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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.

Details regarding media ticket requests will be available in February.

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

2019 Press Releases

June 10, 2019: Announcing a World Premiere in 2020: A New Opera by Grammy Winner Rhiannon Giddens
June 13, 2019: The 2019 Festival Season in Summary
May 21, 2019: The 2019 Wells Fargo Festival Finale Details 
May 20, 2019: Where to Find All the Spoleto-inspired Libations During the 2019 #SpoletoSips Cocktail Campaign
April 29, 2019: The 2019 Spoleto ETC Outreach and Education Endeavors
April 1, 2019: The 2019 Bank of America Chamber Music Series Features 30 Composers, 22 Artists, and Four Mystery Pieces to be Revealed in Concert
March 6, 2019: Spoleto Festival USA offers 40 hours of 40% ticket savings for Charleston locals
February 28, 2019: The 2019 Poster Features Work of Los Angeles-based Painter Laura Owens
January 15, 2019: The Annual Auction, Benefiting the Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra, to Take Place at Highly Anticipated Hotel Bennett
January 15, 2019: Go Spoleto! Hotel-and-Ticket Packages Are Available
January 3, 2019: The 43rd season at a glance
January 3, 2019: Announcing the 43rd season of Spoleto Festival USA (full press release)

Media Ticket Information

2019 Media Ticket Policy
2019 Media Ticket Request Form
Recommended accommodations for visiting press

Institutional Information

Spoleto Festival USA Overview
About the Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
For writers: A guide to Festival branding and more

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

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