Welcome to the Spoleto Festival USA journal.

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

Storm Large

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Chanteuse and musical sensation Storm Large mixes the Great American Songbook with pop hits, jazz standards, and punk rock for performances that are one part saucy, one part spicy, and nonstop sizzle.

Music in Time

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In a program at once meditative and exhilarating, works by current composers invite us to consider and reframe our sonic and social sensibilities.

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Defying categorization, the compositions of pianist Fabian Almazan match ideally with the dynamic superstar bassist and composer Linda May Han Oh. This intimate and experimental duo explore sonic possibilities as their musical sensibilities align.

Machine de Cirque

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Breathtaking stunts and live music illuminate this showcase of dizzying feats that are at once playful, poetic, and perilous.

Until the Flood

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A one-woman tour de force from Dael Orlandersmith links eight distinct characters, all reacting to traumatic events that ignite a national movement.