Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.

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

DANCE FOR YOUR EARS

You go to dance performances to delight your sense of sight, right? Well, yes, but Spoleto Festival USA dance programs are also a treat for your ears. Two phenomenal dance companies debut this weekend, both with enticing soundtracks coupled with scintillating choreography, sure to please […]

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Welcome to the ninth installment of the Quick Fact blog series! These posts are meant to give you a bite-size overview of performances you’ll find in the 2014 Festival season. Each post in the series includes who,what, when, where, and why. We’ll even throw in some images and videos to sweeten […]

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Time Magazine has called Angelique Kidjo “Africa’s premier diva.” The BBC has included her in its list of the continent’s 50 most iconic figures. In 2011 The Guardian listed her as one of their Top 100 Most Inspiring Women in the World. She was the […]

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Rosanne Cash talks about the motivation and meaning behind her recent recording, The List. “I went on the road with my dad when I eighteen…and we started talking about songs. He mentioned a song and I said, ‘I don’t know that one.’ He mentioned another one, […]

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