Upcoming Events

July 20, 2015 – July 24, 2015

Dancefx Charleston presents: Princesses & Pirates Dance Camp

Here ye, Here ye! Ahoy mateys! This camp is for all Princesses and Pirates alike! We will be exploring our creative movement and the basics of dance through fun and expressive activities. Our themed crafts will include princess wands, pirate swords and other fairy tale necessities! A snack will also be provided. Potty trained dancers only please. Camp meets July 20-24 from 9am-12pm.

Register at www.dancefxcharleston.com.

Start: July 20, 2015 9:00 AM
End: July 24, 2015 12:00 PM
Venue: Dancefx Charleston
Address:
480 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC, United States
Cost: $175

July 20, 2015 – July 24, 2015

City of North Charleston Summer Camps: African Drum & Dance Camp (Ages 5-13)

Students will learn rhythms and techniques of drumming and dance from West African influences. An informal performance for family and friends will showcase the skills learned in the camp. Taught by RBM African Drum & Dance director, Rajeeyah Mujahid.

Start: July 20, 2015 9:00 AM
End: July 24, 2015 12:00 PM
Venue: Olde Village Community Building
Address:
4820 Jenkins Ave, North Charleston, SC, United States
Cost: $50

July 23, 2015

North Charleston Farmers Market Entertainment – Trey Eaddy

The North Charleston Farmers Market takes place every Thursday through October 31.  Offerings include an abundance of fresh, locally grown produce, food vendors, art & craft booths, and rotating entertainment.  Enjoy live music by local talent every Thursday.  This week, enjoy Trey Eaddy – Jazz improv.

Market open 12:00pm – 7:00pm, Concert 4:00pm – 6:00pm.

Start: July 23, 2015 4:00 PM
End: July 23, 2015 6:00 PM
Venue: Felix C. Davis Community Center
Address:
4800 Park Circle, North Charleston, SC, United States
Cost: Free

Reception for Day 5 by Glenn Lamp at North Charleston City Hall

Thursday, July 23 from 6:00-8:00pm: Glenn Lamp of York, SC, displays acrylics and oils in his exhibit Day 5. Inspired by the biblical quote “And on the fifth day God created the ocean and all the living sea creatures,” the colorful works in the exhibit aim to express Lamp’s memories of the ocean and the stimulation of the senses that it brings. Glenn Lamp will host a free public reception on Thursday, July 23, from 6:00-8:00pm. Free Admission/Free Parking. North Charleston City Hall, 3rd floor, 2500 City Hall Lane, North Charleston, SC 29406. For more information, please call 843.740.5854, email culturalarts@northcharleston.org, or visit www.northcharleston.org.

Start: July 23, 2015 6:00 PM
End: July 23, 2015 8:00 PM
Venue: North Charleston City Hall
Phone: 843-740-5854
Address:
2500 City Hall Lane, Charleston, SC, 29406, United States

July 23, 2015 – July 25, 2015

Charleston Performing Arts presents: Summer Lovin’

Summer Lovin’ features all your favorite summer and beach-themed songs from the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s. From the West Coast beaches of California to the Atlantic City Boardwalk, to Folly Beach Pier, this musical journey will take you back to those Endless Summer Nights full of love, laughter and carefree times. If you loved the ’80s, you’ll love this entertainment treasure!

The entertainment will surround you! Our signature Table Tootsies will seat you and provide table side beverage service. The show is suitable for children of 10 and up.

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights at 8:00pm; doors open at 7:30pm

Approximately 90 minutes long with one 15-minute intermission

To purchase tickets, click here.

Start: July 23, 2015 8:00 PM
End: July 25, 2015 10:00 PM
Venue: Charleston Performing Arts Center
Address:
873 Folly Rd, James Island, SC, United States
Cost: Adult $35/$45 VIP, Active military $28/$38 VIP, Student (15-21) $22.50/$32.50, Child (10-14) $18/$25 VIP, Senior (60+) $25/$35 VIP

July 24, 2015

Adande African Drum & Dance Company presents: Let’s Take a Trip to Africa!

Come see the colorful and meaningful form of African dance and drumming based on Guinea traditions.  The beat and magic of the African chant and drum energizes the crowd as they are absorbed by dances and rhythms that are distinctive of this unique art form.  Audience participation is requested!  For all ages.  Two performance times at one location.

