Art & Literature

PURE Theatre to open Southeast Regional Premiere of The Agitators by Mat Smart at the Cannon Street Arts Center

Friday, May 3, 2019, PURE Theatre opens the sixth production of their 16th Season: The Agitators by Mat Smart. Directed by PURE Theatre Artistic Director and Co-Founder Sharon Graci, the cast features Emily Wilhoit as Susan B. Anthony and PURE Core Ensemble Member, Michael Smallwood, as Frederick Douglass in this Southeast Regional Premiere and nominee…

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Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Itinerant Literate Books

Itinerant Literate Books will celebrate Independent Bookstore Day on April 27 for the first time at their Park Circle storefront, Itinerant Literate Bookstop. This year marks the retailer’s fourth year of participation in the nationwide event and first year as a brick-and-mortar store. Beginning as a market pop-up bookshop in 2015, Itinerant Literate launched its…

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OneUnited Bank Announces 9th Annual “I Got Bank” Youth Financial Literacy Contest

For National Financial Literacy Month, OneUnited Bank, the nation’s largest black-owned bank, is proud to announce its 9th Annual “I Got Bank!” Financial Literacy Contest where ten children will win a $1,000 savings account. The contest represents the best essays and art projects that embody the “I Got Bank!” theme. Students from across the country…

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Annual North Charleston Arts Fest Set for May 1-5

The annual North Charleston Arts Fest is now less than one month away, set to take place May 1-5. The celebration of arts and culture highlights the talents of national, regional, and local artists and performers in the areas of dance, music, theatre, visual arts, and literature. Performances, activities, and exhibits are scheduled to take place…

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Celebrate National Library Week with the Friends of the Library

National Library Week is April 7 through April 13 and the Charleston Friends of the Library are planning a month-long celebration of events that highlight the valuable role libraries, librarians and library workers play in transforming lives and communities. “Libraries are more than book repositories,” said Brittany Mathis, Executive Director of the Charleston Friends of…

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