Dinner Theatre Series
The Cultural Arts Department hosts Dinner Theatre programs for adults, with a holiday themed presentation in December and a Valentine or Black History month 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 Thursday or Fridays 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 touring theatre troupes, dance groups, storytellers, and more. Performances are scheduled to take place in the North Charleston Performing Arts Center Auditorium beginning at 10:00am and last for approximately one hour. The series consists of 3 performances that take place in November/December, February, and March/April.
Summer Children’s Theatre Series
A special Summer Children’s Theatre Series is presented in June and July. Performances are scheduled to take place in two locations (Northwoods Park & Recreation Center and Danny Jones Recreation Center) with two performance times (10:00am and 2:00pm) and last for approximately one hour.
MLK Tribute Jr. Concert – Hold Fast: I Dream a World
Lowcountry Voices, a multicultural and ethnically diverse choral performing arts organization, will pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at this annual musical celebration. This year’s concert takes its theme from Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech and Langston Hughes’ poem, “I Dream a World.” Under the dynamic direction of Nathan L. Nelson, Lowcountry Voices will offer a moving program of gospel songs, spirituals, and anthems to inspire the realization of those dreams. Free tickets for the concert 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 Wednesday, January 8, 2020. Doors open at 4:00pm. Non-ticket holders will be seated 15 minutes prior to performance pending availability. Will Call tickets may also be requested by e-mail through January 17 at TicketsLowcountryVoices@aol.com. For more information, visit lowcountryvoices.com.
Free w/ advance ticket.
St. Matthew Baptist Church, 2005 Reynolds Ave.
Saturday, January 18, 2020
5:00pm (doors open at 4:00pm)
North Charleston Farmers Market Concerts
The 2019 North Charleston Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from May 9 through October 31 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 5:00-7:00pm. Bendy Brewski offers free yoga each market from 6:00-6:45pm.
For more information, call (843) 740-5848 or email Maria Martin.
2019 North Charleston Farmer’s Market Entertainment Schedule
9 • Boss Hawg Trio – traditional and eclectic bluegrass
16 • Rene Russell – singer-songwriter, Americana Rock
23 • Chaquis Maliq – acoustic original folk-blues fusion
30• John Emil – country blues & folk on slide guitar
6 • Lindsay Holler – singer-songwriter, originals & covers
13 • Chris Dodson – acoustic versions of popular tunes
20 • Jay Miley – variety of classic covers
27 • John Emil – country blues & folk on slide guitar
4 • Market closed – Happy Independence Day!
11 • Rene Russell – singer-songwriter, Americana Rock
18 • Jeff Liberty – rock covers & originals with stomp box
25 • Lindsay Holler – singer-songwriter, originals & covers
1 • Thomas Champagne – funk, roots rock & island grooves
8 • Chris Dodson – acoustic versions of popular tunes
15 • Rene Russell – singer-songwriter, Americana Rock
22• Jay Miley – variety of classic covers
29 • Red Cedar Review – bluegrass favorites & original tunes
5 • Lane Doss – rock covers
12 • Lindsay Holler – singer-songwriter, originals & covers
19 • Chaquis Maliq – acoustic original folk-blues fusion
26 • Thomas Champagne – funk, roots rock & island grooves
3 • Lindsay Holler – singer-songwriter, originals & covers
10 • John Hartness – old-time country & Piedmont blues
17 • Rene Russell – singer-songwriter, Americana Rock
24 • Don Scott Duo – acoustic blues & ragtime standards
31• Red Cedar Review – bluegrass favorites & original tunes