College of Charleston SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Recent and Upcoming News + Events

Jan/Feb 2021 Events

Tues. 1/19: Ranky Tanky performs as part of the “We Are One” Biden/Harris inaugural event.
ICYMI: Videos of vocal and orchestral performances presented by the Dept. of Music
Ongoing | Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art exhibition (HICA): Geolocation by artist duo Nate Larson & Marni Shindelman
Wed. 1/20 | Arts Management + CofC Office of Diversity: Art of Diversity: Creative Growth for Social Change
Thur. 1/21 | HICA Artist Lecture: Geolocation with Nate Larson & Marni Shindelman
Fri. 1/22 | | Student pianist/violinist/budding musicologist Eric Pickford to present lecture/recital (Zoom meeting ID: 946 5381 3425)
Tue. 1/26 | HICA Meet the Maker: Jibade-Khalil Huffman
Thur. 1/28 | College of Charleston Alumni Awards (several SOTA alumni to be honored – The Young Alumnus Award, George Patrick McLeer, Jr. ’10 (Arts Management); Distinguished Alumna Award, Donnetta Grays ’99 (Theatre); The Alumni of the Year Award, Ranky Tanky (Music): Quentin Baxter ’98, Clay Ross ’98, Kevin Hamilton ’95, Quiana Parler ’01, and Charlton Singleton
Thur. 1/28 | CofC Day (annual day of giving)
Fri. 1/29 & Sat. 1/30 | CofC Stages Theatre Devised Performance: In Other Words: A Century’s Reflections
Thur. 2/4 | HICA Talk: Maps, Politics, and Graphic Design: A talk with Scott Reinhard
• Wed. 2/10 at 6pm | “Bewitched, Bothered, and Bewildered: Utopia, Dystopia, and Magical Thinking in Renaissance Europe” hosted by Gibbes Museum of Art, featuring CofC faculty panelists Jason Coy (History), both Jessica Streit and Nathaniel Walker (Art & Architectural History)
Fri. 2/12 & Sat. 2/13 | CofC Stages Theatre Radio Play: Last Train to Nibroc by Arlene Hutton
Thur. 2/18 | HICA Panel Discussion: The Technologies of the Everyday


Recent School of the Arts News

Fanfare magazine (March/April edition) interviewed music faculty member Robert Taylor and gave four rave reviews of the latest CD, So Hallow’d the Time, by his professional Taylor Festival Choir
• Publicity in progress: The Seoul International Indie Film Festival has officially selected a short film, with music scored by faculty member Yiorgos Vassilandonakis and performed by CofC musicians Philip Lipton and Eric Pickford, among others