The 2021 season of Spoleto Festival USA will take place May 28 to June 13. Programming will be announced April 5, 2021. Please read this note to our audience for more information.

Special Events

Gala XLV

Date: May 22

Venue: Virtual

Join us in celebrating 35+ years of past Festivals under the leadership and artistic vision of General Director Nigel Redden ahead of his retirement later this year. This retrospective journey will highlight the artists that have shaped the Festival and Nigel’s enduring impact.

Artist Talks

Exploring Omar Discussion Series

Date: March 9

Venue: Virtual

Presented by Spoleto ETC (Engaging the Community), this discussion series featuring expert panelists and moderators will expand on the historical context and cultural significance of Rhiannon Giddens’s newly commissioned opera, Omar. Free Event

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