Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

CMA Chamber Music on Main marches on

WHAT: Program: CMA Chamber Music on Main Music plus art equals a magical experience with this critically acclaimed chamber concert series featuring new artistic director Andrew Armstrong. Amy Schwartz Moretti on violin, Raphael Bell on cello, Bharat Chandra on clarinet, and Armstrong on piano play works from Debussy, Elgar, Martinů, and Brahms. CMA Chamber Music…
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Meade Agency In Production For New Artfields Documentary Film

Lake City, SC – Meade Agency Professional Video Production, based out of Charleston and Florence, SC, in partnership with the Darla Moore Foundation, is pleased to announce the launch of production for ArtFields: The Documentary. This 53-minute motion picture film will highlight the ArtFields competition and the town of Lake City, SC. The film is…
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Auntie and Andy

Two Related Local Artists Exhibit Together Two local artists who are related by marriage and creativity will exhibit their separate works in side-by-side galleries at West Main Artists Co-op March 3-31. Co-op member Andy Donnan will exhibit a collection of acrylics, pastels, and oils on canvas depicting branded condiments, other food-related items, and his work…
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Trustus Theatre Staff Members Awarded With Two Prestigious SC Theatre Association Awards

Trustus Theatre’s Artistic Director and Education Director recognized for outstanding contributions to South Carolina Theatre COLUMBIAS, S.C.—Trustus Theatre is proud to announce that Artistic Director Chad Henderson and Company Member Martha Hearn Kelly have been honored by the South Carolina Theatre Association with two prestigious awards. Henderson was awarded The Founders Award, and Kelly was…
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The Dancer-Illusionists of MOMIX Return to Center Stage at Harbison Theatre in VIVA MOMIX on Saturday, February 23

Surreal, wonderous, and massively creative Combining illusion, beauty, magic, fun, and inventiveness, VIVA MOMIX features everything that is MOMIX. Recognized internationally for presenting work of exceptional innovation and physical artistry, MOMIX is a company of dancer-illusionists under the direction of Moses Pendleton, one of America’s most innovative and widely performed choreographers and directors. VIVA MOMIX is a collection of the…
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Stage Play Shines Light On Mental Illness And Health

COLUMBIA, S.C. - January. 28, 2019- -- Playwrights Danny L & Dee Dee M. Scott shines a light on mental illness and mental health in their upcoming stage play, My Husband's Woman. Playing Tapps Arts Center 1644 Main Street., Columbia South Carolina 29223 on Saturday, March 2ndth, 2019. My Husband's Woman shares the tale of…
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Tour Nearly 70 Artists’ Spaces During Columbia Open Studios, April 6-7, 2019 Explore local artwork, studios in weekend-long event presented by 701 CCA

Feb. 14, 2019, (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Columbia Open Studios, presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Art, welcomes nearly 70 local artists for the free, self-guided driving tour of artist studios spanning the City of Columbia, S.C. and Richland and Lexington Counties. This year’s event is Saturday, April 6 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.) and Sunday,…
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Meet The Author: Derrick Barnes At Richland Library

Award-Winning Children's Book Centers on Childhood Barbershop Trip WHAT: Meet the Author: Derrick Barnes WHEN: 2:30 - 4 p.m., Saturday, February 16 WHERE: Richland Library Main 1431 Assembly St., Columbia, SC 29201 WHO: Free & open to the public In celebration of Black History Month, join Richland Library for Meet the Author: Derrick Barnes from…
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Columbia Museum of Art March 2019 Calendar

Jackson Pollock: Mural On view through May 19, 2019 Jackson Pollock’s 20-foot-wide Mural changed the destiny of modern art. Not only did it catapult Pollock into the spotlight, but it also brought audacious new scale and experimentation to Abstract Expressionism. Through advanced technical imaging, conservators learned how the painting was created, and visitors are in for a…
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