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Spring 2016

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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 February 4, 2016

Cultural Event petitions meeting date: February 8, 2016

DateTimeEventsLocationGLI Event
01/19/2016Transforming Education in South Carolina

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2102, (1.5 hours)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
01/20/2016Katie Stegall, Charlotte Area Transit System, Art-In-Transit

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
01/21/2016Voices Panel Discussion on Domestic Violence

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
01/23/2016South Carolina Intercollegiate Honor Band

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
01/24/2016Friends of the Conservatory Series: Transcontinental Duo

Admission: $10 General Admission, $5 Seniors and Students, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
01/26/2016Teach: It’s not a job. It’s a mission

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2443, (2 hours)
Plowden Auditorium
01/26/2016Spring 2016 Common Book Series: Half the Sky

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2209, (3 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
01/26/2016Presidential Primaries: The Importance of the Carolinas

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
01/27/2016Eradicating the Stigma of HIV/AIDS

Admission: $5 for free with DSU pass, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
01/28/2016Lecture-Andre Morellet's World

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2210, (1 hour)
Louise Pettus Archives and Special CollectionsThis is a GLI Event!
01/29/2016The Twilight's Moon

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 843/793-7415, (2 hours)
Johnson Hall, Studio Theatre
01/30/2016The Twilight's Moon

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 843/793-7415, (2 hours)
Johnson Hall, Studio Theatre
02/01/2016Sean Justice Presentation: Conversations with Realities: Photograph Interrupted

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/02/2016FEARLESS

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4503, (1.15 hours)
DIGS BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
02/02/2016Foreign Policy, Straight from Winthrop

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/917-4726, (1.5 hours)
Dina’s Place
02/04/2016Public Reception of Scientific Studies: Perspectives from NPR Science Correspondent Joe Palca

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4531, (1 hour)
Kinard 018This is a GLI Event!
02/05/2016Drag WU

Admission:

Free with fall pass/ $5 with WU/ID, $10 for general public

, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-2108, (2 hours)
Richardson Ballroom
02/08/2016Kerry Kuhlkin-Hornsby, Education and Engagement, Columbia Museum of Art

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/08/2016Mike Gerson: Foreign Aid and the Race for the White House

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4163, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/09/2016Lifting the Veil: Understanding Islam- Pt. 1- Belief Systems

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/517-2792, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
02/09/2016Lock and Key Mixer

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/622-7013, (1 hour)
Digs 114
02/10/2016The Vagina Monologue

Admission: Pay what you can, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 843/709-3409, (1.45 hours)
Plowden AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/11/2016The Vagina Monologue

Admission: Pay what you can, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 843/709-3409, (1.45 hours)
Plowden AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/12/2016Casual Friday- Dating Across Cultures

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-3905, (1.5 hours)
Dinkins AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/12/2016Breakdancer Snap Boogie

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/524-7769, (1 hour)
Richardson Ballroom
02/14/2016Friends of the Conservatory Series: James O'Donnell, organist

Admission: $10 General Admission, $5 Seniors and Students, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
02/15/2016Guest Artist Series: Orlando Cela, flute


Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/15/2016An Afternoon with the Presidents

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4786, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
02/16/2016Jim Shore, Award-winning Artist and Designer

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/16/2016Spring 2016 Common Book Series: Health, Poverty, and Education

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2209, (1.15 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/16/2016TEA Fellows Poster Session

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4539, (1.15 hours)
Student Activity Center (Withers)This is a GLI Event!
02/16/2016Lifting the Veil: Islam Explained- Pt. 2

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/517-2792, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
02/16/201610th Annual CVPA Emerging Scholars and Teachers in the Arts Symposium

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
02/16/2016What's the Difference?

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 843/601-3724, (1 hour)
Little Chapel
02/17/2016Legally Blonde

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/, $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
02/17/2016Creative Writers Reading Series: Stephanie Elizondo Griest

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/367-3881, (1.5 hours)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/18/2016Legally Blonde

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/, $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
02/19/2016Legally Blonde

Admission: $10 with Winthrop ID/, $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
02/19/2016Legally Blonde

Admission: $10 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
02/19/2016The Brazilian 2wins

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/524-7769, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
02/20/2016Legally Blonde

Admission: $10 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
02/21/2016Legally Blonde

Admission: $10 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
02/21/2016Guest Artist Series: Nancy Elton, piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
02/22/2016"The Blunt Truth About Marijuana: Real Answers, Real Stories, Real Data"

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2206, (1.75 hours)
Richardson Ballroom
02/22/2016The Winthrop Family Story: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants That Came Before Us

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2275, (1 hour)
Tuttle Dining Room
02/23/2016Lifting the Veil: Islam Explained- Pt. 3

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/517-2792, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital HallThis is a GLI Event!
02/23/2016Knowledge Park Initiative: Thomas Sayre

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
02/25/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Symphonic Band/Winthrop Wind Symphony

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
02/25/2016Common Book: On the Edge of our Genetic Heritage

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1.15 hours)
McBryde Hall
02/25/2016Common Book: On the Edge of our Genetic Heritage

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4663, (1.15 hours)
Dina’s Place
02/25/2016"I Ain't Got No Lunch"

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 843/534-7483, (1 hour)
Plowden Auditorium
02/26/2016Winthrop Opera Theatre Production-Dialogue of the Carmelites by Francis Poulenc

