Must See Shows this Week: Phat Lip (Kelly Jo Ramirez), The Chase Walker Band, The Hillary Keane Project
Shows hitting the local music scene this week.
The Trolls chose a bluegrass studio to record their debut punk rock EP.
Curious George has ridden in a fire engine and a hot air balloon. He’s gone to the zoo, the aquarium, and a baseball game. Now, he’ll spend the summer in Greenville.
“With the bigger capacity and stage, we can get some of those bigger bands who come through.”
Over 20 different regional and local metal bands, with styles ranging from progressive to hardcore to stoner-metal and beyond, will take the stage at the two-day festival at Thomas Creek Brewery.
Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band will perform in Greenville as a part of their 2017 Runaway Train North American tour.
The Girl with the Don’t-Care Attitude
The only reason Gerald Ramsey auditioned for the Broadway production of Disney’s “The Lion King” during an open casting call in Honolulu was because a friend offered to buy him food if he did.
The fourth mural in as many years, this year’s butterfly-themed addition to what the organizers hope will become a public art corridor was designed by printmaker Sunny Mullarkey McGowan.
“People from different places travel all over the world but airports are where they meet. This art piece is a reflection of that.”
When it comes to Upstate Shakespeare Festival productions, audiences ask one question every year: what twist will Producing and Artistic Director John Fagan give to that particular Bard’s work?
In case you missed it, or just want to relive some of the weekend’s best moments, check out this slideshow by staff photographer Will Crooks.