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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 […]

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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 perform 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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Choral music has long been one of the Festival’s most cherished traditions, from anchoring opera productions to filling Charleston’s historic churches with song. At the helm of the Festival’s choral activities is Joe Miller, who has led the Westminster Choir for the past 14 years. […]

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In the last few seasons, many of Charleston’s top bars and restaurants have created delectable signature cocktails, perfect for pre- or post-performance sipping. For the Spoleto Sips campaign, each restaurant chose a performance from that season’s lineup and used its title or theme as inspiration […]

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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 practice? What’s in their ovens? How do the folks who inspire us so much stay […]

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