Winthrop University

Cultural Events Calendar

Welcome to Cultural Events at Winthrop University!

Explore a wide variety of events each semester, including theatrical productions, concerts and recitals, art exhibitions, film screenings, lectures and discussions, and more. The official calendar of events can be found below.

Click here to learn more about the program or contact us for additional information. For announcements on upcoming events, follow us on Facebook or Instagram.

Fall 2022

The calendar is updated on a regular basis as new events are added. Events are subject to change or cancelation. Students are encouraged to review the attendance policy prior to attending an event. Click here to view the campus map.

*Some events include mature themes and are not family friendly.

Upcoming Events

    08/20/2022  |  8:00 - 9:30 PM

    Tillman Auditorium

    DSU Presents...A Night in Bollywood

    Admission: $5 students/$7 general public/Free with Welcome Week Pass
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    08/21/2022  |  8:00 - 10:00 PM

    Richardson Ballroom,
    DiGiorgio Campus Center

    DSU Presents...AfroBeats

    Admission: $5 students/$7 general public/Free with Welcome Week Pass
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    08/24/2022  |  8:00 - 9:00 PM

    Tillman Auditorium

    DSU Presents...Own Your Experience w/Chauncey Beaty

    Admission: $5 students/$7 general public/Free with Welcome Week Pass
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    08/25/2022  |  8:00 - 10:00 PM

    Tillman Auditorium

    DSU Presents...Jabali African Acrobats

    Co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science
    and the International and Global Studies Minor

    Admission: $5 students/$7 general public/Free with Welcome Week Pass
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    09/06/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    NAMI: Ending the Silence

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: mooreke@winthrop.edu
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    09/08/2022  |  7:00 - 8:15 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    NAMI: In Our Own Voice

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: mooreke@winthrop.edu
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    09/15/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    The Dobbs Decision and the Changing Constitutional Right to Privacy

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: disneyj@winthrop.edu
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    09/20/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Rutledge 119 (Auditorium)

    2022 Distinguished Visiting Artist and Scholar - Kathryn Vajda

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: calvertm@winthrop.edu
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    09/20/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    NAMI: In Our Own Voice

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: mooreke@winthrop.edu
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    09/21/2022  |  7:00 - 8:30 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    From the 60's to Now: Feminist Peacemaking and Racial Justice

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: disneyj@winthrop.edu
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    09/21/2022  |  7:00 - 8:30 PM

    Richardson Ballroom
    DiGiorgio Campus Center

    Latinx and Hispanic Dance Night

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: dahyas2@winthrop.edu

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    09/22/2022  |  7:00 - 8:00 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    NAMI: Ending the Silence

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: mooreke@winthrop.edu
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    09/22/2022  |  7:00 - 8:30 PM

    Owens G02

    11th Annual Banned Books Event

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: campbella@winthrop.edu

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    09/23/2022  |  2:30 - 3:30 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    Global is Local

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: international@winthrop.edu

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    09/29/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Zoom (Register Here)

    Strengthening Our Community: Taking Strides to Understand Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: hugginsm@winthrop.edu

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    09/29/2022  |  7:00 - 8:00 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Winthrop Writers Reading Series: Novelists Dustin M. Hoffman and Rachel Reeher

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: hoffmandm@winthrop.edu
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    10/01/2022  |  12:00 PM

    Byrnes Auditorium Lawn

    Concert on the Lawn: "A Musical Showcase"

    Admission: Free and open to public (please bring lawn chairs, a blanket, and picnic)
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    10/05/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Stick Fly by Lydia R. Diamond

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    10/05/2022  |  7:00 - 8:00 PM

    Rutledge 119 (Auditorium)

    Mutually Assured Seduction (MAS) Panel Discussion

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: galleries@winthrop.edu
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    10/06/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Owens G01

    Sexuality and Romance: A Discussion with Tara Collins

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: sage@winthrop.edu
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    10/06/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    Common Book Event: Aline Ruhashya: My Journey to a Better Place

