Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Columbia Classical Ballet Set to Perform ‘Cinderella’

Who: Columbia Classical Ballet What: Columbia Classical Ballet’s second performance of 2016 will be the vintage classic and always stunning “Cinderella”. When: February 26th, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.; Educational Outreach, February 25 & 26, 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. Where: Kroger Center for the Arts – 1051 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29201 For more information and…
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Benedict College events to celebrate Black History Month

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24 BOOK DISCUSSION (Read and discuss African American History) A discussion of popular African American contemporary novels as well as non-fiction historical works will be covered.  A description of each book, questions, discussion topics, and author biographies will assist the group in having a stimulating and interesting discussion.  For more information, please call…
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Historic Columbia Announces New Lunch and Learn Series in March

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 18, 2016)—Historic Columbia announces a new a lunchtime Lunch and Learn series on Wednesdays, March 2, 9, and 16, at the Robert Mills Carriage House from noon to 1:00 p.m. This month looks at the history behind tourist homes in Columbia, the Robert Mills House as a seminary, and Arthur and Moore’s…
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Big Freedia Headlines Indie Grits Concert at the River

COLUMBIA, S.C. (February 18, 2016)—Indie Grits Film Festival, the Southeast’s premier film and culture festival in Columbia, S.C. for DIY media-makers announces that Big Freedia will headline the Indie Grits Concert at the River, on Saturday, April 16. In celebration of the 10th annual Indie Grits (April 14-17, 2016), the River Concert, and all other…
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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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