Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Great Composers of Romantic Era are Highlight of SC Phil Masterworks Concert

COLUMBIA, S.C. – On Saturday March 10,, 2018, 7:30 PM at the Koger Center for the Arts, the South Carolina Philharmonic (SCP) audience will enjoy an evening of blockbuster classical selections by two of the romantic era’s most prominent composers: Frederic Chopin and Johannes Brahms. The program will open with a popular overture by Wolfgang…
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Explore Local Art, Meet Local Artists During Columbia Open Studios, April 7-8 70 artists participating in event presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Art

Explore Local Art, Meet Local Artists During Columbia Open Studios, April 7-8 70 artists participating in event presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Art Feb. 14, 2018, (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — The eighth annual Columbia Open Studios — a free, self-guided driving tour of artist studios presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Art (701 CCA) —…
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MC Lyte to headline 2018 World Famous Hip-Hop Family Day

Columbia, SC (February 8, 2018) – In the world of hip-hop, generations of women have proven they are talented, strong, and fearless. This year’s Love, Peace & Hip-Hop festival is themed All Hail the Queens, honoring female artists who paved the way, changed the game, and transformed the genre into an empowering outlet for women…
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The Beatles take over CMA Jazz on Main

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art presents A Jazz Celebration of The Beatles, the third concert in the 2017 – 2018 season of CMA Jazz on Main. On Friday, February 23, at 7:30 p.m., the Noel Freidline Quartet takes on the Fab Four in an evening that masterfully reimagines some of the iconic…
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Midlands Artists Premiere Original Work, Misery is Optional – Recollections of Recovery, at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College

Two theatre veterans pen hope-filled play with ensemble of local actors and include MTC students in pre-production talkback Theatre patrons of the Midlands know Dewey Scott-Wiley and Christine Hellman well, but audiences at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College (HT@MTC) will get to know this award-winning team much more intimately during the premiere of their…
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Valentine’s Cinema Returns to Harbison Theatre at MTC with Sabrina plus Dinner & Date Night Giveaway

This year, the ever-popular “Valentine’s Cinema” event returns to Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College (HT@MTC) with Sabrina, on Saturday, February 10beginning at 7 PM. HT@MTC is offering a giveaway for five lucky winners featuring tickets to the screening, plus dinner for two courtesy of Homegrown Hospitality, which includes Kaminsky’s Dessert Café, Liberty Tap Room, Liberty on the Lake,…
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Becoming An Award-winning Author

Kimberla Lawson Roby Shares Personal Journey at Richland Library WHAT: Meet the Author: Kimberla Lawson Roby WHEN: 2 - 4 p.m., Saturday, February 10 WHERE: Richland Library Main 1431 Assembly St., Columbia, SC 29201 WHO: Free & open to the public As Richland Library celebrates Black History throughout the month of February, join us from…
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Historic Columbia Announces February 2018 Events

COLUMBIA, S.C., Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 – Historic Columbia’s February calendar of events is full of exciting programs and events, including a Lunch & Learn roundtable series, a Mann-Simons Site volunteer training, President’s Day tours at the Woodrow Wilson Family House and the 20th annual Chili Cook-Off at the Music Farm. The full February calendar…
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