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6:05 am on Monday May 14, 2012

Marcus Amaker shares poetry, art in new book

Image by ProvidedMarcus Amaker, labeled an "all-around Renaissance guy" by the Charleston City Paper and "one of Charleston's most unique" by Charleston Magazine, has released his fourth poetry book. The 112-page collection, "the present presence,"...
4:10 am on Sunday May 29, 2011

Photos and winners from the Piccolo Spoleto sand sculpting competition

Image by Flickr user KayVee.INC While there were a good bit fewer entries this year (it's hard to compete with a record turnout) into the Piccolo Spoleto Sand Sculpting Competition, there was no shortage of enthusiasm (or creativity). The Post and...
5:37 am on Saturday May 30, 2009

City Gallery presents 'Revelation of Process' (updated with images)

Image by Flickr user ChrysImage by 20090522-gallery.jpg Update May 30: Flickr user Chrys has some nice imagery of the show, which is also shown above. Update May 23: Missed these reviews. The Charleston City Paper has a review of the show, as does...
5:10 pm on Thursday May 28, 2009

Checking out the Piccolo outdoor arts exhibition

Image by Geoff Marshall/The DigitelImage by mariongallery.jpg Grab an embedable version. The Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Juried Art Exhibition is at Marion Square for the duration of Spoleto and is always good look around. Get more coverage in our...
8:18 am on Wednesday May 27, 2009

A Fringe performance: 80's Blank Tape

Image by Geoff Marshall/The DigitelImage by 80stape.jpg Many people will know of Charles Ross for his One Man Star Wars show which is playing at this years Piccolo Spoleto -- and in previous years too. But this year he has brought back another show...
4:56 am on Saturday May 23, 2009

It's a Piccolo Posse at Theatre 99

Image by Geoff Marshall/The DigitelImage by maryk.jpg You're not confused that there are in effect three seperate festivals running at the moment, are you? The big player Spoleto, runs alongside Piccolo Spoleto and Piccolo Fringe. And here at...
10:34 am on Monday May 18, 2009

Come to Piccolo Spoleto's green block party

Image by Piccolo SpoletoImage by 20090518-block.jpg Piccolo Spoleto is hosting the eco-friendly, admission-free block party Break It Down Now! at the U.S. Custom House on Saturday, May 30, from 7 to 11 p.m. Live bands and entertainment, an...
3:14 am on Sunday April 26, 2009

Third annual Spoleto Sneak Preview coming

Image by Spoleto Festival USAImage by 20090426-spoleto.jpg Come learn about the history of the events and what's in store for this year. -- Image from "Don John."A sneak preview of the Spoleto USA and Piccolo Spoleto Festivals is coming on Tuesday,...
5:05 pm on Monday May 19, 2008

An Afternoon of Porgy and Bess

Back by popular demand, after standing-room only performances the past two years, D'Jaris Whipper-Lewis, soprano, and Warnell Berry, tenor/baritone, will be joined by Richard Blakeney, lyric tenor, and accompanied by some of Charleston's finest...
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