

The South Carolina Museum is now accepting entries from South Carolina artists for its 30th Anniversary Juried Exhibition opening Saturday, Nov. 3. Artists working in any medium from across the state will have the opportunity to be selected to exhibit their work at the museum and win cash prizes up to $1,500. This juried exhibition…
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HUB-BUB Announces 2018/19 Artists-in-Residence

Spartanburg, SC - July 16th, 2018 - HUB-BUB, a division of Chapman Cultural Center, has announced the two artists chosen for their 2018-19 Artists-in-Residence program. This will be the 10th year for the program that has recruited artists from around the nation to live and work in Spartanburg. The program has seen several shifts through…
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Proud Mary Theatre Company Announces 2018-19 Season

SPARTANBURG, SC – The award-winning Proud Mary Theatre Company is proud to announce its 2018-19 Season of exciting plays. Proud Mary will produce the regional premiere of the new updated THE BOYS IN THE BAND by Mart Crowley in late October 2018. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first modern gay play that…
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Simple Pleasures: Spartanburg Artist Exhibits After Hiatus

Spartanburg Artist Exhibits After Hiatus After stepping away from the hustle-and-bustle life of a professional artist to care for his aging parents, Garry Turpin will exhibit his latest works — Simple Pleasures — at West Main Artists Co-op, July 19-Aug. 15, 2018. The reception for this collection of 12 oil paintings will be Thursday, July…
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Through the Looking Glass

Ceramicist and Photographer Exhibit Jointly at West Main Artists Co-op Ceramicist Melissa McEllhiney and photographer Eugene Johnson will jointly showcase their latest works of art in the exhibition “Through The Looking Glass” at West Main Artists Co-op June 21-July 14. The exhibit can been seen 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at no charge at…
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Filling Empty Bowls

Hub City Empty Bowls 2018 marks 10 years of pottery bowl-making as a way to raise funds that feed hungry people in Spartanburg who are not sure where their next meal is coming from. To celebrate 10 years of helping the public make thousands of hand-shaped pottery bowls and donating tens of thousands of dollars…
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Furman University’s Lakeside Concert Series celebrates 50th anniversary

[caption id="attachment_23410" align="alignnone" width="1500"] Furman Music by the Lake Summer Concert Series has delighted Greenville audiences for 50 years.[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C.—Furman University’s Music by the Lake Summer Concert Series celebrates its 50th anniversary this summer. A Greenville tradition since 1968, the series, which began May, continues with a special patriotic celebration concert Thursday, June 28…
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West Main Co-op Participates In SC Ag + Art Tour

As one of the newest participants in the South Carolina Ag + Art Tour, West Main Artists Co-op will welcome guests on Saturday, June 23, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. with several members demonstrating how they create art and the agency sponsoring a pop-up art market. Now in its seventh year, this free self-guided farm-and-art tour educates…
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Spartanburg Co-op to Exhibit Retrospective Mac Boggs

West Main Artists Co-op to Exhibit Retrospective Work of Spartanburg’s Most Celebrated Artist A lifetime of work by one of Spartanburg’s most celebrated artists -- the late Mayo “Mac” Boggs -- will be retrospectively exhibited at West Main Artists Co-op May 1-June 16, celebrating 43 years of international recognition and acclaim. This extensive collection of…
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