Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Date announcement: Columbia Open Studios

We wanted to give you a heads up that Columbia Open Studios, presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Arts, is happening Sat., April 7 - Sun., April 8, 2018. Mark your calendar for the free, weekend-long, self-guided tour of artists' studios across Columbia, Richland and Lexington counties. More to come on participating artists and details…
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Retrospective shines light on one of America’s greatest photographers

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art proudly presents the major spring exhibition Seen & Unseen: Photographs by Imogen Cunningham, a retrospective showcasing one of the most influential and innovative photographers in the history of the genre, on view from Friday, February 2, through Sunday, April 29, 2018. The exhibition features 60 of Cunningham’s…
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New Exhibit: From Here to Timbuktu Returns to EdVenture Children’s Museum

Columbia, SC- January 19, 2018 - Children will have a chance to learn about West African culture, language, and geography when From Here to Timbuktu: A Journey through West Africa opens at EdVenture on January 20, 2018. The exhibit takes visitors on a journey through three of West Africa's geographic regions- the coastal region, the…
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FatRat Da Czar announces date for 2018 World Famous Hip Hop Family Day

COLUMBIA, SC – January 16, 2018 – Coming off the heels of a show-stopping performance at Columbia’s Music Farm this weekend with rap icon Slick Rick, South Carolina’s godfather of hip-hop FatRat Da Czar announces the date for 2018’s World Famous Hip Hop Family Day. Hitting Columbia’s Main Street the second weekend in April, this…
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Beethoven takes center stage at CMA Chamber Music on Main

[caption id="attachment_13040" align="alignleft" width="300"] Violinist James Ehnes. Image credit: Benjamin Ealovega.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. – The 16th season of CMA Chamber Music on Main continues on Tuesday, January 30, with a concert consisting solely of works by quintessential composer Ludwig van Beethoven. Featuring world-renowned cellist and artistic director Edward Arron and intimately set in the museum's…
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Seen and Heard: A Photography Exhibition presented by WREN 2/1/18-2/22/18

Tapp's Arts Center is delighted to announce a partnership with WREN (Women's Rights and Empowerment Network) in presenting the first installation of their exhibition series, Seen and Heard. Featuring photography and portraiture by a diverse group of women, gender minorities, and girls from across the Midlands region, the exhibition will open on February 1st and…
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A Bright Room Called Day opens at Trustus Theatre January 19

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Trustus Theatre is continuing their Season 33 theme, Eyes Open, with their upcoming production of A Bright Room Called Day by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tony Kushner. At the beginning of 1932 in Germany, the political landscape has begun to shift as the Nazis win control of the parliament for the first time.…
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