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8 Days a Week: 8 Days: City Ballet’s “Off the Wall”; Nickelodeon’s Burn to Shine Series; Arlo Guthrie

Where It's At: Columbia SC Club Calendar: Jan 28-Feb. 4

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Cover Story: A City on Fire

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Bites & Sights Columbia SC Visitors Guide Winter 2014-15

Events in Columbia

8 Days: City Ballet’s “Off the Wall”; Nickelodeon’s Burn to Shine Series; Arlo Guthrie

If you haven’t seen the City Ballet's Off the Wall before — and even if you have — it’s worth it to witness the creative intersection of dance and the visual arts in this production.

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Annual Manual 2015

Week in and week out, Free Times explores what’s happening in our city, from festivals and concerts to downtown development and the ever-changing dining scene.

News + Opinion

Sliding Gamecocks Can Still Make Progress This Season

After a promising start to the season, the USC men’s basketball team has hit the tipping point. Obviously the Gamecocks will not be playing in the NCAA tournament as a few pundits predicted early on, but there is still a chance for the program to take a step a forward this year.
Rant & Rave: Killed My Damn Cat
Lexington News Briefs: Okra Strut Under Investigation

Music + Nightlife

Avant-Garde Saxophone Quartet Battle Trance Endeavors to Breathe Together

One morning, Travis Laplante, an accomplished free-jazz saxophonist, woke up with a crystal clear vision, compelled to start an ensemble consisting solely of tenor saxophone players.

Food + Dining

Pub 77 Burger at Burger Tavern 77

How many ways can you order a burger? At Burger Tavern 77, the precise answer to that question might require a degree in statistics.
Chew on This!: Cake + Art

Arts + Lifestyle

8 Days: City Ballet’s “Off the Wall”; Nickelodeon’s Burn to Shine Series; Arlo Guthrie

If you haven’t seen the City Ballet's Off the Wall before — and even if you have — it’s worth it to witness the creative intersection of dance and the visual arts in this production.
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