Spoleto Today Archive
May 24, 2013Tristan Sturrock: Mayday Mayday
Tristan Sturrock's 2006 performance as Tristan and Yseult made him a festival favorite. This year, his one-man show, Mayday Mayday, is highly anticipated.
May 24, 2013John Hull: Judging the Piccolo Spoleto Craft Show
Chair of the Art Department at the College of Charleston, John Hull, will be judging Piccolo Spoleto's craft show.
May 24, 2013Sandra Nikolaejevs of Chamber Music Charleston
Fresh from her Carnegie Hall debut with the other musicians of Chamber Music Charleston, Sandra Nikolaejevs shares what she's looking forward to at Spoleto.
May 24, 2013Geoff Nuttall, Director of the Spoleto Chamber Music Series
Geoff Nuttall, artistic director of the Spoleto Chamber Music series, tells us what's to look forward to in this year's programs. Geoff is also first violinist of the St. Laurence String Quartet, the Chamber Music Series' Quartet in Residence.
May 24, 2013Saxophonist Eli Degibri
Israeli saxophonist, composer, arranger, and bandleader Eli Degibri joins Marcus Overton to discuss his program for the Festival.
May 23, 2013Lee Pringle: The Wind and the Mockingbird
Lee Pringle, producer of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Gospel Choir's performance of The Wind and the Mockingbird, talks about his inspiration for the piece.
May 23, 2013Behind the Garden Gate
This year's Spoleto Festival features a self-guided tour of thirteen Charleston private gardens. The tour is presented by the Charleston Horticultural Society and the Garden Conservancy.
May 23, 2013Spoleto Festival USA General Director Nigel Redden
General director of Spoleto Festival USA Nigel Reddin discusses why Charleston is the best place in the world to have a festival and how Spoleto has changed the quality of Charleston's theaters.
May 23, 2013Steven Schick, Pecussionist
Steven Schick will make Spoleto history this year by becoming the first percussionist to be featured in the Chamber Music Series at Spoleto Festival USA.
May 23, 2013Charleston Symphony Orchestra’s Concertmaster Yuriy Bekker
Yuriy Bekker, CSO concertmaster and the director of the College of Charleston's orchestra, visits the studio and shares what he's excited to see at the Festival.