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Delve deeper into the stories that make up the fabric of the Festival.

May 2014

DANCE FOR YOUR EARS

You go to dance performances to delight your sense of sight, right? Well, yes, but Spoleto Festival USA dance programs are also a treat for your ears. Two phenomenal dance companies debut this weekend, both with enticing soundtracks coupled with scintillating choreography, sure to please […]

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OPERA GLOSSARY

Begun by a composer—Gian Carlo Menotti—whose operas are performed across the globe, Spoleto Festival USA is well known for its opera programming, which consists of new productions created and built in Charleston—a rarity in the world of opera productions. All three 2014 Spoleto Festival USA […]

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Welcome to the twelfth installment of the Quick Fact blog series! These posts are meant to give you a bite-size overview of performances you’ll find in the 2014 Festival season. Each post in the series includes who, what, when, where, and why. We’ll even throw in some images and video to […]

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Welcome to the eleventh installment of the Quick Fact blog series! These posts are meant to give you a bite-size overview of performances you’ll find in the 2014 Festival season. Each post in the series includes who, what, when, where, and why. We’ll even throw in some images, audio, and videos […]

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