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Spring 2017

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All events listed on this calendar are subject to cancellation or change. For more information about any event, contact the phone number listed with the event. For information about this calendar, contact the Cultural Events Coordinator at 803/323-4849.

All sponsor forms and student petitions (pdf - 277 KB) are due by January 24, 2017

Cultural Event petitions meeting date: January 27, 2017

DateTimeEventsLocationGLI Event
01/16/2017Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Candlelight Vigil

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 843/731-4786, (1 hour)
Dina Place
01/17/2017Fine Arts Alumni Presentation Series: Kaminer Haislip, Charleston based Silversmith and Designer

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
119 Rutledge
01/19/2017The History of Presidential Inaugurations

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-6095, (1.15 hours)
Dina’s Place
01/19/2017WUG Artist Talk: Babette Wainwright

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
01/19/2017Art Misunderstood: Civility, Censorship, and The First Amendment

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
01/24/2017"The 2017 BMX World Championships: Rock Hill's Strategy for Sports Tourism"?

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4686, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
01/25/2017Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Admission: $2 with student ID, $3 without student ID, Free with DSU All Access Pass, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/226-8083, (2 hours)
Kinard AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
01/26/2017Hovering: Feminist Perspectives Roundtable Discussion with Mark Hamilton, Dr. Jennifer Disney and Dr. Karen Stock

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1.5 hours)
Dina’s Place
01/27/2017Spring Festival Celebration at Casual Friday

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-3905, (1.5 hours)
Dinkins AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
01/29/2017Friends of the Conservatory Series- Roberta Rust, piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
01/29/2017Performance! Body! Self! A performance and lecture and rant by Tim Miller

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4854, (1.5 hours)
Dina’s Place
01/30/2017Palmetto Focus: Affordable Healthcare Act

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
01/31/2017Bridging Borders- Restoring Hope: Reflections on Lessons Learned from a Capacity Building Project in Haiti

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2190, (1 hour)
Plowden AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/02/2017WUG Artist Talk: Eric Pickersgill, Photographer

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2493, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/03/2017Sankofa African American Museum on Wheels

Admission: $5 for students, $7 for public, free with DSU Pass, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (1 hour)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
02/03/2017Sankofa African American Museum on Wheels

Admission: $5 for students, $7 for public, free with DSU Pass, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (1 hour)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
02/06/2017Spanish Film Festival- 7 Boxes


Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/370-6700, (2 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/06/2017Faculty Series- Jeffrey McEvoy, baritone

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/07/2017Fine Arts Alumni Presentation Series: Jessica Calloway and Morgan McWhite, Fort Mill Schools

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
119 Rutledge
02/08/2017Red

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/ $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/08/2017Cookies and Conversations: It's on us

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/226-8083, (1.5 hours)
Dina's Place
02/09/2017WUG Artist Talk: David Houston, Art Historian/Curator

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/09/2017Red

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/ $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/09/2017UnSlut Documentary Film

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-2206, (1.5 hours)
Dina’s Place
02/10/2017Red

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/10/2017Casual Friday- Dating Across Cultures

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-3905, (1 hour)
Dinkins AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/11/2017Red

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/12/2017Red

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/13/2017Guest Artist Series- Andy Smith, tuba

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/13/2017Spanish Film Festival: Cows Wearing Glasses

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/370-6700, (2 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/15/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Woodwind Quintet

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
02/15/2017The Wiz

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/16/2017The Wiz

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/17/2017The Wiz

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/17/2017Jabali Afrika

Admission: $5 with student ID, $7 without and Free with DSU All Access Pass, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (2 hours)
The EdgeThis is a GLI Event!
02/18/2017The Wiz

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/18/2017The Wiz

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/19/2017The Wiz

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
02/19/2017Forms of Abstraction: Works by Foozhan Kashkooli, Matt Horick and Janice Mueller

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-1966, (2 hours)
Center for the Arts- 121 E. Main Street
02/20/2017Spanish Film Festival: Open Cage

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/370-6700, (2 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/20/2017President's Day Tribute

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 980/229-0843, (1 hour)
Kinard Auditorium
02/21/2017Faculty Series- Faculty Woodwind Quintet

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255 , (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/21/2017What's the Difference?

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 404/384-0895, (1 hour)
Little ChapelThis is a GLI Event!
02/22/2017Faculty Series- Doug Black, tuba- Janice Bradner, piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
02/23/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Symphonic Band- Douglas Presley, conductor- Winthrop Wind Symphony- Lorrie Crochet, conductor

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/23/2017WUG Artist Talk: Rob Amberg, photographer

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4849, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/23/2017Trap Art

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 864/498-8768, (2 hours)
Richardson Ballroom
02/24/2017Soul Lounge

Admission: $5 for students, $7 for public and free with DSU Pass, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (1.5 hours)
Richardson Ballroom A
02/25/2017Performance of Bodiography Dance Company

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4496, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
02/26/2017Faculty Series- Matthew Manwarren, piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/27/2017Spanish Film Festival: Illiterate

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/370-6700, (2 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/28/2017Common Book Series: Anna Fiala- The Benefit of Failure and other Exercises in Creativity

