Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary to hold Art for Faith’s Sake celebration

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary (LTSS) invites campus and community members to attend its Art for Faith’s Sake Celebration, scheduled for Thursday, March 3. The event will feature the dedication of the Fred and May Reisz Art Gallery as well as two performances of Witnesses, a dramatic Gospel interpretation by Reverend Jonathan…
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Harbison Theatre Presents dance ensemble work Ruins on Feb. 27

Insiders within the Midlands performing arts scene know Terrance Henderson well, but audiences at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College will get to know the award-winning choreographer and performer much more deeply during a one-night-only production of his new, evening-length dance piece for ensemble, Ruins, on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. Ruins is the official 2015-2016…
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Puttin’ on the Ritz Senior Talent Show on March 19

The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with the Greenview Park Senior Club to host the Puttin’ on the Ritz Senior Talent Show scheduled for Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 2 p.m. The showcase will feature the many talents of local seniors age 55 and older. Performance categories include: vocal, instrumental, dance, comedy, drama, rap,…
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Tickets Available Now for Palladium Society Chili Cook-Off 2016

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 10, 2016)—Bring your appetite to the The Palladium Society Chili Cook-Off presented by Music Farm Columbia on Saturday, Feb. 27, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Music Farm Columbia in the Vista. The 18th annual Chili Cook-Off features a variety of chili recipes for tasting, judging by local celebrities, and cash prizes…
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Harbison Theatre to host ‘Broadway Back Together’ on March 5

[caption id="attachment_1202" align="alignleft" width="300"] Broadway Back Together by Adelphi[/caption] What happens on Broadway doesn’t stay on Broadway. Four of New York City’s brightest stars are taking a night off from their packed schedules to visit Columbia, S.C., to share songs and stories from their incredible careers in a one-night-only, live performance at Harbison Theatre at…
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Hannah Davis Joins ArtFields in Lake City as Director

LAKE CITY, S.C. (February 11, 2016) – ArtFields, an annual competition that draws the Southeast’s most talented artists and art enthusiasts to Lake City for a nine-day celebration of art and community, announces Hannah Davis as its new director. With extensive experience in management and planning, Davis will lead the ArtFields team and further the…
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Southeastern Rodeo Association’s Black Rodeo returning to Columbia May 21

COLUMBIA, SC – The Southeastern Rodeo Association’s Black Rodeo is returning to Columbia, SC on Saturday, May 21 at 7:30 PM.  The rodeo has been a favorite pastime of families for decades and this one will feature professional cowboys performing phenomenal feats of skill as they compete for $8,900 in prize money, in categories such…
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Science & Math Governor’s School Student Art Exhibition opens March 6

Hartsville, SC -The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics' (GSSM) Art in the Interim and Open Art Studio student artwork will be on exhibition at the Drs. Bruce and Lee Foundation Library’s Morris Gallery, March 6 – April 17, 2016, in conjunction with National Youth Art Month. The opening reception for the exhibit…
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Columbia Open Studios to be held April 2-3

Feb. 3, 2016 (COLUMBIA, SC)— The number of artists who will open their studios for Columbia Open Studios, presented by the nonprofit 701 Center for Contemporary Art (701 CCA) on April 2 and 3, 2016, has risen by 70% from last year, making this year’s tour the largest yet. The free, self-led driving tour will…
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