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Press Room

Welcome to Spoleto Festival USA’s online press room for members of the media who are covering Festival productions or events.

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact the Festival Press Office at [email protected] or call Jenny Ouellette at (843) 720-1137.

Click HERE to access the online photo gallery. Images are downloadable at various resolutions and noted with credit information.

2018 Press Releases

June 22, 2018: Former Festival Piano Will Now Serve SC Governor’s School Students
June 13, 2018: Spoleto Festival USA’s 42nd Season Ends with Second-Highest Ticket Sales in Festival History
May 11, 2018: The 2018 Festival Poster Features Painting by David Hockney
May 7, 2018: The War and Treaty to Play Wells Fargo Festival Finale before The Lone Bellowse
May 4, 2018: Additional Performance Media Alert: Backbone
April 27, 2018: Opening-Night Fête Location Announced
April 26, 2018: Announcing New Outreach and Education Endeavors for the 2018 Season
April 23, 2018: Spoleto Salon Series Begins May 1
April 9, 2018: Full Program Details for 2018 Bank of America Chamber Music
April 6, 2018: Seventh Annual Mary Ramsay Civic Award Luncheon on Friday, April 13
March 28, 2018: Details for Celebration: The Art of the Pas de Deux Honoring Jerome Robbins
March 20, 2018: Spoleto Festival USA Voted “South’s Best Festival” by Southern Living
March 5, 2018: Locals Weekend Offers 40 hours of 40 Percent Savings for Charleston Residents
February 14, 2018: Additional Performance: Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
February 7, 2018: Annual Auction Details Plus a Preview Event
January 7, 2018: Spoleto Festival USA 2018 Season Announcement

Institutional Information

Spoleto Festival USA Overview
About the 2018 Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra

Artistic Leadership:
Nigel Redden, Spoleto Festival USA General Director
John Kennedy, Resident Conductor and Director of Orchestral Activities
Joe Miller, Director of Choral Activities
Geoff Nuttall, The Charles E. and Andrea L. Volpe Director of Chamber Music

2018 Media Information

Media Ticket Policy
The deadline for media ticket requests has passed. Please email [email protected] with any questions.