Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Brewery 85 Announces Concert Series Line Up

Brewery 85 is happy to announce their End of Summer Concert Series. This is live music from local artists playing their own original music. These events are brought to you Biergarden style! Just a reminder: This is a regular Pop-Up Biergarden so those rules will apply. Bring your Brewery 85 stein or buy one for…
Read more

Greenville Symphony Association Names Julianne M. Fish Executive Director

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Greenville Symphony Association (GSA) announces the appointment of its new Executive Director, Julianne M. Fish.  Ms. Fish will replace Andrew (Andy) J. White Jr., the current Interim Executive Director, who has been in place since March 2016, following the death of the former Executive Director, Sherwood Mobley. “We are pleased to…
Read more

New leadership team takes the helm at the Brooks Center

[caption id="attachment_14915" align="alignnone" width="1498"] From left, Thomas Hudgins, Sarah Edison and Eric Lapin.Image Credit: Ashley Jones / Clemson University[/caption] CLEMSON — As Lillian U. Harder steps down from her role as director of the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts later this month, three members of the performing arts department and the Brooks Center have…
Read more

Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center For The Arts Opens

[caption id="attachment_14367" align="aligncenter" width="680"] The Rosalind Sallenger Richardson houses Wofford College's visual and performing arts programs.[/caption] Centerpiece of Wofford campus showcase for theatre, visual artsSPARTANBURG, S.C. – Every step of the way – from the main entrance to the art gallery and the museum – the new Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center for the Arts at…
Read more

Augusta Road Moves Summer Festivities to June

The Fifth Annual Summer on Augusta Celebration Greenville, SC - Augusta Road Business Association (ARBA) announces the 2017 Summer on Augusta Festival, which will take place June 15 to 18, and is presented by Virginia Hayes of Coldwell Banker Caine. This four day celebration has always been held in July but due to the high…
Read more

The Centre Dance Studio Announces New Ownership and Direction

EASLEY, SC, USA April 12, 2017 – The Centre for Performing Arts, a dance studio, announced today that Jordan Chastain has purchased the company. The studio will continue operation under the brand “The Centre” with Chastain serving as director. Chastain has over 15 years of intensive dance experience, learning under industry veterans across the United…
Read more

Conductor, Performer, Director of Bands Dan Turner Inducted Into American Bandmasters Association

[caption id="attachment_13299" align="alignleft" width="2048"] Dr. Daniel Turner[/caption] Greenville, South Carolina – March 30, 2017 Dr. Daniel Turner, professor and Director of Bands at Bob Jones University, was inducted into the American Bandmasters Association at the annual convention in Lexington, Kentucky, March 8-11, 2017. Founded in 1929 with John Philip Sousa as honorary life president, the…
Read more

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Of “Evicted” Matt Desmond To Speak April 19

[caption id="attachment_13236" align="alignleft" width="888"] Desmond is author of Pulitzer Prize-winning "Evicted"[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C.—Harvard University Social Sciences Professor Matthew Desmond, whose book "Evicted" was just awarded the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction, will speak on the Furman University campus Wednesday, April 19 at 7 p.m. in Watkins Room of the Trone Student Center. Desmond’s talk is…
Read more