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May 2013

Excerpted from the Bristol Old Vic program book for A Midsummer Night’s Dream. “What angel wakes me from my flowery bed?” Delve into the murky dreams of our cast and crew… • • • WHAT IS THE MOST VIVID DREAM YOU CAN REMEMBER, AND WHAT DO YOU […]

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When Gian Carlo Menotti initially discussed Spoleto Festival USA with me in the early 1980s, the first name he mentioned was that of the Board Chair Ted Stern. Menotti, himself one of the most charming men I had ever met, marveled at Ted’s charm and […]

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Back by popular demand, twelve tips that will make you the most popular person at this year’s Festival. Tips Seven — Nine: Read other articles in this series: Chapter One: Tips One — Three Chapter Two: Tips Four — Six Chapter Four: Tops Ten — Twelve

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It’s Spoleto eve…

It’s Spoleto eve, like Christmas, the most wonderful time of the year in Charleston. For 17 days, the World’s Best City (thank you Conde Nast Traveler), hosts art lovers from across the globe to sip, savor, discover Charleston’s secrets, and revel in world class performances. […]

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Today’s blog comes from an Apprentice in the Marketing and Public Relations Department. Kate Butler is a rising senior at the College of Charleston majoring in English and Studio Art. We decided to capitalize on her talents and ask her to guest blog about some […]

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