EVENTS



Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol"

Posted on 28 Nov 2018 19:30:00
Category: Dock Street Theater

C elebrate the warmth of the holidays with Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim, and the spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future in Charleston Stage’s original and imaginative take on Dickens’s immortal classic. A Christmas Carol is the show that always puts you in the Christmas spirit. Christmas card sets, hundreds of colorful costumes, a live orchestra, and a professional cast will help ring in your holiday season. This spectacular production is filled with visual marvels and special effects—including flying spirits and a ravishing holiday musical score.

2018-19 Season Tickets Now On Sale! Single Tickets for "A Christmas Carol" Go On Sale September 24!

Of Mice and Men

Posted on 17 Oct 2018 19:30:00
Category: Dock Street Theater

Oct 17 - Nov 4 2018, Charleston Stage - In Residence at the Historic Dock Street Theater presents: "Of Mice and Men"

Nobel Laureate, John Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play is a portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship. Set on a California ranch in the 1930’s, Of Mice and Men chronicles a few days in the lives of two migrant workers, George Milton and Lennie Small. While trying to make a better life for themselves in the desperate days of the Great Depression, they find work at last and with their earnings begin to dream of a ranch of their own

2018-19 Season Tickets Now On Sale! Single Tickets for Of Mice and Men Go On Sale September 24!

Kristin Chenoweth

Posted on 6 Oct 2018 19:30:00
Category: The Gaillard Center

Emmy Award® and Tony Award® winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth’s career spans film, television, voiceover and stage. In 2015, Chenoweth received a coveted star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2009, she received an Emmy Award® for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in “Pushing Daisies.” In 1999, she won a Tony Award® for “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” and she was also nominated for her original role of Glinda the Good Witch in “Wicked” in 2004. Chenoweth has been nominated for two Emmy Awards® and for a People’s Choice Award® for her role on “Glee.”  

Prints In Clay

Posted on 15 Sep 2018 19:30:00
Category: The Gaillard Center

The Charleston Gaillard Center presents a powerful evening of African-American Spirituals sung by mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges, accompanied by an instrumental septet and choir with Musical Director and Commissioned Arranger Wycliffe Gordon. The program will be accompanied by a two-day photographic exhibit on The Slave Dwelling Project. This program is presented in partnership with Historic Charleston Foundation.
American mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges, known for her “rich, dark, exciting sound” (Opera News) is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after talents of her generation. A native of Lakewood, Washington, she earned her Master of Music degree from Curtis Institute of Music, and her Bachelor of Music degree in vocal performance from the Manhattan School of Music.

Lowcountry Jazz Festival: Day Two

Posted on 2 Sep 2018 19:30:00
Category: The Gaillard Center

The Lowcountry Jazz Festival, South Carolina’s premiere annual Smooth Jazz event, celebrates its 10th Anniversary in 2018 in a dynamic new venue – the Charleston Gaillard Center – and with a stellar lineup of superstar artists and up and coming instrumentalists and vocalists. The festival continues its Labor Day weekend tradition, kicking off Saturday, September 1.
The 2018 headliners include chart-topping genre icons, saxophonist Boney James, pianist David Benoit, acoustic guitarist Marc Antoine, electric guitarist Nick Colionne, keyboardist Brian Simpson and saxophonist Eric Darius. Also featured are rising flutist Althea Rene, R&B/jazz singer-songwriter Selina Albright, and saxophonist Jazmin Ghent. More talent is set to be added in the coming weeks and months.

Lowcountry Jazz Festival: Day One

Posted on 1 Sep 2018 19:30:00
Category: The Gaillard Center

The Lowcountry Jazz Festival, South Carolina’s premiere annual Smooth Jazz event, celebrates its 10th Anniversary in 2018 in a dynamic new venue – the Charleston Gaillard Center – and with a stellar lineup of superstar artists and up and coming instrumentalists and vocalists. The festival continues its Labor Day weekend tradition, kicking off Saturday, September 1.
The 2018 headliners include chart-topping genre icons, saxophonist Boney James, pianist David Benoit, acoustic guitarist Marc Antoine, electric guitarist Nick Colionne, keyboardist Brian Simpson and saxophonist Eric Darius. Also featured are rising flutist Althea Rene, R&B/jazz singer-songwriter Selina Albright, and saxophonist Jazmin Ghent. More talent is set to be added in the coming weeks and months.

Mamma Mia!

Posted on 29 Aug 2018 19:30:00
Category: Dock Street Theater

Charleston Stage - In Residence at the Historic Dock Street Theater - brings the international, feel-good, smash hit musical Mamma Mia! to the Dock Street Theatre for the first time. Audiences have fallen in love with this rousing, sunny, and funny show, which has played to over 60 million people worldwide. The story opens on a Greek Island when a young girl, on the eve of her wedding, seeks to discover the identity of her father among three men from her mother’s past. As complications unfold, there are non-stop laughs, dazzling dance numbers, and ABBA’s magical hit songs including, “Dancing Queen,” “Money Money” and of course, the irresistible “Mamma Mia”!