Sep 14 – Sep 30 all-day
12:00 am
Town Theatre opens its centennial season with the classic production West Side Story – one of the most powerful love stories of all time. Beautiful melodies like “Tonight,” “Maria” and “Somewhere” are juxtaposed with fierce and fiery dancing in “America” and The Dance at the Gym. Town’s production coincides with the 100th birthday of Jerome Robbins, director/choreographer of the original...
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
Join Historic Columbia at Jubilee: Festival of Black History & Culture from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22. Now in its 40th year, this FREE outdoor festival brings musician, artisans, dancers and storytellers together to celebrate South Carolina’s black history and culture on the grounds of the Mann-Simons Site, located at 1403 Richland Street in downtown. Jubilee is a celebration...
Book Release @ Tapp's Arts Center
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Al Black, Southern Poet and Author, will be releasing his second book of poetry on Saturday, September 22 at 7:00 p.m. at Tapp’s Art Center, 1644 Main Street, Columbia, SC 29201. Black’s new book of poetry, Man With Two Shadows, is published by Muddy Ford Press and is dedicated to his father, Chester Earl Black (1923 – 2017). Al Black...
Sep 27 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
9:00 pm
Bandleader Mark Rapp will be performing live Jazz music at Pearlz Upstairz on Thursday, Aug. 30. from 9 p.m. until 11:59 p.m. His band consists of  guitarist Amos Hoffman, Dustin Retzlaff on bass and Brendan Bull on drums.
Rosewood Art and Music Festival @ Rockaway Athletic Club
Sep 29 all-day
12:00 am
Columbia, SC — Columbia’s micro urban festival, Rosewood Art & Music Festival is a nonprofit, one-day, free admission, outdoor festival. On Saturday September 29th 2018, thousands of visitors will descend into the Rosewood Neighborhood to enjoy a day filled with visual arts and multiple stages of live music and entertainment. Sit and listen, grab your dance shoes or simply enjoy...
Silence! The Musical @ Trustus Theatre
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm
Silence! The Musical @ Trustus Theatre | Columbia | South Carolina | United States
8:00 pm
*The unauthorized parody of The Silence of the Lambs* Music & Lyrics by Jon Kaplan and Al Kaplan, Book by Hunter Bell Directed by Jonathan Monk Music Direction by Randy Moore SHOWING: OCTOBER 5 – NOVEMBER 3, 2018 When Silence of the Lambs won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1992, the world never knew that it would become...
Peace in the Park @ Davis Field on USC Campus
Oct 7 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
Peace in the Park is an annual event presented by Interfaith Partners of SC and co-sponsored this year by Interfaith Initiatives USC to promote interfaith fun and friendship for all ages. Please join us for kid’s activities, an art gallery and interactive art projects, food, music, dance, and informational displays.
Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
9:00 am
Is there a cold war going on with your creativity? Has your artistic practice gone covert? We are going to thaw tensions and heat things up with the color RED, the second in our 3-part series exploring primary colors. Join Kathryn Van Aernum for a fun and engaging exploration utilizing watercolor and a palette of variations of red at City...
12:00 am
The 43rd Annual Craftsmen’s Classics Christmas Art & Craft Festival features original designs and work from hundreds of talented artists and craftspeople from across America. See the creative process in action as many exhibitors demonstrate throughout the weekend. There is something for every style, taste and budget with items from the most traditional to the most contemporary. This show is...