Open Stage Door

Every year, the Festival’s Open Stage Door program distributes complimentary tickets to a variety of Festival performances. Community-based organizations, social service agencies, and other non-profit groups serving the greater Charleston area are invited to request complimentary tickets by submitting a brief application describing their services.

2024 Open Stage Door performance offerings and application will be available in March. 

In past seasons, Spoleto Festival USA has provided more than 800 complimentary tickets to the following groups:

Ansonborough House – Association for the Blind – Florence Crittenton Programs of South Carolina – Haven Family Development Center – Hope Lodge of Charleston – Humanities Foundation – Jenkins Youth& Family Village – My Sister’s House – Our Lady of Mercy Outreach – Summerville High School –  The Canterbury House – Trident Technical College – We are Family – Windwood Farm for Children – CHOICES Women’s Center – HEART Inclusive Arts Community – Mental Health HEROES – Center for Heir’s Property Preservation – Reading Partners