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10:07 am on Monday January 7, 2013

Coming soon: "Little Shop of Horrors" at the American Theatre

Image by ProvidedWhat If? Productions' spin on the botanical musical nightmare, "Little Shop of Horrors," opens Friday January 25th at the American Theatre. Featuring a man-eating plant, a gas-huffing, torture-happy dentist and a cast of some of...
5:48 am on Thursday April 12, 2012

American Theatre to host premiere of sustainable gardening doc 'The Garden Summer' (Update: Second screening at Sottile)

Updates are at the bottom: The Garden Summer project was a social experiment set up by Charleston resident Hailey Wist in the summer of 2010. The question she sought to answer: What happens when five technology-age suburbanites live in the country...
3:41 am on Wednesday June 1, 2011

Comedian Doug Benson performing at the American

Doug BensonWith the "420 Comedy Blaze" feat. Cheech Marin, Doug Benson, and Ralphie May being cancelled, Doug Benson was still looking for a way to play in Charleston.  Instead of sending him packing, Theatre 99 is bringing him in to perform at the...
6:46 am on Tuesday March 3, 2009

Pecha Kucha a smashing success, once again (updated)

Image by Geoff Marshall/TheDigitelImage by pk2.jpg Update March 3: has just added a smattering of videos with the personalities from Pecha Kucha Charleston and a blog post about the event. First reporting: After having a smashing...
2:00 am on Sunday July 6, 2008

Charleston's picture palaces

Image by flickr user Jack DuvalImage by 20080706riviera.jpg The Riviera opened in 1939 and was one of the last surviving movie palaces in Charleston, showing movies until 1977. In this month's issue, Charleston magazine takes a step back in time to...