International Piano Series Presents Soyeon Kate Lee

First prize winner of the 2010 Naumburg International Piano Competition and the 2004 Concert Artist Guild International Competition, Korean-American pianist Soyeon Kate Lee will close the 2015-16 season of the International Piano Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts. Lee has been lauded by The New York Times as a pianist with […]

By the Way, Meet Vera Stark

Presented by the College of Charleston department of theatre and dance, “By the Way, Meet Vera Stark” is a contemporary, biting comedy by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage. Although her award-winning plays deal with a variety of subject matters in vastly different circumstances, each of her stories focuses on a strong woman. “By the Way, Meet Vera Stark” is […]

CofC Vocal Virtuosos in Concert, April 11

The 2nd Monday Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present a concert featuring virtuoso singers on April 11, 2016. Professors from the College’s music department will perform a variety of works that span the baroque, classical and romantic vocal repertoire: selections by George Bizet and Giacomo Puccini, selections from The Messiah by George Frideric […]

Seven Music and Vocal Performance Majors Take Honors at Singing Competition

Seven College of Charleston music and vocal performance majors have been nominated to compete in the National Student Auditions competition of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS). These Cougars were among the 460 students from the Mid-Atlantic region of NATS who competed at the Regional Student Auditions held March 18-19, 2016, at the College of […]

Simons Medal of Excellence Awarded to Robert A.M. Stern

The Historic Preservation and Community Planning Program in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present the Albert Simons Medal of Excellence to Robert A.M. Stern for outstanding work in design, historic preservation, and education. A conversation with Stern about his career and experiences will take place on Tues., April 5, 2016, at 6:00 p.m., at the […]

Dance Concert Highlights Student Choreography/Performance

The Department of Theatre and Dance in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present the dance concert, “Chapel Moves!”. The annual concert features original dances by some of the department’s most talented students.  Exploring themes such as beauty, communication, and loss, the choreographers have created an evening of dance showcasing the diversity […]

Oboe-Piano Concert Featuring Zachary Hammond

The 2nd Monday Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present a concert by Zachary Hammond (oboe) and Robin Zemp (piano). The concert will include Three Concert Études by Silvestrini (unaccompanied), Canzonetta for Oboe and Strings by Samuel Barber, Oboe Concerto (C minor) by Alessandro Marcello and Morceau de Salon by Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda. DETAILS:  The […]

‘Beethoven Forever’ Chamber Music

Charleston Music Fest (CMF), part of the College of Charleston’s CofC Concerts series, will present a night of intimate chamber music on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Anna Rabinova (violin) of the New York Philharmonic will share the stage with College of Charleston faculty duo Natalia Khoma (cello) and Volodymyr Vynnytsky (piano). Having performed together for over 15 […]

Multiple Tony Award-Winning Musical “The Secret Garden” Takes Stage

Co-presented by the College of Charleston’s department of theatre and dance and department of music, “The Secret Garden” is a compelling musical for the whole family. This enchanting classic of children’s literature, written by Frances Hodgson Burnett in 1911, is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Marsha Norman.  Winner […]

International Piano Series Presents Robert McDonald

Award-winning pianist Robert McDonald will present the third concert in the 2015-16 season of the International Piano Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts. On Tuesday, February 16, McDonald will perform a variety of works spanning from baroque to impressionist piano repertoire. Selections will include Prelude and Fugue in B Major, BWV […]