Children $2/ Adults Free

Reservations required for groups and seating is on a first come first served basis.  Call 740-5854 and reserve early!

Start: July 24, 2015 10:00 AM
End: July 24, 2015 11:00 AM
Venue: Felix C. Davis Community Center
Address:
4800 Park Circle, North Charleston, 29483, United States
Cost: $2/children, adults free

Adande African Drum & Dance Company presents: Let’s Take a Trip to Africa!

Come see the colorful and meaningful form of African dance and drumming based on Guinea traditions.  The beat and magic of the African chant and drum energizes the crowd as they are absorbed by dances and rhythms that are distinctive of this unique art form.  Audience participation is requested!  For all ages.  Two performance times at one location.

Children $2/ Adults Free

Reservations required for groups and seating is on a first come first served basis.  Call 740-5854 and reserve early!

Start: July 24, 2015 2:00 PM
End: July 24, 2015 3:00 PM
Venue: Felix C. Davis Community Center
Address:
4800 Park Circle, North Charleston, SC, United States
Cost: $2/children, adults free

Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission presents: Moonlight Mixer

The Moonlight Mixers are back! Dance the night away as DJ Jim Bowers plays all of the hottest oldies and beach music classics! Beverages, food, and snacks will be available for purchase on-site. Admission is limited, advance purchase is recommended. Photo ID required to gain entry into the event. Purchase the All-Access Discount and save; call (843) 795-4386 for more information. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount/$10 on-site (if available)

Start: July 24, 2015 7:00 PM
End: July 24, 2015 11:00 PM
Venue: Folly Beach Fishing Pier
Address:
101 E Arctic Ave, Folly Beach, SC, SC, United States
Cost: $10/$8 CCR Discount/$10 on-site

Charleston Stage presents: Aladdin Jr

Presented by Charleston Stage at Dock Street Theatre

Music by Alan Menken

Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice

Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by Jim Luigs

Music Adapted and Arranged by Bryan Louiselle

Based on the Screenplay by Ron Clements and John Musker, Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio

Directed by Marybeth Clark

Musical Direction by Sam Henderson

 

Each Summer, over 90 students spend three weeks learning the magic and discipline of performing in a musical. At the end of the camp, students present their own full-scale musical complete with sets, lights and costumes on stage at the Historic Dock Street Theatre. This July, Charleston Stage’s SummerStage Musical Theatre Camp will present Aladdin JR., a tuneful, accessible Academy award-winning score, with songs by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, and Tim Rice, including “A Whole New World” and “Friend Like Me,” that will send audiences soaring.

Season tickets on sale now!  Single tickets go on sale July 6.

Prices:  Adults $20.50, Seniors (60+) $20.50, Students (25 and under) and Active Military $20.50

Age Suitability:  All ages

Start: July 24, 2015 7:00 PM
End: July 24, 2015 9:00 PM
Venue: Dock Street Theatre
Address:
135 Church Street, Charleston, SC, 29401, United States
Cost: $20.50

July 25, 2015

Charleston Stage presents: Aladdin Jr

Presented by Charleston Stage at Dock Street Theatre

Music by Alan Menken

Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice

Book Adapted and Additional Lyrics by Jim Luigs

Music Adapted and Arranged by Bryan Louiselle

Based on the Screenplay by Ron Clements and John Musker, Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio

Directed by Marybeth Clark

Musical Direction by Sam Henderson

 

Each Summer, over 90 students spend three weeks learning the magic and discipline of performing in a musical. At the end of the camp, students present their own full-scale musical complete with sets, lights and costumes on stage at the Historic Dock Street Theatre. This July, Charleston Stage’s SummerStage Musical Theatre Camp will present Aladdin JR., a tuneful, accessible Academy award-winning score, with songs by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, and Tim Rice, including “A Whole New World” and “Friend Like Me,” that will send audiences soaring.

Season tickets on sale now!  Single tickets go on sale July 6.

Prices:  Adults $20.50, Seniors (60+) $20.50, Students (25 and under) and Active Military $20.50

Age Suitability:  All ages

Start: July 25, 2015 10:00 AM
End: July 25, 2015 12:00 PM
Venue: Dock Street Theatre
Address:
135 Church Street, Charleston, SC, United States
Cost: $20.50