Tag: arts management

Caviar & Bananas Expands Across the South With Two Alums at the Helm

Caviar & Bananas Expands Across the South With Two Alums at the Helm

College of Charleston alums Margaret Furniss ‘00 and Ashley Warnock ‘00 have teamed up to bring market/cafe Caviar & Bananas to new locations in Greenville, South Carolina and Nashville, Tennessee.

GP McLeer Named Executive Director of S.C. Arts Alliance

GP McLeer Named Executive Director of S.C. Arts Alliance

In his new role, the School of the Arts alum will promote the arts throughout the Palmetto State.

Former Football Player Joins CofC’s Dance Team

Former Football Player Joins CofC’s Dance Team

Freshman Josh Bristow’s dance performances at basketball games are unforgettable and have made him a local celebrity. See him in action at the James Madison game on Feb. 11, 2016.

I Want Your Job: Director of Special Events at Carnegie Hall

I Want Your Job: Director of Special Events at Carnegie Hall

As director of special events at Carnegie Hall in New York City, Ginger Vallen ‘05 thrives in the fast-paced, high-pressure world of fundraising and event planning.

Professors Consider the Legacy of Mayor Joe Riley

Professors Consider the Legacy of Mayor Joe Riley

College of Charleston professors examine Mayor Joe Riley’s innumerable contributions to Charleston – from its quality of life and economy to its thriving arts community, history and culture.

Panel to Discuss Archival of Gifts and Donations to Emanuel AME Church

Panel to Discuss Archival of Gifts and Donations to Emanuel AME Church

On Nov. 11, 2015, archivists, historians and others will discuss ways to preserve and manage the thousands of gifts and memorabilia that mourners and others left at Emanuel AME Church in the wake of the shootings.

Nashville Next Stop for CofC Alum, Singer-Songwriter Tyler Boone (has audio)

Nashville Next Stop for CofC Alum, Singer-Songwriter Tyler Boone (has audio)

Since graduating from the College in 2014, the arts management major has been living his dream as a recording artist and touring musician. He credits his professors with helping jumpstart his career.

Champion Ultrarunner Ashley Arnold Returns to Winning Ways (video)

Champion Ultrarunner Ashley Arnold Returns to Winning Ways (video)

Ashley Arnold ’08, who is featured on the cover of College of Charleston Magazine, has won trail races of 50 and 100 miles. But her biggest victory was rediscovering her passion for running and for life.

Jeanette Guinn: A Voice for the Arts

Jeanette Guinn: A Voice for the Arts

The voice of Jeanette Guinn, visiting assistant professor of arts management, is ubiquitous on South Carolina radio airwaves. You can hear her most days as host of ETV Radio’s Arts Daily.

13 Piccolo Spoleto Events with CofC Ties

13 Piccolo Spoleto Events with CofC Ties

There are plenty of CofC faculty and alumni involved in this year’s Piccolo Spoleto Festival. Here are 12 must-sees!