Arts Calendar

Arts Calendar


Feb. 5-23

Neil Simon's "Rumors," mystery and mayhem at Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. Tickets $40 preview, Feb. 5-6; $50 regular run, Feb. 7-23. or 843-842-2787.

Feb. 8

John McCutcheon in concert, 7 p.m. Music on Malphrus, 110 Malphrus Road, Bluffton. General admission $25. Doors open 6 p.m. or

Feb. 12, 13

"An American Portrait," concert by Lowcountry Wind Symphony, 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at Lowcountry Community Church, 801 Buckwalter Parkway, Bluffton; 7 p.m. Feb. 13 at Beaufort High School Performing Arts Auditorium, 84 Sea Island Parkway, Lady's Island. Free, donations appreciated.

Feb. 14

"Valentines, Vittles and Voices," fundraiser with music, cooking demonstration, silent auction for Mary Green Chorale, 5-7 p.m. at USCB Hilton Head Campus, 1 Sand Shark Road, Hilton Head Island. Tickets $35 each, cash bar, available at; also at Hilton Head Oils, Burke's Pharmacy, Markel's Card & Gift Shop.

Feb. 15

"Bringin' Down the House," by Hilton Head Shore Notes a cappella chorus, 7 p.m. at Seahawk Cultural Center, 70 Wilborn Road. Includes guest quartet Glamour. Tickets $20, with portion of proceeds to Junior Jazz Foundation. 843-705-6852 or

Feb. 19-23 (ART: beauty beast cast)

"Beauty and the Beast," Hilton Head Preparatory School at Main Street Theatre, 3000 Main St. Performances 7 p.m. Feb. 19-22, 2 p.m. Feb. 22-23. or 843-671-2286

Feb. 23

"Folk Frolic," concert by Lowcountry Community Concert Band, 7 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, 157 Lady's Island Drive, Beaufort. Free, donations accepted.

Feb. 28

African Children's Choir in concert, 7 p.m. Christian Renewal Church, 95 Gardner Drive, Hilton Head Island. Free and open to public, donations appreciated.

March 5-8

"Peter Pan Jr.," Main Street Youth Theatre at Main Street Theatre, 3000 Main St., Hilton Head Island. 7 p.m. evenings, 2 p.m. matinees March 7 and 8. Tickets $25 adults, $15 students at or 843-689-6246.

March 26-April 11

Savannah Music Festival, featuring Wynton Marsalis jazz, plus classical, piano, swing, bluegrass, pop, zydeco, Cajun, Latin, blues, etc. Schedule and tickets at


Feb. 5, 11, 18, 25

"Ah-Ha!" art and creativity exploration class with artist Amos Hummell, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Bluffton Trading Post, 1230 May River Road, Bluffton. 12 spots available for each class, $20 each, materials provided for take-home art. Tickets and info,

Feb. 5-29

"Good Vibrations," paintings by Richard Grant, featured at Society of Bluffton Artists. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. Feb. 5. 6 Church St. in Old Town Bluffton.

Feb. 17-19

"Landscape with a Limited Palette," workshop with Vermont artist T.J. Cunningham at Art League Academy, 106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island. All levels, $315 Art League members, $350 non-members. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. Register at or 843-842-5738.

Through Feb. 21

"Contrasts & Colour," exhibit by Les Bonnes Artistes at Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. Gallery hours 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. 843-689-6767 or


Feb. 1-29

Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration, featuring arts, crafts, food, music events at various venues. Complete schedule and tickets at or 843-255-7303.

Feb. 8

Taste of Gullah Festival, Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane. Includes food, music, "De Arts Ob We People" exhibit. Free admission, food and beverages for purchase.

Feb. 9

Harlem Renaissance Rent Party, 2 p.m. reception, 4 p.m. concert, TCL Auditorium, 921 Ribaut Road, Beaufort. Featuring Evolution Big Band and Lavon Stevens. Fundraiser for Beaufort Arts Council. Tickets $40 at

Feb. 11

Conroy Book Club, discussing "The Death of Santini," 5:30-7:30 p.m. at TCL's MacLean Hall, 104 Reynolds St., Bldg. 12, Beaufort. Free, open to public.

Feb. 16

"Transplanting Hope," discussion by author Beck Young Miller, 4 p.m. at Lowcountry Presbyterian Church, 10 Simmonsville Road, Bluffton. Free admission. Presented by Pat Conroy Literary Center, Beaufort.

Feb. 27

Rebecca Dwight Bruff, author of "Trouble the Water," at Born to Read luncheon, celebrating National Library Lovers Month, 11 a.m. Hampton Hall Clubhouse, 157 Hampton Hall Blvd., Bluffton. $35 at door for lunch and discussion. or 843-379-3350

Feb. 28

"Horace Mungin Speaks," discussion by poet from Black Arts Movement, 5-7 p.m. at Bo Art, 19 Dunnagan's Alley, Hilton Head Island.

March 1

"March Forth," day of learning by Pat Conroy Literary Center, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Frissell Community House at Penn Center, St. Helena Island. Authors, performances, nature walk, discussions. All day admission, $22, lunch additional. Reservations open now:

March 21

"Bourbon & Bubbles," featuring Candice Glover, American Idol winner 2013, fundraiser for Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. Tickets and RSVP at 843-686-3945, ext. 305 or