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Shakespeare’s Globe | Audience Choice

Date: May 23, 25, 27, 30, June 1, 4, 6, 8

Venue: Dock Street Theatre

“Audience choice” shows invite ticket-holders to collectively choose between Twelfth Night, The Comedy of Errors, or Pericles; the versatile cast of eight will immediately launch into the winning play!

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Shakespeare’s Globe | Pericles

Date: May 27, June 2, 9

Venue: Dock Street Theatre

This little-seen romance submits its hero to a series of tragedies that culminate in something quite the opposite.

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Shakespeare’s Globe | The Comedy of Errors

Date: May 26, 29, June 1, 7

Venue: Dock Street Theatre

A hectic tale of violent cross-purposes and frenzied slapstick.

Theater

Shakespeare’s Globe | Twelfth Night

Date: May 24, 31, June 5, 8

Venue: Dock Street Theatre

A combination of cruelty, high comedy, and the pangs of unrequited love.

Artist Talks

Spoleto Salons

Date: April 30, May 7, and 14

Venue: 14 George Street

The Spoleto Salons aim to illuminate elements of the 2018 Festival, offering fascinating behind-the-scenes perspectives from various creative personnel.

Other Search Results: “Globe”

  • Where to Enjoy the 2019 #SpoletoSips

    Looking for a pre-show beverage or an after-show refresher? Spoleto Festival USA has partnered with 23 Charleston restaurants to create Spoleto-inspired cocktails that will appear on menus through June 9. Stop by any of these hot-spots to get an elevated Spoleto experience with these cleverly […]

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  • Getting to Know Brandi Carlile

    Brandi Carlile—the risk-taking, try-it-all, rock-and-roll, Americana, singer-songwriter, and guitarist—will take the stage with her full band at College of Charleston TD Arena on Memorial Day (Monday, May 30 at 8:30pm) during the Festival’s 40th season. Here are some facts you may or may not know about […]

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  • Two Theaters, United by Purpose—and Fire

    As we anticipate the coming of Shakespeare’s Globe to the 43rd season of Spoleto Festival USA, we began reflecting on the similarities between Charleston and London. While our Southern city—though steeped in history—may not seemingly measure up to that of London, both locales do have a […]

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  • News Bulletin #2

    AWARDS & ACCOLADES FOR 2015 ARTISTS: Tenor Joseph Dennis, who will sing in the world premiere of Paradise Interrupted at this year’s Festival, has been named one of five winners of the 2015 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. The event has helped to propel the […]

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  • Getting Ready for Spoleto 2019: Recommended Reading

    What better way to do a deep dive into Spoleto’s 2019 season than by reading some of the original works that inspired the shows or biographies about the artists themselves? We’ve compiled a short list to bring to your local library—or you can follow our […]

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  • Quick Facts | Shen Wei Dance Arts

    Welcome to the sixth installment of the 2015 Quick Fact blog series. These posts aim to give you a bite-size overview of performances you’ll find at the Festival this season. Each post in the series includes who, what, when, where, and why. We’ll even throw in some […]

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  • Performer Profile: Salome’s Melanie Henley Heyn

    You may not know her name yet, but Melanie Henley Heyn is a star in the making—and singing the title role in this season’s all-new production of Richard Strauss’s Salome. Born in a small town in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Henley Heyn studied at Manhattan School of Music Manhattan […]

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  • Spoleto Staffers Pick their Week 2 Best Bets

    Seven days remain in the 43rd Spoleto Festival USA, but there’s still a full week jam-packed with performances in opera, theater, physical theater, dance, music, and jazz. And while Festival staffers are hard at work behind the scenes, we’re also just as eager as you […]

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  • 2015 SFUSA Dance Program

    Today, April 29, 2015, is International Dance Day! To celebrate, we’ve highlighted the amazing dance programs/companies coming to the 2015 season of Spoleto Festival USA. TRISHA BROWN DANCE COMPANY Trisha Brown Dance Company has been at the forefront of postmodern dance for the past 45 years. This […]

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  • Festival Friday Radio | Charles Lloyd Quartet

    Festival Friday Radio is a new weekly blog series in which we will share playlists for your listening pleasure.  While you wait for the 2017 Festival to begin, tune in every Friday to hear these hand selected lists that will include top 10 songs by 2017 Spoleto Festival USA musicians, […]

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  • Top 10 Reasons to Attend Spoleto Festival USA This Season

    Brochures have been mailed, the website has been launched, and tickets to the 2014 season of Spoleto Festival USA are officially ON SALE! With so many fantastic performances, knowing where to start can be tricky. Our suggestion? Just go for it! And just in case […]

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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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  • 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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  • 40 for Friday | GRAMMY Winners

    Throughout the last 40 seasons of Spoleto Festival USA (2016 included), thousands of accomplished singers, songwriters, and musicians from across the globe have graced Festival stages with captivating performances. Many of these artists are recipients of prestigious awards, such as the MacArthur Foundation “genius grant,” the National Endowment for the Arts […]

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  • 40 for Friday | Artists’ Home Countries

    For Spoleto Festival USA’s last 40 seasons, accomplished artists from across the globe have come together to make this 17-day Festival a diverse and exciting affair. From Argentina to Wales, here are 40 countries that past and present performers call home: Argentina Australia Austria Brazil Cambodia Canada China Cuba Czechoslovakia […]

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  • News Bulletin #1

    Paradise Interrupted designer and director Jennifer Wen Ma will not only make a garden grow on stage in May with the world premiere of the new opera, she has brought creative life to the center of downtown Pittsburgh this month as part of the city’s […]

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  • 40 for Friday | Memories from behind the scenes

    Have you ever wondered what happens before the curtain rises or after it falls? Or have you ever wanted to know what visiting artists do when they aren’t performing on stage in front of Festival audiences? These moments—let’s categorize them all as behind-the-scenes—are part of […]

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