‘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 […]

Charleston Music Fest Quartet to Perform Romantic Favorites

The 2nd Monday Series will host Charleston Music Fest, both part of the College of Charleston School of the Arts, for a night of intimate chamber music on February 8. Marta Krechkovsky (violin) and Randolph Kelly (viola), who both are members of the Pittsburgh Symphony, will join graduates of the renowned Moscow Conservatory Natalia Khoma (cello) and Volodymyr Vynnytsky […]

Arts Abound | Spring 2016 Events Calendar

With events ranging from fully-staged, professional theatre productions to scholarly lectures on historic preservation/community planning, the College of Charleston School of the Arts offers numerous public arts experiences for well-seasoned patrons and curious novices alike. Throughout the academic year, the school presents a robust season of CofC Concerts, arts management sessions on navigating the music industry, theatre + dance […]

Revel in Renaissance Music and Feast with the Madrigal Singers

The Department of Music in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present the 2015 “A Yuletide Madrigal Feast,” on Thursday, Dec. 3, Friday, Dec. 4, and Saturday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m., in the Alumni Memorial Hall of Randolph Hall on the College of Charleston campus, 66 George St. The award-winning College of […]

CofC Orchestra: ‘Star Wars’ + Tchaikovsky

The College of Charleston Orchestra will perform selections from “Star Wars” composed by John Williams, and works by Tchaikovsky – our orchestra’s Gaillard Center debut! Volodymyr Vynnytsky will perform on piano. Yuriy Bekker is the conductor of the orchestra. Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23, Mvt. I Tchaikovsky, Capriccio Italien, […]

‘To the Rock That Is Higher’ Staged Reading

The Department of Theatre and Dance believes new work is stimulating and necessary. New play development initiatives are designed to take vibrant and promising scripts through an intensive process involving research, rewrites and on-your-feet explorations with the provision of student artists and audiences who have a strong sense of community. We invite you to a […]

CofC Theatre Parallels Tragic War Incidents From Different Times

The Department of Theatre and Dance at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will stage “Ajax in Iraq,” directed by faculty member Mark Landis. Written by Ellen McLaughlin, the play’s central figure, “A.J.,” is a female member of a forward deployed U.S. Army unit in Iraq. A.J. has been in combat, has fought with valor, […]

Pianist Vassilis Varvaresos to Share Enormous Talent on Stage

Born in Thessaloniki, Greece in 1983, award-winning pianist Vassilis Varvaresos will perform a variety of works from the classical and romantic piano repertoire. Selections will include Sonata in F major, K. 332 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata no. 2 op. 36 in b-flat major by Sergei Rachmaninoff and Ouvertüre zu Tannhaüser S.442 by Franz Liszt, […]