Interview: FOLKfabulous Festival Brings Woodworkers, Other Folk Traditions to USC’s Horseshoe

By Kyle Petersen | Friday, September 23, 10:24 am
This Saturday, the University of South Carolina’s McKissick Museum will host its fourth FOLKfabulous Festival, an annual showcase of the roots-oriented artists and artisans.

Owner David Toole Looks Back on 15 Years at Bluetile Skateshop

By David Travis Bland | Wednesday, September 21, 9:57 am
This week, the shop celebrates 15 years in business, but in the beginning, there were a lot of mental breakdowns.
8 Days a Week

8 Days - Free Hugs Project; Second City Hits Home; Indie South Fair

By Free Times | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Second City is the legendary Chicago sketch/improv troupe that’s a fertile breeding ground for some of the brightest comedy stars.
Arts Feature

Trustus Theatre Executive Director Resigns Amid Rumblings of Discontent

Clean Break?
By Jordan Lawrence | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Trustus Theatre announced Friday that Leila Ibrahim, the company’s executive director, had resigned her post, effective immediately.
Arts Feature

Greenville Artist Katie Walker Showcases Signature Approach in Columbia Exhibition

Through Oct. 8 at if ART
By Kyle Petersen | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Alternate Timelines, Greenville abstract visual artist and Furman University professor Katie Walker’s latest show at if ART Gallery in the Vista, is almost always about a kind of mapping.
Arts Feature

With an Eye Toward the Immigrant Experience, Michel Stone Seeks to Tell New S.C. Stories

Thursday at Richland Library (Main Branch)
By David Travis Bland | Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Write what you know — timeless advice for those putting words on the page. Michel Stone took this principle beyond her own personal experience and opened up a heart-wrenching and staggering world in her 2012 debut novel, The Iguana Tree.
Art Review

African-American Artists Broaden Understanding in Portraiture Exhibition

Through Sept. 25 at the Columbia Museum of Art
By Tom Mack | Wednesday, September 7, 2016
For too long, certain segments of the general population have been forced to look at themselves through other people’s eyes and, consequently, bind themselves to other people’s expectations.

Movies

Watchdog

Washington, Fuqua Together Again for Magnificent Seven

Plus: Glover Walks the Tightrope With Atlanta
Movie Times

Movie Theaters and Showtimes in Columbia, SC

Plus: Tickets from Fandango
Extra Butter

Ep. 25 - Dawn of Justice

Extra Butter

Ep. 24 - Dirty Butter

Denzel Washington Leads The Magnificent Seven In Rough, Rousing Remake

By James Scott | Friday, September 23, 5:37 pm
Not quite the "cool" factor of the 1960 version, but still a damned good remake of a damned good remake.

When Younger Generation Victimizes Old, Best Advice Is Don’t Breathe

By James Scott | Thursday, September 8, 9:33 am
Surprise. Not a horror film. Just excruciating suspense.
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