Shubert Foundation, SCTA honor Trustus Theatre

  May 29, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Trustus Theatre has received three major awards from prominent national and statewide arts organizations: a national grant award from the Shubert Foundation, the South Carolina Theatre of…

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A Sense of the Midlands

  May 29, 2014

By Tom Poland If you missed the South Carolina Book Festival earlier in May, you missed a good time. The festival yields insight into authors, their books, and why and…

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Indie Craft Parade Extends Boundaries

  May 29, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – Indie Craft Parade announces it will host its fifth annual festival this fall and for the first time, expand its territory for qualifying artists. This juried show recognizes excellence…

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Newberry Opera House Guild to Host Shag & Line Dance

  May 21, 2014

  Music by THE HEADLINERS! The Newberry Opera House Guild is delighted to announce that it will host a Shag and Line Dance on May 31st. The public is invited to participate in this…

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University of South Carolina home to Pat Conroy’s archive

  May 19, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Pat Conroy’s archive, which includes handwritten manuscripts of his 11 books, family scrapbooks and personal diaries packed with story ideas, poems and musings, now belongs to the University…

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Reunion of Friends at SC Book Festival

  May 14, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – When the South Carolina Book Festival begins on May 16, there were be a reunion of two friends who haven’t seen each other in forty-four years.  “It was…

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Artists’ Passions Lead to Beauty

  May 9, 2014

  By Tom Poland May 9, 2014   And We’re the Better for It   Author’s Note: None of the photos here appear in Reflections of South Carolina, Vol. 2.…

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The Art of Small Town Values

  May 8, 2014

  By Joan Brady May 9, 2014   A recent visit to Lake City’s second annual Artfields visual arts competition and festival was intended to be a pleasant opportunity to…

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Five After Five Gets Groovy with Abbey Road LIVE!

  May 5, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – This Thursday, May 8, 2014, Five After Five invites fans to relive the British Invasion of the 1960’s with the grooviest hits of the Beatles performed by…

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Columbia to Consume 10,000 Pounds of Louisiana Crawfish

  May 1, 2014

Advance Tickets to Rosewood Crawfish Festival Still Available COLUMBIA, SC – May 1, 2014 – The Greater Rosewood Merchants Association (GRMA) will host the 10th annual Rosewood Crawfish Festival this…

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Carnivalesque

  April 4, 2014

Who: CarnivalesqueWhen: April 11th-April 12thWhere: 84 1/2 Society Street Charleston, SC 29401Tickets: General Admission $25/General Admission + After Party $35/VIP $45Contact: www.thresholdrep.org  [email protected] 843-277-2172 CHARLESTON, SC – April 11th-April 12th, 2014 – Carnivalesque, Charleston’s vaudeville-style performance troupe…

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Carnivalesque- Vaudeville Revival

  December 12, 2013

CHARLESTON, SC – December 31, 2013 WHO: CarnivalesqueWHAT: Vaudeville Revival preformed by CarnivalesqueWHERE: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 84 1/2 Society Street, Charleston, SC 29401WHEN: December 31, 2013 8:00pmPARKING: There is a…

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Fete to sponsor Greenville Record Fair

  November 25, 2013

GREENVILLE, SC – DECEMBER 7, 2013   What:   Greenville Record Fair 2013 When: Saturday, December 7, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: The Handlebar,304 East Stone Avenue, Greenville, SC…

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Theatre SC presents Chekhov's Three Sisters November 15-23

  November 1, 2013

Theatre SC Opens Charming Chekhov Classic Three Sisters November 15Theatre South Carolina  will present the Chekhov classic Three Sisters at the University of SC’s historic Longstreet Theatre November 15 –…

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Indie Grits Film Festival Seeks Film Submissions

  October 22, 2013

COLUMBIA, SC – October 21, 2013 – Indie Grits Film Festival, the Southeast’s premier film and culture festival for DIY media-makers in Columbia, S.C., is seeking film submissions in five…

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Karaoke Smackdown

  October 15, 2013

CHARLESTON, SC – October 15, 2013 – Two of Charleston’s youngest and most buzz-worthy theatre companies, What If? Productions and Threshold Repertory Theatre, are teaming up for a monthly event…

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Fiddler on the Roof

  October 1, 2013

  WHO: Threshold Repertory Theatre WHAT: Fiddler on the Roof; book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick  WHERE: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 84 1/2 Society Street,…

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The First Novel Prize is back!

  September 4, 2013

COLUMBIA, SC – September 4, 2013 – The South Carolina Arts Commission, Hub City Press and The Humanities CouncilSC announce a call for submissions for the biennial South Carolina First Novel…

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The First Novel Prize is back!

  September 4, 2013

COLUMBIA, SC – September 4, 2013 –  The South Carolina Arts Commission, Hub City Press and The Humanities CouncilSC announce a call for submissions for the biennial South Carolina First…

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The First Novel Prize is back

  September 4, 2013

COLUMBIA, SC – September 4, 2013 –  The South Carolina Arts Commission,Hub City Press and The Humanities CouncilSC announce a call for submissions for the biennial South Carolina First Novel Prize. Guidelines, eligibilty requirements and…

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Carnivalesque September 14

  August 23, 2013

Date: September 14, 2013Time: 8:00pm and 10:30pmLocation: Threshold Repertory Theatre84 1/2 Society StreetCharleston, SC 29401Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 day of. Vaudeville Revival CHARLESTON, SC – September 14, 2013 –…

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Two Midlands artists named SC Arts Commission Fellows

  July 3, 2013

COLUMBIA, SC – July 3, 2013 –  Robert F. Lyon and Herbert Robbie Robertson, both of Columbia, have been awarded Individual Artist Fellowships by the South Carolina Arts Commission Board.…

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Twelfth Night at the Rep July 25th through August 11th

  June 18, 2013

June 18, 2013 WHO: Threshold Repertory Theatre WHAT: Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare WHERE: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 84 1/2 Society Street, Charleston, SC 29401 WHEN: July 25th through August 11th…

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