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Jack McCray Tribute Video

Today would be Jack McCray's 65th birthday. In tribute to "Mr. Charleston," the Jazz Artists of Charleston and Organic Process Productions are releasing this inspiring video, previously screened only at the Jack McCray Tribute Concert on October 7th. McCray was an inspiration to all of the community, with his ...
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Review: Charleston Jazz Orchestra’s Jazz on the Stage

Review: Charleston Jazz Orchestra’s Jazz on the Stage

After a long day of professional development seminar, I headed to the Charleston Music Hall Saturday night for the Charleston Jazz Orchestra's performance of Jazz On The Stage, presented by the Jazz Artists of Charleston. With ...
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Congrats to Brad Ball, Charleston’s Newest Advance Sommelier!

Congrats to Brad Ball, Charleston’s Newest Advance Sommelier!

We are so thrilled for our good friend and resident wine writer Brad Ball who just received a massive seal of approval... Ball has joined the exceedingly elite distinction of Advanced Sommelier. So what does that mean? He has spent a ...
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Star Studded Art Extravaganza

Star Studded Art Extravaganza

World-renowned artists, champagne, hors d'oeuvres, live jazz, an excuse dress up…there are many reasons to attend the Star Studded Art Extravaganza on November 1 at 7 pm. Come visit the Hibernian Hall, located at 105 Meeting Street, to watch ...
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BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival unveils the 2013 poster–featuring artwork by Robert Lange!

BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival unveils the 2013 poster–featuring artwork by Robert Lange!

Last night, I had the privilege of joining the good folks of BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival on the rooftop of Upper King's newest gem Stars for a very special event. In years past, the Wine + Food poster was selected from a bajillion submissions in their ...
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Video: “Three Sisters” at Threshold Rep

Video: “Three Sisters” at Threshold Rep

Check out this trailer for Threshold Rep's latest production of Anton Checkhov's Three Sisters. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Wto95X_Rlo&feature=colike Sarah Wallis Craven stars as Olga, Haydn Harring as Masha, and Hannah Martin as Irina.  It's quite likely that I'll be check it out very soon for myself, so stay tuned for a review. --Stacy Huggins
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ACBA’s Fourth Annual The RED Party

ACBA’s Fourth Annual The RED Party

Mark your calendars! This Thursday, October 25, The American College of the Building Arts will be hosting the fourth annual RED Party fundraiser! Being the only college in the U.S. dedicated to the introduction of classic artisan building techniques, ACBA will be celebrating the educated artisan and raising ...
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Moogfest 2012

Moogfest 2012

Asheville, North Carolina’s Moogfest is holding its third annual music festival this year on October 26th-27th. Dubbed after the late Bob Moog, Moogfest commemorates the synthesizer pioneer and grandfather of electronic music. Featured are artists that possess his same love for music and avant-garde style. If the scenic Blue-Ridge ...
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Weekend Recap: Pulse, Poe, Puccini..phew!

Weekend Recap: Pulse, Poe, Puccini..phew!

This was an epic weekend, as per usual, in Charleston. Olivia participated in the Women of Wisdom III seminar with Jean Houston at The Sophia Institute, an intensive, weekend long seminar. Houston is considered a preeminent teacher, and these weekend seminars are reported to be life changing. I've not ...
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Charleston Named Number 1 City by Conde Nast Traveler (AGAIN!)

Thanks (Again) Y'all!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LeToRBl6YF0 There is no place like home. And when your home is Charleston, the rest of the world seems to think your home is the best around. Personally, I couldn't agree more. I love to travel, but the one thing that all my adventures have in common ...
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