Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Building The Wall Comes To Trustus Theatre

When reality becomes the unimaginable... COLUMBIA, S.C. – Trustus Theatre brings Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning Playwright Robert Schenkkan’s newest political thriller play, Building the Wall, to the Side Door Theatre October 6-14, 2017 for its Southeastern premiere. Directed by Jim O’Connor, this play explores the contemporary times that we live in and the potential…
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Columbia Musicians Combine Resources to Build Successful Business

[caption id="attachment_11584" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pictured (l-r): Marty Fort, Jr. and Jay Matheson[/caption] Columbia-Two Columbia area musicians have been playing music for years and realized they should partner to expand their businesses. Thomas “Marty” Fort, Jr., owns Columbia Arts Academy, LLC, and Jay Matheson owns the Jam Room Recording Studio. The two musicians decided to partner…
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2017 Rooftop Bar Fall Concert Series Unveiled

The Rooftop Bar at Poseidon is excited to announce the lineup for our Fall Concert Series. The fantastic musicians of The Spazmatics, Austin Winkler (Voice of Hinder), Broadcast 90, Deas Guyz, and Silicone Sister will take the stage throughout this Fall at the Rooftop Bar. All concerts are for ages 21+ with the exception of…
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SC Film Commission Awards Production/Training Grants

Columbia, SC -- The South Carolina Film Commission has announced the selection of three South Carolina short films for their Indie Grants program. Funding the projects creates training environments for emerging crew and professional development opportunities for South Carolina filmmakers and other artists. The Indie Grants is the only one of its kind in the…
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Halloween Fest October 27 at Sherman College Chiropractic Health Center

What: Join us as we celebrate Halloween at the Sherman College Health Center Trick-or-treating, family fun, food truck, candy and games! Who: Everyone is welcome – bring the whole family! When: Friday, October 27, from 5:30-7 p.m. Why: Good food, good fun, and good company Where: Sherman College of Chiropractic Health Center 2020 Springfield Road,…
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Educators, Docents, Staff, and Volunteers Celebrated at the Columbia Museum of Art’s Annual Meeting

[caption id="attachment_11469" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Board president R. Scott McClelland presents the President’s Award to Cathy Love for her service to the CMA.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. – On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, the Columbia Museum of Art highlighted its commitment to education, culture, and community by presenting awards for outstanding educational service and museum volunteerism. The Mac Arthur…
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South Carolina State Fair Early Bird Ticket Window opens

September 25, 2017 (Columbia, SC) –  Advance discount and ride tickets and Pepsi Grandstand concert tickets for this year’s South Carolina State Fair are on sale at the fair’s Early Bird Ticket Window. The Early Bird Ticket Window will be open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. through Sept. 30 and again Oct. 2-6. Tailgaters at the University of…
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ABC COL Social hosts Oyster Roast and Corn Hole Toss

Wednesday, September 27 Enjoy Oysters, Chili and Beverages while we play Corn Hole Toss and listen to Music. Turn in at Simmons Street and park in the back. Bring Tools! (We are taking tool donations to be used and donated at our Habitat for Humanities Volunteer day on, Saturday, Oct. 14)
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Wild in Wonderland an Exhibition by Lauren Chapman

Tapp’s Arts Center is pleased to announce its next exhibition, Wild in Wonderland, new works by Lauren Chapman. Presenting a magical world of feminine wild release, Chapman has created an immersive environment for viewers to experience the visual delight and seductive quality of pattern, texture and the human figure as it relates to play and empowerment. In…
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