Chapman Cultural Center Awards Grants to Spartanburg Nonprofits, Artists

Chapman Cultural Center Awards Grants to Spartanburg Nonprofits, Artists
Chapman Cultural Center, the leading local arts agency in Spartanburg County, awarded 20 arts, science, and humanities organizations and seven local artists a total of $621,200 at a public ceremony on June 12. In the last twenty-three years, through generous...

REVIEW: Ballet Spartanburg Bids Au Revoir to 50th Year with Momentous ‘An American in Paris

REVIEW: Ballet Spartanburg Bids Au Revoir to 50th Year with Momentous ‘An American in Paris
BY SANDY STAGGS ARTS CRITIC Ballet Spartanburg layers this celebrated expatriate story with divine dance, a jaunty Gershwin score, torch singers and even a can-can, all amongst the lightsome backdrop of the French capital. Artistic Director and choreographer Carlos Agudelo...

REVIEW: Ballet Spartanburg Shakes It Up in Four New Pieces that Champion the Power of Women

REVIEW: Ballet Spartanburg Shakes It Up in Four New Pieces that Champion the Power of Women
BY SANDY STAGGS ARTS CRITIC Ballet Spartanburg celebrated International Women’s Month this weekend with two tantalizing performances of its 9th annual Dansynergy program of original works that integrate dance with other art disciplines. “Celebrating the Power of Women” featured four...