WHAT: The location for Spoleto Festival USA’s Opening-Night Fête has been revealed: Edmund’s Oast. The party follows Compagnie Hervé Koubi’s performance at the Charleston Gaillard Center and celebrates the beginning of the 2019 Festival. Guests are invited to toast this extraordinary dance company and enjoy cocktails, dinner prepared by Executive Chef Bob Cook, live music, dancing, and the company of artists and patrons.
WHEN: May 25, 2019, at 8:30pm
WHERE: Edmund’s Oast, 1081 Morrison Dr.
HOW: Interested attendees should call 843.720.1114 for tickets or click HERE.
Spoleto Festival USA
Founded in 1977, Spoleto Festival USA is an annual 17-day performing arts festival in Charleston, South Carolina, that presents leading artists in classical and popular music, opera, jazz, dance, and theater. With a mission of showcasing programs of the highest artistic caliber, the Festival also maintains a dedication to young artists, a passion for contemporary innovation, and an enthusiasm for providing unusual performance opportunities for established artists. In the more than four decades since its inception, the Festival has established itself as one of the world’s leading festivals, presenting more than 200 world or American premiere productions.
The 2019 season takes place May 24 – June 9 in various locations on the downtown peninsula, including the Dock Street Theatre, College of Charleston Cistern Yard, and the Charleston Gaillard Center.
Spoleto Festival USA is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.