Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Woodruff musician to play free at Chapman

Woodruff-based musician Jeremy Willis will play live and in concert this Sunday, Feb. 7, 2-4 p.m. as the guest artist for Sundays Unplugged, a weekly program that invites the public to enjoy music, history, science, and the visual arts for free in a stress-free environment. Willis started out in church performing at 8 years old.…
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Greenville Symphony presents ‘Mediterranean Cuisine’

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Greenville Symphony Orchestra (GSO), conducted by Maestro Edvard Tchivzhel, presents its third Chamber Orchestra Series concert, “Mediterranean Cuisine” on Friday, February 26, 2016 at 8:00 pm, Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 8:00 pm, andSunday, February 28, 2016 at 3:00 pm in The Gunter Theatre as part of The Greenville News Chamber…
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Atomic Age exhibit to open at Upcountry History Museum

Greenville, S.C. – With the dropping of the atomic bomb in 1945, America braced for an uncertain future in the Atomic Age. On Saturday, January 30, 2016, Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living with the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1965 opens at the Upcountry History Museum-Furman University, a Smithsonian Affiliate, offering visitors an opportunity to explore how the looming threat of…
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Ballet Spartanburg presents Studio Series: Up Close and Personal

SPARTANBURG, S.C. —Ballet Spartanburg will present its third ballet performance of the 2015-2016 season, Studio Series: Love Inspired on Feb. 12 and 13 in its studios at Chapman Cultural Center, rather than on the main stage. "While we are presenting this ballet in our studios, it is not unusual to have a studio series,” Executive Director…
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Woodruff native to perform at Chapman Jan. 31

[caption id="attachment_1301" align="alignnone" width="604"] Travis Smith[/caption] Woodruff native Travis Smith will perform live and in concert Sunday, Jan. 31, 2-4 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center as part of the venue’s weekly Sundays Unplugged program, which features free music and art and history exhibits. Smith’s music style is rhythm and blues that has been greatly influenced…
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Greenville Zoo to close for annual maintenance

Greenville SC - The Greenville Zoo will be closed to the general public from Monday, February 1 through Friday, February 12 for routine maintenance. Greenville Zoo staff, other City departments and community volunteers will use the annual two-week timeframe to clean, paint and make necessary repairs to areas within the 14-acre zoo. The zoo will reopen…
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Monster Jam coming to Bon Secours Wellness Arena Jan. 29-30

(Greenville, SC) – Monster Jam is roaring into the Bon Secours Wellness Arena for performances on Friday, January 29 at 7:30pm and Saturday, January 30th at 2:00pm & 7:30 pm. The event will feature Grave Digger (Randy Brown), Scooby Doo (Linsey Read), Strait Jacket (Kevin King), Predator (Allen Pezo), Prowler, Wild Thang Doug Charles), Big Kahuna (Shane England) &…
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Tickets on sale for College Baseball Series at Fluor Field

Greenville, SC – With the calendar officially turned to 2016, baseball is coming back to Downtown Greenville in short order, as the Greenville Drive have placed tickets on sale for the College Baseball Series at Fluor Field, bringing a unique brand of excitement to baseball fans in the Upstate and beyond. Fluor Field’s college baseball…
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