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1 hour)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
02/28/2017Going Back in the Closet: The Health Care Crisis for LGBT Seniors

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-3392, (2 hours)
Dina’s Place
03/01/2017WUG Artist Talk: Phil Moody, Photographer and Winthrop Faculty

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
03/01/2017Special Event- Delta Omicron New Music Recital

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/05/2017Special Event- Delta Omicron Musicale

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/06/2017Spanish Film Festival: El Libertador

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/370-6700, (2 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
03/07/2017Spanish Film El Libertador

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/370-6700, (2.5 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
03/07/2017Circle of Sisterhood Speaker

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 586/610-8404, (1.5 hours)
Tillman AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
03/07/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Percussion Ensemble- Michael Williams, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/09/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Jazz Ensemble- Tracy Patterson, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/21/2017Faculty Series- Border Woodwind Quintet

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/22/2017"The American Revolution in the Carolina Backcountry" by Dr. Walter Edgar, USC Professor of History

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2262, (1.5 hours)
Kinard 018
03/25/2017Master Class: J.S. Bach: "Orgelbuchlein" and "Neumeister Chorales"- featuring Stefan Engels, organ and Christopher Wolff, lecturer

Admission: $10 (For more information or to buy tickets, call 803-323-2255)., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/25/2017"The Leipzig Organ Tradition: Bach and Beyond" featuring Christoph Wolff

Admission: $10 (For more information or to buy tickets, call 803-323-2255)., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/25/2017Special Event: DB Johnson Memorial Organ Performance Series, featuring Stefan Engels on the D.B. Johnson Memorial Organ

Admission: $10 (For more information or to buy tickets, call 803-323-2255)., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
03/28/2017Common Book Series: Dr. Deana Morrow- The Walls Family: Dysfunctional or Resilient?

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1 hour)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
03/28/2017Fine Arts Alumni Presentation Series: Paul Matheny, South Carolina State Museum

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
119 Rutledge
03/28/2017Emeritus Faculty Series: Eugene Barban, piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
03/29/2017Proof

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/ $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
03/30/2017Proof

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/ $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
03/30/2017Poetry Slam

Admission: $5 for students, $7 for public and free with DSU Pass, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (1.5 hours)
Dina’s Place
03/31/2017Special Event: Winthrop Opera Theatre Production- Jeffrey McEvoy, director

Admission: $15 adult/ $10 Winthrop faculty and staff/ $5 with student ID, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
03/31/2017Proof

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/01/2017Special Event: Winthrop Opera Theatre Production- Jeffrey McEvoy, director

Admission: $15 adult/ $10 Winthrop faculty and staff/ $5 with student ID, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/01/2017Proof

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/02/2017Proof

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/02/2017Special Event: Winthrop Opera Theatre Production- Jeffrey McEvoy, director

Admission: $15 adult / $10 Winthrop faculty and staff / $5 with student ID, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/03/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Jazz Ensembles, Lewis H. Dickert, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/04/2017Common Book Series: Dr. David Schary- Uncovering The Dark Secret of Poverty, Social Inequality, and Mental Health

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1 hour)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
04/05/2017The Merchant of Venice

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID / $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/06/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Tuba Studio Recital- Doug Black, director


Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
04/06/2017The Merchant of Venice

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID / $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/06/2017Ensemble Series: Winthrop Tuba- Euphonium Ensemble- Doug Black, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
04/07/2017The Merchant of Venice

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID / $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/08/2017The Merchant of Venice

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID / $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/09/2017The Merchant of Venice

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID / $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/11/2017Ensemble Series: Winthrop Clarinet Choir- Deborah Loomer, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
04/12/2017Ensemble Series: Winthrop Symphony Orchestra- Douglas Presley, conductor

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/13/2017WUG Artist Talk: M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition Part I by Robert Blalock, Kim Fabio & Jill Gottschalk

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Elizabeth Dunlap Patrick Gallery
04/15/2017Spring One-Act Festival

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID / $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/16/2017Spring One-Act Festival

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID / $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (2 hours)
Johnson Studio TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/18/2017Ensemble Series- Winthrop Horn Choir- Robert Rydel, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
04/18/2017Ensemble Series: Winthrop Chorale/Chamber Singers- Katherine Kinsey, conductor

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1.5 hours)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/20/2017People, Parks, and Power: The Ethics of Conservation-related Resettlement

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4656, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
04/20/2017Ensemble Series: Winthrop Symphonic Band- Douglas Presley, conductor

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/21/2017Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID / $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/21/2017Guest Artist Series- Chartwell Dutiro, mbira

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/22/2017Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID / $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/23/2017Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID / $10 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1.5 hours)
Johnson TheatreThis is a GLI Event!
04/23/2017Ensemble Series: Winthrop Wind Symphony- Lorrie Crochet, conductor


Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/23/2017Faculty Series- Cory Lovelace, soprano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
04/24/2017Ensemble Series: Carolinas Wind Orchestra- Lorrie Crochet, conductor

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1.5 hours)
Byrnes AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
04/27/2017WUG Artist Talk: M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition Part II & Part III by Amanda Foshag, Kevin Kempisty and Samatha Valdez

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Elizabeth Dunlap Patrick Gallery
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