Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.
Delve deeper into the stories that make up the fabric of the Festival.
As we’ve started to return to the office in preparation for the 2022 Festival, things have been merry and bright at Spoleto HQ. Everyone’s in the holiday spirit, so we asked a few of our artistic directors and festival producers to share some favorite tunes […]Read More
Need some gift inspiration for the performing arts lovers on your list? There’s a little something Spoleto for everyone on your list, and we’ve got you covered with our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide.Read More
Did you see the news? Today, Spoleto Festival USA announced opera programming for 2022, the first taste of what’s ahead for the upcoming Festival season. And it was a big announcement. This spring, we’re reimagining a night at the opera and inviting you to grab […]Read More
On June 13, 2021, Spoleto Festival USA announced the appointment of Mena Mark Hanna as the Festival’s new General Director. Hanna comes to Spoleto from Berlin’s Barenboim-Said Akademie, where he was Founding Dean and Professor of Musicology and Composition. In his new role, Hanna will […]Read More
The making of Spoleto Festival USA’s 45th season was featured on the SCETV program Palmetto Scene: “SC Loves Festivals. In the episode, Festival Director of Production Mike East’s team builds the new venue Rivers Green prepares College of Charleston’s Cistern Yard for evening concerts. Also […]Read More