Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.

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

Festival News

Take part in our donor pre-sale! The full program for the 40th season of Spoleto Festival USA will be announced on Sunday, January 3. This exciting announcement will be followed by a 9-day pre-sale for Festival donors (please see below for ticket availability based on contribution […]

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There’s no denying that Charleston is home to excellent food. For locals and visitors alike, it’s an ideal destination to experience a sampling of the Lowcountry’s finest or a taste of international cuisine; the selection is diverse and the quality is unparalleled. We reached out to […]

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Can you believe the Festival begins in just two weeks? If you are a local who still needs tickets, then we hope to see you this weekend for SPOLETO SUNDAY. This Sunday, May 10 (also Mother’s Day), the Festival is offering an opportunity for locals to score special savings on […]

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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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SFUSA 2015 Poster

The official poster of the 2015 Festival season is here! This year’s poster was created by Italian artist, Ugo Nespolo, the set and costume designer for SFUSA’s production of Francesco Cavalli’s baroque opera Veremonda l’amazzone di Aragona. Nespolo, who is based in Turin, Italy, says he wanted […]

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