Contemporary Charleston 2010 at City Gallery – Charleston, Sc

The City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs presents Contemporary Charleston 2010, a Piccolo Spoleto Festival Exhibition at the City Gallery at Waterfront Park. The public is invited to the opening reception in honor of the artists, on May 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. Sponsored by the City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs, Contemporary Charleston 2010 was curated by Erin … [Read more...]

MOJA Arts Festival in Charleston, SC 2009

MOJA Dance

It’s time again for the annual MOJA Arts Festival in Charleston. This is a celebration of African-American and Caribbean Arts. Nearly half of MOJA’s events are admission-free and the remainder are offered at very modest ticket prices. The upcoming festival is scheduled for September 24 – October 4, 2009. The MOJA Arts Festival includes visual arts, classical music, dance, … [Read more...]

Open Mic in Beaufort, South Carolina

Verbalicious: A spit fire Spoken Word Open Mic Set to satisfy your appetite. Hosted by spoken wordsmith LaShanta Ase, Verbalicious will be held at the Arts Council of Beaufort County on Saturdays, July 12th and 26th at 7:00 p.m. What is Spoken Word? Poetry and Prose in Motion. "It is like watching someone perform a rhythmic monologue," explained Ase. "But, an explanation of … [Read more...]

Sundown Poetry Series – Charleston, SC

2008 Piccolo Spoleto Festival presents Sundown Poetry Series: Barbara G. S. Hagerty Barbara Hagerty is a Charleston native, essayist, and poet whose work has appeared in many national, regional, and local publications. The author of two books on the cultural meanings and metaphors inherent in the bags we carry, she has an M.A. in Creative writing from the The Johns Hopkins … [Read more...]