Tag Archives: Musical Theatre

Arts Abound | Spring 2017 Events Calendar

With events ranging from fully-staged, professional dance and theatre productions to scholarly lectures on art and architectural history, 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 […]

CofC Opera to Perform Broadway + Opera Favorites

***RESCHEDULED for one night only, Friday, Oct. 21. at 7:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall CofC Concerts will present two performances of opera and musical theater titled, Venus & Mars – All Is Fair in Love and War, starring the College’s opera students. Directed by music faculty member David Templeton, the production will include classic songs like […]

Arts Abound | Fall 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 […]

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 […]

‘Assassins’ – Dark Comical Revue-Style Musical to Be Staged

The Department of Theatre and Dance in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present five-time Tony Award winner, “Assassins.” Stephen Sondheim (music/lyrics) and John Weidman (book) examine the motivations of the men and women who have killed – or attempted to kill – U.S. Presidents throughout history. John Wilkes Booth, Lee Harvey […]

Off-Broadway Cast of ‘Fun Home’ to Perform on April 21

ORIGINAL OFF-BROADWAY CAST OF ‘FUN HOME’ TO DELIVER CONCERT-STYLE PERFORMANCE HOSTED BY COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON THEATRE Hailed by The New York Times as a “beautiful heartbreaker of a musical, ‘Fun Home’ finds a shining clarity that lights up the night” in one of the best-reviewed productions of the year The Department of Theatre and Dance at the […]

CofC Theatre Presents Tony Award Winning ‘Spring Awakening’

The Department of Theatre and Dance in the College of Charleston School of the Arts invites you  to this ground breaking musical, which remakes Frank Wedekind’s turn of the century (1890s) play with a bold rock score by Duncan Sheik. A universal coming of age story, it explores with contemporary honesty teenage self-discovery and budding sexuality. […]

CofC Opera Presents Two Nights of ‘The Marriage of Figaro’

The College of Charleston Opera program in the College’s School of the Arts will present the sublime masterpiece “Le Nozze di Figaro” (“The Marriage of Figaro”). This comic opera by W.A. Mozart, will take audiences on a laugh-out-loud ride filled with schemes, masquerades and mistaken identities. The infamous Figaro, his bride-to-be Susanna, and the Countess conspire […]

Brush Up Your Shakespeare With Music

The College of Charleston Opera Program in the College’s School of the Arts will present “Brush Up Your Shakespeare,” a fast-paced performance featuring works and popular shows that use Shakespearean texts, such as Benjamin Britten’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” or are take-offs of his plays, such as Leonard Bernstein’s “West Side Story.” The show will […]

Robert Ivey Memorial

In honor of Associate Professor Emeritus Robert Ivey, the College of Charleston School of the Arts and the Department of Theatre will host a memorial and celebration of his life on Saturday, Aug 13th at 2:00 p.m. in the Sottile Theatre, 44 George Street.  Immediately following will be a reception in the Hill Gallery in the Marion and Wayland […]