Lion Witch and the Wardrobe

By popular demand, Children’s Theatre brings back ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’

This production marks the third time the S.C. Children’s Theatre has staged the classic play.
My Fair Lady

Lavish ‘Fair Lady’ for our times arrives at the Peace Center

This tour of the Lerner-and-Loewe musical is the same Lincoln Center Theater production that won raves on Broadway.
Tchivzhel

Paul’s Picks: Expect a thrilling approach to Russian masterworks, featuring art by Governor’s School students

“The program represents the best of Russian music of the 19th century,” Edvard Tchivzhel said in a recent interview.
Vietnam

Anderson University professor writes play about his missionary grandfather, killed in Vietnam

The 10-person play follows a professor who returns to Vietnam where his grandfather, a missionary, was killed 50 years before during the Tet Offensive.
Warehouse Theatre

Paul’s Picks: Warehouse’s ‘The Heath,’ a South Carolina premiere, explores faith and family in Gaffney

The Warehouse Theatre is presenting the South Carolina and Southern regional premiere of the play, continuing through Jan. 26.
Motown Centre Stage

Centre Stage’s annual rock revue journeys to Motown

“I Feel Good: A Trip to Motown,” opening Thursday, Jan. 23, for a three-week run, features the upbeat music of Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, Gladys Knight & the Pips, and many others.
Wroclaw Philharmonic

With 100 musicians on stage, Wroclaw Philharmonic brings Polish, Czech music to the Peace Center

“Being a Polish orchestra, we want to showcase some of the great composers from this part of the world,” said Giancarlo Guerrero, the orchestra’s music director who’ll be on the podium.
Greenville Symphony Orchestra

Greenville Symphony’s Spotlight program features American composers and themes

The orchestra’s Spotlight concerts feature intimate chamber works performed by musicians of Greenville Symphony.

‘Jack Cohan and Friends’ spotlights young Greenville-born musicians

“Jack Cohan and Friends” returns to the Temple of Israel’s Music on Sunday series at 3 p.m. Jan. 12.
Zachary Hughes

Paul’s Pick: Greenville pianist takes on all 32 Beethoven piano sonatas in 2020

The 32 solo piano works span 600 pages and 11 hours of music.

Review: Two Peace Center shows — `Beautiful‘ and `Spamilton‘ — are some kind of wonderful

Two terrific shows have taken up residence, and they’ll send you into 2020 with hope and joy.
Carole King - Peace Center

‘Beautiful — The Carole King Musical’ returns to the Peace Center

“Beautiful” returns to the Peace Center on Tuesday, Dec. 31, for eight performances through Sunday, Jan. 5.
Peace Center

Soprano Diane Penning: Holiday at Peace celebrates community and family

“Every time I sing with a symphony for a holiday concert, there’s a feeling of community, family and nostalgia,” Diane Penning said.
Greenville Chorale Christmas concert

Paul’s Picks: It’s not Christmas in Greenville until the big Chorale sings

The 2019 “Christmas With the Chorale” performance takes place 7:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at Furman University’s McAlister Auditorium.

‘Spamilton’ an uproarious spoof of far more than ‘Hamilton’

The five-person “Spamilton” is performed in one fast-paced act. A pianist provides musical accompaniment.