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: international@winthrop.edu

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    10/06/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Stick Fly by Lydia R. Diamond

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    10/07/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Stick Fly by Lydia R. Diamond

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    10/07/2022  |  8:00 - 9:30 PM

    Zoom (Register Here)

    "Keeping our Historical Memory through the Dawn Tradition" lecture by Iyaxel Cojtí Ren 

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: woodfillb@winthrop.edu

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    10/08/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Stick Fly by Lydia R. Diamond

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    10/09/2022  |  2:00 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Stick Fly by Lydia R. Diamond

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    10/12/2022  |  2:00 PM

    Location TBA

    The Sexuality of Color: A Discussion of Blackness, Queerness, and Intersectionality at Winthrop

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact:  benavidezb@winthrop.edu - 803/323-4685

     

    10/20/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    The Origins of War: Demonic Males, Righters of Wrongs, and Perils of Intelligence

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: chaconr@winthrop.edu
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    10/20/2022  |  7:30 PM

    McBryde Hall

    Winthrop Collegiate Choir Concert

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    10/21/2022  |  3:00 - 4:15 PM

    Withers 331 (Plowden Auditorium) 

    NAMI: Ending the Silence (ETS) for Students

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: mooreke@winthrop.edu
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    10/27/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

    Sims 215

    Creating Diversity and Inclusion in Municipal Governance

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

     

    10/27/2022  |  6:30 - 7:30 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    Medieval Hero and Postmedieval Vampire: Dracula and His Afterimages in History and Art

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: bellgd@winthrop.edu - 919/452-2414
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    10/28/2022  |  10:30 - 11:30 AM

    Owens G01

    Comic Books, Creatures, and Cultures

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: tselentisj@winthrop.edu - 803/323-4565
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    11/01/2022  |  7:30 PM

    McBryde Hall

    Winthrop Collegiate Choir, Chorale and Chamber Singers Concert

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/02/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Studio Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Constellations by Nick Payne

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public
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    11/03/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Studio Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Constellations by Nick Payne

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public
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    11/03/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Brass Studio Recital

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/04/2022  |  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Dina's Place, DiGiorgio Campus Center

    Living Under Jim Crow in the Deep South

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Event Contact: chaconr@winthrop.edu
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    11/04/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Studio Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Constellations by Nick Payne

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    11/04/2022  |  8:00 - 9:30 PM

    Zoom (Register Here)

    Making the Old New Again: Photogrammetry of the Monuments of El Perú-Waka' lecture by Mary Kate Kelly

    Admission: Free  |  Event Contact: woodfillb@winthrop.edu

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    11/05/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Studio Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Constellations by Nick Payne

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    11/06/2022  |  2:00 PM

    Johnson Studio Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Constellations by Nick Payne

    Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/$15 general public
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    11/07/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Jazz Guitar Ensemble

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/08/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Faculty Recital - Dr. Kristen Wonderlich

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/09/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Winthrop Percussion Ensemble

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/10/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Winthrop Jazz and Commercial Music Ensemble

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/16/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Tillman Auditorium

    Winthrop Symphony Orchestra

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/17/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Tillman Auditorium

    Winthrop Wind Symphony

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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    11/17/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Fall Dance Showcase

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public
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    11/18/2022  |  10:00 AM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Fall Dance Showcase

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public
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    11/18/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Fall Dance Showcase

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public 
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    11/19/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Fall Dance Showcase

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public 
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    11/20/2022  |  2:00 PM

    Johnson Theatre, Johnson Hall

    Fall Dance Showcase

    Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/$10 general public 
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    11/28/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Barnes Recital Hall

    Marcus Pyle - Guest Lecturer

    Admission: Free  |  Read More »

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    12/01/2022  |  7:30 PM

    Tillman Auditorium

    Winthrop Bands Concert

    Admission: Free and open to public  |  Read More »

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Last Updated: 9/22/22