Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.

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

May 2020

During what would have been Spoleto Festival USA’s 44th season, we’ve spoken with several artists who were slated to arrive in Charleston about their weeks in quarantine. How do they practice? What’s in their ovens? How do the folks who inspire us so much stay […]

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In past seasons, the weeks leading up to the start of the Festival are some of the most anticipated: artists bound for Spoleto begin to arrive in Charleston, and the city swells with a vibrant artistic energy. This year however, artists are tasked with staying […]

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During what would have been Spoleto Festival USA’s 44th season, we’ve spoken with several artists who were slated to arrive in Charleston about their weeks in quarantine. How do they stay motivated to practice? What’s in their ovens? How do the folks who inspire us […]

Read More