Admission: $15/General, $10 WU Faculty/Staff, $5/Student, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Tillman Auditorium
02/26/2016The Freedom Movement, Then and Now: A Conversation with the Friendship Nine

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4581, (1 hour)
McGirt Auditorium, Emmett Scott Recreation Center- 801 Crawford Rd.
02/27/2016Winthrop Opera Theatre Production-Dialogue of the Carmelites by Francis Poulenc

Admission: $15/General, $10 WU Faculty/Staff, $5 Student, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Tillman AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/28/2016Winthrop Opera Theatre Production-Dialogue of the Carmelites by Francis Poulenc

Admission: $15/General, $10 WU Faculty/Staff, $5/Student, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Tillman AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
02/29/2016WUG Artist Talk-Kristen Smith Skee

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119This is a GLI Event!
03/01/2016Special Event: Jeffrey Price, tenor and Matthew Manwarren, piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/01/2016TEA Fellows Panel Discussion

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4539, (2 hours)
Plowden AuditoriumThis is a GLI Event!
03/02/2016Ensemble Series- Winthrop Jazz Ensemble

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/02/2016Todd Stewart- Program Director of Public Art, Arts & Science Council

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
03/02/2016End the "R" Word Rally

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 704/641-3238, (1 hour)
Plowden Auditorium
03/04/2016Ladies' Night featuring Kyshona Armstrong

Admission: $5 or free with DSU pass, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4757, (1 hour)
Dina’s Place
03/06/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Tuba Studio Recital

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/08/201612th Annual CVPA Faculty Arts Talk

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
03/08/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Percussion Ensemble

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/09/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Flute Choir

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/09/2016Spring 2016 Common Book Series: Half The Sky

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2209, (3 hours)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
03/22/2016Mark Leach-Arts Writer and Curator

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
03/23/2016Good Boys and True

Admission: $5 with Winthrop/ID, $10 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
03/23/2016Knowledge Park Initiative: Ivan Depena

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
03/24/2016Good Boys and True

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID, $10 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
03/24/2016The Bayeux Tapestry and Its Contexts: A Reassessment, Dr. Elizabeth Pastan, Emory University

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Dina’s PlaceThis is a GLI Event!
03/25/2016Good Boys and True

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
03/26/2016Good Boys and True

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
03/27/2016Good Boys and True

Admission: $8 with Winthrop ID/ $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
03/29/2016Emeritus Faculty Series-Eugene Barban-piano

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/30/2016Ensemble Series: Winthrop Woodwind Quintet, Deborah Loomer, director

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
03/31/2016Spring 2016 Common Book Series: Morrow, Dysfunctional or Resilient

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2209, (1.15 hours)
McBryde Hall-pendingThis is a GLI Event!
04/04/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Jazz Guitar Ensemble

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/06/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Symphony Orchestra

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
04/06/2016Slaughter City

Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/06/2016Arrowmont Artist in Residence: Julia Gartrell, Chalie Ryland, Sarah Rachel Brown, Drew Davis Johnson and Skye Livingston

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
04/06/2016Creative Writers Reading Series: Metta-Sama Melvin

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/367-3881, (1.5 hours)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/07/2016Jen Ray-Locally Grown International Artist

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Rutledge 119
04/07/2016Slaughter City

Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/08/2016Slaughter City

Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/09/2016Slaughter City

Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/10/2016Slaughter City

Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/10/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Brass Ensemble

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/12/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Clarinet Choir

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/13/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Chamber Orchestra

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/15/2016

Spring One-Act Festival

NOTICE: LIMITED SEATING. No late seating after performance begins. Adult content. Adult language.



Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
04/16/2016

Spring One-Act Festival

NOTICE: LIMITED SEATING. No late seating after performance begins. Adult content. Adult language.



Admission:

$8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission.

 

, Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
04/16/2016

Spring One-Act Festival

NOTICE: LIMITED SEATING. No late seating after performance begins. Adult content. Adult language.



Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission., Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
04/17/2016

Spring One-Act Festival

NOTICE: LIMITED SEATING. No late seating after performance begins.



Admission: $8 with Winthrop/ID, $15 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission., Family Friendly: No, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Studio Theatre
04/17/2016Ensemble Series- Winthrop Wind Symphony

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
04/18/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Collegiate Choir

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Barnes Recital Hall
04/19/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Chorale/Chamber Singer

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
04/21/2016Ensemble Series-Winthrop Symphonic Band

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
04/21/2016WUG Artist Talk-MFA Thesis Candidates- Vivianne Lee Carey, Lee Ann Harrison, and Tom Seay

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2126, (1 hour)
Elizabeth Dunlap Patrick Gallery
04/21/2016International Bazaar

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/319-3224, (1 hour)
Richardson BallroomThis is a GLI Event!
04/22/2016Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop/ID, $10 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/23/2016Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop/ID, $10 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/23/2016Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop ID/ $10 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/24/2016Student Choreography Showcase

Admission: $5 with Winthrop/ID, $10 general public. ALL TICKETS general admission., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-4014, (1 hour)
Johnson Theatre
04/24/2016York County Choral Society Spring Concert-Katherine Kinsey, conductor

Admission: $15 Adults, $10 Senior Citizens and Winthrop faculty/staff, $5 Students., Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
04/25/2016Ensemble Series-Carolinas Wind Orchestra

Admission: Free, Family Friendly: Yes, Contact Information: 803/323-2255, (1 hour)
Byrnes Auditorium
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