Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Celebrating ‘The Art of Dr. Seuss’ at the Upcountry History Museum

Greenville, S.C. – “Oh, the thinks you can think” when “The Art of Dr. Seuss: A Retrospective and International Touring Exhibition” arrives at the Upcountry History Museum-Furman University, a Smithsonian Affiliate, on Saturday, January 21, 2017, in celebration of the art and life of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known to his reading audience as Dr.…
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The Greenville Symphony Orchestra Presents The Chamber Orchestra Series Concert

“INSPIRED BY THE CLASSICS” FEBRUARY 10 – 12, 2017 GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Greenville Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro Edvard Tchivzhel, presents the chamber orchestra concert, “Inspired by the Classics,” on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 8:00 p.m., Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.  Presented in…
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Ring in 2017 with music, theater and dance at the Brooks Center

[caption id="attachment_10912" align="alignleft" width="929"] Jessica Lang Dance (Image Credit: Takao Kamaru)[/caption] CLEMSON — Music, dance and a classic play highlight the winter season at Clemson University’s Brooks Center for the Performing Arts.Tickets and information are available at www.clemson.edu/brooks or by calling the box office at 864-656-7787 from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday. ULIAN BLISS, clarinet Thursday,…
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Clemson to host The Langston Hughes Project

CLEMSON — Take a journey through jazz history as Clemson University welcomes The Langston Hughes Project’s “Ask Your Mama: Twelve Moods for Jazz.” The multimedia event features the Ron McCurdy Quartet for a one-time performance at 5 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts. Admission is free. [caption id="attachment_10892" align="alignleft" width="350"] Ron…
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Akropolis Reed Quintet in Concern Feb. 7

GREENVILLE, S.C.—The Furman Department of Music will host a concert featuring the Akropolis Reed Quintet Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on the Furman campus. The concert is free and open to the public and is presented by the Furman University Partners in the Arts initiative funded generously by the Duke…
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Greenville Zoo Announces Birth of Endangered Siamang

(Greenville SC) Amid preparations for the season’s first winter weather event, the Greenville Zoo welcomed a new member of the zoo family on Friday – a baby siamang born to parents, Ella (27) and Oscar (25). This is the second offspring for the pair, whose first, George, was born in March 2015 and marked the…
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CDS Night with the Swamp Rabbits

Greenville’s Swamp Rabbits and SANDLAPPER Securities, LLC invite the community to attend a special hockey night on Tuesday, January 24th at 7pm to benefit The Center for Developmental Services (CDS). Five dollars from every $15 ticket sold through the www.cdshockey.com website will go toward helping children with special needs, developmental delays, and disabilities. Additionally, throughout…
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Furman Music Faculty Present Chamber Music Concert Jan. 13

[caption id="attachment_10807" align="alignleft" width="1140"] The Poinsett Piano Trio will be performing as part of the chamber music event Jan. 13.[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C.—The Furman Faculty Chamber Music Series will present a concert Friday, Jan. 13, at 8 p.m. in Daniel Recital Hall on campus. A reception follows the recital. The event is open to the public,…
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