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CALENDAR, Feb. 20+:  From theatrical performances to David McCullough

CALENDAR, Feb. 20+: From theatrical performances to David McCullough

Ain’t Misbehavin’: 10 shows through March 5, Midtown Theatre @Duvall Center, 2816 Azalea Drive, North Charleston. This popular jazz musical review that won lots of awards will have nighttime and matinee shows and feature classic jazz hits. Tickets are $35 for adults; $25 for students. Times and more.

Peter and the Starcatcher: Through March 5, Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., Charleston. Charleston Stage is offering this collaboration of writers Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson that mixes humor and suspense with the Peter Pan story. Several shows. Learn more.

An evening with David McCullough: 6 p.m., Feb. 21, Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St. Charleston. Award-winning historian David McCullough will reprise a White House performance done with musician Ed Wise at the 100th anniversary celebration of the opening of the Brooklyn Bridge. At this performance that will benefit the Charleston Library Society, McCullough and Wise will share stories of history punctuated with the music of George Gershwin and Scott Joplin. For tickets, click here or call 843-723-9912.

by · 02/20/2017 · 0 comments · calendar
CALENDAR, Feb. 13+:  From a Whale of a Sale to SEWE fun

CALENDAR, Feb. 13+: From a Whale of a Sale to SEWE fun

Whale of a Sale: Feb. 16 to Feb. 18, College Center, Trident Technical College. The Junior League of Charleston’s huge garage sale this year has a new location. There’s also a three-hour “Sponsor Splash” that starts 6 p.m. Feb. 16 for early shoppers, who will enjoy music, food and more as they peruse the array of goods. Learn more about times and costs.

(NEW) Southeastern Wildlife Exposition: Feb. 17 to Feb. 19, around downtown Charleston. Break out your khakis and camos for the annual wildlife event that draws tens of thousands to Charleston for great food, Dock Dogs, art, an auction and more. Check out the whole calendar here.

Ain’t Misbehavin’: 10 shows from Feb. 17 to March 5, Midtown Theatre @Duvall Center, 2816 Azalea Drive, North Charleston. This popular jazz musical review that won lots of awards will have nighttime and matinee shows and feature classic jazz hits. Tickets are $35 for adults; $25 for students. Times and more.

by · 02/13/2017 · 0 comments · calendar
CALENDAR, Feb. 6+:  Art, oysters, drama and more

CALENDAR, Feb. 6+: Art, oysters, drama and more

Beauty and the Beast: 7:30 p.m., Feb. 10, Sottile Theatre, 44 George St., Charleston. The South Carolina Ballet will present one performance of this love story that’s perfect for all ages. The production features choreography from Executive Director William Starrett and music composed by Léon Fyodorovich Minkus. Tickets are $25.

Click below to see lots of other events.

by · 02/06/2017 · 0 comments · calendar
From a work by Jacob Lawrence, now on display at the Gibbes Museum.

CALENDAR, Jan. 30+: Great performances, exhibits, business help

Lawrence exhibit: Through April 30, Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St., Charleston. The museum will offer a comprehensive overview of influential American artist Jacob Lawrence featuring prints made from 1663 to 2000. His prints explore African-American culture and experiences and highlight themes of history, labor and life. More: GibbesMuseum.org. NOTE: See our 2010 story on Lawrence. Click for much more.

by · 01/30/2017 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
CALENDAR, Jan. 23+:  From North Charleston to black comedy and jazz

CALENDAR, Jan. 23+: From North Charleston to black comedy and jazz

(NEW) State of North Charleston.  7 p.m., Jan. 26, City Council Chambers, North Charleston City Hall.  Mayor Keith Summey will present the 2017 State of the City Address.  If you can’t attend, it will be streamed live here on the Web and here on Facebook. Black Comedy: Jan. 26-Feb 11, South of Broadway Theatre, 1080 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston.  This […]

by · 01/23/2017 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
CALENDAR, Jan. 16+:  MLK events and lots of oyster roasts

CALENDAR, Jan. 16+: MLK events and lots of oyster roasts

Lots of events on the calendar for the coming weeks: MLK events, two oyster roads, Taste of Folly, jazz, more.

by · 01/16/2017 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
CALENDAR, Jan. 9+:  MLK events, music and more

CALENDAR, Jan. 9+: MLK events, music and more

(NEW) 2017 MLK Celebration: Jan. 13-17, Charleston. There’s a full slate of events over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend to celebrate “A Dream Unfulfilled,” the theme of the community’s annual event. Click here for the full schedule. Some key events:

Jan. 15, 4 p.m.: MLK Ecumenical Service, Morris Street Baptist Church, Charleston.
Monday, Jan. 16, 11 a.m.: MLK Parade from Burke High School to Marion Square.
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 7:30 a.m., Gaillard Auditorium, Charleston: MLK Business and Professional Breakfast, with keynote by Eugene Woods, president and CEO of Carolinas HealthCare System.

by · 01/09/2017 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
CALENDAR, Jan. 2+:  Talks on WestEdge, Hamilton and Laurens

CALENDAR, Jan. 2+: Talks on WestEdge, Hamilton and Laurens

Maher to speak: Noon, Jan. 5, 2017, Hall’s Chophouse, 434 King St., Charleston. Michael Maher, CEO of the Horizon Project Foundation, will speak about his organizations guidance of the multi-million WestEdge development project…

Also: Save the Light oyster roast; new talk on Laurens and Hamilton; new exhibit at Gibbes.

by · 01/02/2017 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
CALENDAR, Dec. 19+:  Lots going on at Marion Square

CALENDAR, Dec. 19+: Lots going on at Marion Square

Holiday Festival of Lights:  Continues nightly through Jan. 1, James Island County Park, James Island.  The 27th presentation of the annual festival features an estimated two million shimmering lights.  It’s one of the top 10 holiday light shows in the nation. Underneath the Lintel:  Through Dec. 23, 477 King St., Charleston.  PURE Theatre will offer “Underneath the Lintel” as its holiday production in lieu of another […]

by · 12/19/2016 · Comments are Disabled · calendar
CALENDAR, Dec. 12+: Lots of holiday events going on

CALENDAR, Dec. 12+: Lots of holiday events going on

Holiday Festival of Lights: Continues nightly through Jan. 1, James Island County Park, James Island. The 27th presentation of the annual festival features an estimated two million shimmering lights. It’s one of the top 10 holiday light shows in the nation. Also on tap — holiday-related plays and some great events in Marion Square.

by · 12/11/2016 · Comments are Disabled · calendar