Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

The Old Cigar Warehouse to host Venue Showcase

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Upstate brides will get the opportunity to tour one of the region’s leading wedding venues while meeting with a host of top-end vendors at The Old Cigar Warehouse in August. The award-winning venue will be hosting an showcase event on Tuesday, August 13 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m, when the 7,000…
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Furman musicians present local concert, perform at international clarinet festival

[caption id="attachment_34452" align="alignleft" width="1140"] Following a July 24 concert at Carolina Music Museum, Furman Clarinet Ensemble will perform at the largest and most prestigious clarinet festival in the world--ClarinetFest.[/caption] Furman Clarinet Ensemble (FCE), a group of 16 student musicians, will present a concert Wednesday, July 24, at noon at the Carolina Music Museum, 516 Buncombe…
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Chapman Cultural Center Receives Support from SunTrust Foundation

Spartanburg, SC – Chapman Cultural Center is pleased to announce it received a $5,000 grant from the SunTrust Foundation. The grant was used in support of National Youth Art Month. The Council for Art Education (CFAE) administers Youth Art Month. Youth Art Month encourages support for quality school art programs, and promotes art material safety.…
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West Main Artists Co-op to Host SC Watermedia for Second Time

[caption id="attachment_34257" align="aligncenter" width="2700"] Tree Tops by former Spartanburg resident Dwight Rose[/caption] West Main Artists Co-op to Host SC Watermedia for Second Time For the second year in a row, West Main Artists Co-op (WMAC) will host on behalf of Spartanburg and the entire Upstate the SC Watermedia Annual Exhibition that travels throughout the state…
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Clemson Tigers Pushup Bobblehead

Limited Edition bobblehead commemorating the Clemson Tigers signature pushup tradition is now available for pre-order exclusively from the National Bobblehead HOF and Museum. MILWAUKEE, Wi., June 28, 2019 – This morning, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled an officially licensed, limited-edition bobblehead commemorating the Clemson Tigers pushup tradition. The bobblehead features Clemson’s…
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Greenville Artist to Showcase What Him Happy in Exhibit at Art Co-op

Greenville Artist to Showcase What Him Happy in Exhibit at Art Co-op Greenville artist Joseph Ambuhl will showcase -- Life In Color -- an exhibition of about 10 colorful paintings that reflect his joy in life, July 2 through Aug. 3 at West Main Artists Co-op in Spartanburg, SC “My art is an outward expression…
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Brevard Author to Read at Spartanburg Fringe Arts Festival

‘The Art of the Reset’ Brevard Author to Read at Spartanburg Fringe Arts Festival Brevard, NC-based author and speaker Ann Sharpsteen will read from her soon-to-be-published book -- The Art of the Reset -- Saturday, June 22, at 2 p.m. as a free event at Spartanburg Fringe Arts Festival at West Main Artists Co-op in…
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Furman University Professor of Saxophone Matt Olson debuts new jazz CD ‘789 Miles’

[caption id="attachment_33438" align="alignleft" width="300"] Furman University Professor of Saxophone Matt Olson debuts new jazz CD "789 Miles"[/caption] Furman Professor of Saxophone and Director of Jazz Studies Matt Olson has produced a new CD recording to be officially released June 21 on OA2 Records, part of Seattle-based independent jazz label Origin Records. The recording, “789 Miles,”…
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Visual Arts Exhibit Featured at Spartanburg Fringe Arts Festival

Out of the Box Visual Arts Exhibit Featured at Spartanburg Fringe Arts Festival As an added attraction to Spartanburg Fringe Arts Festival, more than a dozen regional artists are showcasing their unusual creative works in the exhibit Out of the Box. Through June 29, the exhibit is open for free public viewing Tuesday through Saturday,…
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