Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.

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

Theater

Québec City-based circus company, Machine de Cirque makes its Spoleto Festival USA debut with the US premiere of La Galerie, an ode to creativity. Here is what you should know: Seven acrobats and an electrifying musician visit a monochrome art gallery when suddenly, a creative […]

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Taking a step (or eight) beyond the headlines, Obie Award-winning Dael Orlandersmith portrays eight radically different characters in Until the Flood, a play derived from real conversations with Ferguson community members following the 2014 shooting of teenager Michael Brown. Here is what you should know: Orlandersmith […]

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The Festival’s longstanding tradition of presenting exceptional theatrical productions at Dock Street Theatre continues in 2022.  Irish theatre producer Landmark Productions brings the U.S. Premiere of The Approach to the stage over the course of 11 performances and here is what you should know: This 65-minute […]

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Storm Large takes over Festival Hall with an eclectic program of punk rock, jazz, and pop for a night of reimagined classics and original compositions backed by a vocal powerhouse. Here is what you should know: With a career spanning more than three decades, Storm […]

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The 41st season may be coming to a close but there are still plenty of chances to experience the magic of the Festival during closing weekend. Don’t miss your chance to see these world-class performances in the Holy City through June 11. Hailed as “comedic brilliance” […]

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