Walk from hotel to Dock Street Theatre is 1 mile. Walk from hotel to carriage ride is approximately 20 minutes or 1/2 mile. Walk from hotel to Sottile Theatre at the College of Charleston is .2 mile on concrete paved sidewalk.
At the hotel.
Chamber Music, 11:00 am, Dock Street Theatre, approx 1 hr, 15 min As described per Spoleto brochure: Overflowing with ebullient musicianship and camaraderie, 11 programs feature a show stopping mix of canonic gems and bright contemporary compositions. This season, hear revered returning players and welcome new faces as they perform a compendium spanning pre-17th-century pieces to 21st-century triumphs.
On your own.
You are here because of the Spoleto Festival, but your experience would not be complete without a scenic introduction to the charming city of Charleston itself. Aboard horse-drawn carriages, we will enjoy a pleasant, relaxing, and informative ride through neighborhoods filled with colorful history and picturesque architecture.
At the hotel.
Ayodele Casel, Chasing Magic, 6:00 pm, College of Charleston Sottile Theatre, approx 1 hr, 15 min. As described per Spoleto brochure: "Her feet are just that fast. Described by The New York Times as “a wonder, as humanly appealing as she is superhumanly skilled,” choreographer and performer Ayodele Casel returns to Spoleto with her latest work, Chasing Magic. Onstage with six tap dancers and a group of live musicians including jazz virtuoso Arturo O’Farrill, Casel explores the magic of tap dance and daily life, capturing that spark of connection and creation. A celebration of gratitude, friendship, and trust, Chasing Magic is a joyous feast for the eyes, ears, and soul.