Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

College of Charleston’s Halsey Institute of Art receives $1 million gift

[caption id="attachment_22490" align="alignleft" width="400"] (L-R) College of Charleston President Glenn F. McConnell, Jennifer A. Chalsty, Deborah Chalsty, Mark Sloan, Director and Chief Curator, Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art.[/caption] This fall, the College of Charleston received a $1 million endowment in support of The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, announced Mark Sloan, the Halsey’s director and…
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A. Roger Ekirch to discuss history book at Charleston Author Series

Join us Wednesday, March 1 at noon for Blue Bicycle Books Charleston Author Series luncheon at High Cotton, with renowned Professor of History, A. Roger Ekirch discussing his latest book, American Sanctuary: Mutiny, Martyrdom, and National Identity in the Age of Revolution. Ekirch is an award-winning author, a former Guggenheim Fellow and a Professor of…
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Pure Theatre to stage ‘Our Mother’s Brief Affair’ starting March 10

CHARLESTON, SC  - Friday, March 10th, 2017, marks the Pure Theatre opening of Our Mother’s Brief Affair by Richard Greenberg. Described as “sparkling and exquisite” by The New York Times,  Our Mother’s Brief Affair brings us to the story of Anna, who, on the verge of death for the umpteenth time, makes a shocking confession…
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Meyer Vogl Gallery to host abstract exhibit starting March 3

The date to save is Friday, March 3. Meyer Vogl Gallery will be going abstract, debuting new works by Charleston artists Marissa Vogl and Susan Altman and California painter Sandy Ostrau. This will be Ostrau’s first time to show her work in Charleston. The exhibition, called Raw, features oil paintings that capture the artists’ raw…
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