Category Archives: The Arts

“Ben Butler” at Cannon Street Arts Center

February 3 – February 12, 2022March 3 – March 12, 2022 When an escaped slave shows up at Fort Monroe demanding sanctuary, General Benjamin Butler is faced with an impossible moral dilemma—follow the letter of the law or make a … Continue reading

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Gibbes to Exhibit Smithsonian Collection of Works by William H. Johnson

The Gibbes Museum of Art will present its major spring exhibition, Fighters for Freedom: William H. Johnson Picturing Justice, from January 21 until August 7, 2022. This exhibition brings together 28 paintings by the South Carolina born artist, which have not been seen together for … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events on Kiawah Island

The Town of Kiawah Island Arts Council is offering the following events: Art Film Series – Big Eyes Friday, January 21, 2022Kiawah Island Municipal Center 2:00 – 4:00 pm No Tickets Required Join us for a screening of Big Eyes, a 2014 … Continue reading

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Sign Up for SIPOA Arts & Crafts Show

SIPOA 35TH Annual Arts & Crafts Show Saturday, February 19, 2022 – 10:00 am – 4:00 pmSunday, February 20, 2022 – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Exhibitors Wanted! Seabrook Island is lucky to be home to many artists, craftsmen, photographers, … Continue reading

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Gibbes Museum in January

The Gibbes Museum of Art has some exciting programming happening in the month of January to kick off the new year. See below for events and programs happening this month. Programming: Improvised: A Hip Hop Experience, January 7, 2022, 6:00 – 8:00 … Continue reading

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January at the Charleston Museum

The Charleston Museum includes two historic homes, the Joseph Manigault House and the Heyward-Washington House. Tours for both historic houses are on the half hour from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Saturday and noon to 5:00 pm Sunday. … Continue reading

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Chamber Music at the Dock Street Theater January 9

Chamber Music Charleston presentsChamber Music of Franck and MahlerSunday, January 9, 2022, at 3:00 pmDock Street Theatre Chamber Music Charleston returns to the historic Dock Street Theatre for an exceptional program featuring great works of the chamber music repertoire featuring … Continue reading

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Kiawah Arts Council Presents Liquid Pleasure Jan 14

Don’t’ miss the opportunity for a night of great music. The Town of Kiawah Island Arts Council once again presents Liquid Pleasure, with their Motown big band feeling. Get down and boogie on Kiawah Island as Liquid Pleasure ignites the … Continue reading

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Charleston Jazz Presents Season 14

Charleston Jazz Orchestra is gearing up for Season 14. This season will feature guest artists Camille Thurman for an evening of jazz standards, the Buena Vista Legacy Band for a Cuban celebration and Sean Jones for a Miles Davis tribute. … Continue reading

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Opera 101 at The Sandcastle, Kiawah Island

A sequel to Opera Light (hosted by the late Dr. John Benzel) and Exploring Opera (Ms. Shellagh Emmott), this newly designed, weekly (Tuesdays, 2-4:00 pm) Opera 101 series activity at The Sandcastle will include Italian, French, German and Russian works, … Continue reading

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SIAG January Guest Artist Esther Piazza Doyle

Scratch Art Artist Esther Piazza Doyle will be the featured artist at the Seabrook Island Artists Guild meeting at The Lake House, January 18, at 1:30 pm. Esther Piazza Doyle, a multi-talented artist, will demonstrate scratch art at the January … Continue reading

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Reminder: January is Museum Mile Month

Looking for a last minute gift idea? During the month of January 2022, Charleston’s distinguished cultural sites will once again come together for Museum Mile Month. Those who purchase a Museum Mile Month pass will be able to enjoy access to thirteen participating sites. Passholders can spend an entire … Continue reading

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