All good things must come to an end, and the annual Spittoono Festival is no exception.
As part of Read Up Greenville’s yearlong program to celebrate young adult and middle-grade literature, two authors will be in conversation on Saturday to discuss their latest novels and answer questions.
Must see shows this week.
Will Hoge, J. Roddy Walston, Stop Light Obvervations top this year’s schedule.
Jeff Martell sees a parallel between creating a successful restaurant and making a movie. “You have to build a crew and do a lot of prep work, and you need a lot of money to do it.”
There are two daylong music festivals in the Upstate this Saturday.
As a child, Dan Overly told his father he wanted to be a professional trombonist just like his dad. The problem was Overly wasn’t quite old enough to play the instrument, so his father told him to take piano lessons first. That turned out to be great advice. Overly, a pianist from Greenville, is spending his second summer as a Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center, the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s summer academy for advanced musical study.
The two-hour musical review features songs from the Bee Gees, Carole King, Elton John, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Wonder, Three Dog Night, Queen, Marvin Gaye, Prince, and many others. Singing along is encouraged.
If you wander past the magazine aisle at the grocery store this week, take a closer look at the stands. You might see a familiar face.