Dinner Theatre Series
The Cultural Arts Department hosts Dinner Theatre programs for adults, with a holiday themed presentation in December and Valentine's themed presentation in February. The performances has proven to be a popular program for couples and groups. Guests are served a candlelit dinner at 7:00pm, then sit back to watch lively programs by professional performers while enjoying dessert and tea/coffee. Programs are scheduled to take place on Friday evenings in Montague Terrace at the North Charleston Coliseum.
Children’s Theatre Series
Tri-county schools, daycares, and families are welcome to enjoy the exciting presentations in our Children’s Theatre Series, featuring local and touring theatre troupes, dance groups, storytellers, and more. Performances take place in December, February, and March or April. A special Summer Children’s Theatre Series is presented in June and July. Performances are scheduled to take place in the North Charleston Performing Arts Center Auditorium beginning at 10:00am and last for approximately one hour.
MLK Tribute Jr. Concert – Healing: the Promise of MLK's Legacy
Lowcountry Voices, a 70 voice choir under the dynamic direction of Nathan L. Nelson, will honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through music in Healing: the Promise of MLK's Legacy. Featuring spirituals, Gospel, and other inspirational music, the concert underscores the importance of Dr. King’s vision and teachings in today’s world and the challenge to keep his legacy alive. Free tickets can be picked at the North Charleston Cultural Arts Department office at North Charleston City Hall (2500 City Hall Lane) and St. Matthew Baptist Church -OR- received via mail by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to Tickets/City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department, PO Box 190016, North Charleston, SC 29419-9016 by Friday, January 6, 2017. Lowcountry Voices, a multicultural 501(c)3 performing arts organization, is based in North Charleston and draws its members from across the Lowcountry. For more information, visit lowcountryvoices.com.
Free w/ advance ticket.
St. Matthew Baptist Church
2005 Reynolds Avenue, North Charleston
Saturday, January 14, 2017
North Charleston Farmers Market Concerts
The 2017 North Charleston Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from May 4 through October 26 from 3:00 to 7:00pm at Felix C Davis Community Center, 4800 Park Circle. The market offers an abundance of fresh, locally grown produce, and features art & craft vendors, food trucks, specialty foods, kid's activities, and entertainment. Enjoy live music by groups and individuals during each market from 4:30-6:30pm.
For more information, call (843) 740-5848 or email Ann Simmons.
To become a vendor, review the Farmers Market Rules & Regulations and complete and submit an Application.
Musicians interested in performing may submit a proposal to be considered for a slot during the 2017 North Charleston Farmers Market. Proposal forms are available on the Applications & Registration Forms page.
2017 North Charleston Farmer’s Market Entertainment Schedule
May 4 - Chris Dodson (3-4pm) & Blues Deluxe Duo (4:30-5:30pm) - expanded entertainment c/o 2017 North Charleston Arts Fest
May 11 - Chaquis Maliq - melodic blues, grooves, soul & jazz
May 18 - Johnny Emil - country blues, folk and bluegrass
May 25 - Shrimp City Slim - Lowcountry blues
June 1 - Thomas Champagne - pop rock, reggae, funk
June 8 - Chuck "The Cat Morris" - traditional blues harmonica
June 15 - TBD
June 22 - TBD
June 29 - Jeff Houts – classic rock, folk, alternative, and reggae
July 6 - Steve "OJ" Hardy - beach music and shag dance radio mix
July 13 - Chris Dodson - rock, jazz, R&B
July 20 - TBD
July 27 - Thomas Champagne - pop rock, reggae, funk
August 3 - Mark Schuler - acoustic soloist, American
August 10 - Shrimp City Slim - Lowcountry blues
August 17 - John Emil - county blues, folk and bluegrass
August 24 - Mark Jackson - soul-filled covers and originals
August 31 - Wayne Daws - jazz and rock
September 7 - Chaquis Maliq - melodic blues, grooves, soul & jazz
September 14 - Jay Miley - heart and soul, rock
September 21 - Ted McKee- solo acoustic guitar, country
September 28 - Stefanie Potter - folk and soul originals
October 5 - Johnny Emil - country blues, folk and bluegrass
October 12 - Thomas Champagne Duo - pop rock, reggae, funk
October 19 - Steve "OJ" Hardy - beach music and shag dance radio mix
October 26 - Stefanie Potter - folk and soul originals