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SC Arts Commission Open House at Spoleto

The South Carolina Arts Commission is turning 50! Visit our Open House at the Charleston Gaillard Center June 3 from 1 – 5 p.m. during the Spoleto Festival USA and join the celebration with family-friendly activities, local arts performances and exhibits. Admission is free.

The event will feature a display of the ABC (Arts in Basic Curriculum) Project Umbrellas, which were created by 67 ABC sites around the state, and poetry by South Carolina Poet Laureate Marjory Wentworth and South Carolina Poetry Out Loud champion Janae Claxton, a student at Charleston’s First Baptist School.

Scheduled to perform:

  • Adande African Dance Company
  • Charleston Academy of Music
  • Ashley Creative Arts Unichorus
  • Chamber Music Charleston
  • Charleston Jazz
  • Lowcountry Voices
  • Smalls Institute for Music & Youth Leadership
  • D’Jaris Whipper Lewis

Exhibitors and/or children’s activities:

  • Yo Art
  • Smalls Music Lab
  • Engaging Creative Minds
  • S.C. Arts Foundation Zendoodle Coloring Stations
  • Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival Association

The 50th Anniversary Celebration is a joint project of the S.C. Arts Commission and the S.C. Arts Foundation.

Find out more about other 50th Anniversary events here.