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FAC’s Arts Open House scheduled for August 25

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County cordially invites the community to attend its 2018 Arts Open House on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the FAC grounds. Hosted by the FAC Multicultural Committee, this event is free for the community. A hot dog lunch with chips, drinks and cookies will be served. This year's sponsors include Piggly Wiggly, Blackmon's Little Midget Restaurant, Paige and Michael DeBenedetti, Hwy. 55 Burgers & Fries, and Chick-fil-A.

August 14, 2018 | | Arts


Arts Arising celebrating 30 years

This is the time of year when the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County is jam-packed with kids immersing themselves in the arts -- music, visual art, dance, and drama. This year, more than 120 children are participating in this 30-year partnership with the Kershaw County School District (KCSD.)

June 19, 2018 | | Arts


Community Concert Choir Spring Concert is Sunday

The Community Concert Choir, now in its second year, will present its spring concert this Sunday at 4 p.m. at Bethesda Presbyterian Church, 502 DeKalb St., Camden. The program will include a set of patriotic numbers, a set of time-honored sacred numbers, a Hoagy Carmichael set and a set of favorite show tunes from such blockbuster shows as Oklahoma, The Wizard of Oz and The Roar of the Greasepaint, The Smell of the Crowd. The choir will wrap up the concert with some crowd-pleasing numbers from George Gershwin and Duke Ellington. The Community Choir is comprised of local residents ...

June 01, 2018 | | Arts


Southern comedy ‘The Foreigner’ hits FAC stage

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County and the Camden Community Theatre will present Larry Shue's Southern comedy, The Foreigner for this weekend only. Evening performances will be through Saturday at 7 p.m. There will be one matinee performance on Sunday at 3 p.m. The Foreigner is sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network in Camden. Tickets are on sale now and are $18 for adults and $15 for students.

May 04, 2018 | | Arts


Camden Community Concert Band performs Sunday

The Camden Community Concert Band (CCCB) will present its Spring concert on Sunday, May 6 at 3 p.m. at Rectory Square in Camden. The concert is free and open to the public. The CCCB is in its 38th year of presenting music to the Camden and Kershaw County area. The band has four concerts per year -- two in Rectory Square and two at Camden High School. Sunday's concert features selections by John Philip Sousa; "Red, White and Brass;" "Highlights from Beauty and the Beast;" and "Star Wars; Return of the Jedi." As it has for many years, the ...

May 04, 2018 | | Arts


Upton Trio concert Monday

The Upton Trio, featuring (from left) cellist Dusan Vukajlovic, violinist Mary Lee Taylor Kinosian and pianist Billy Shepherd, will perform Monday at 1011 Galleria, 1011 Broad St., Camden. The event will start with a cocktail party and heavy hor d'oeuvres at 6 p.m. with the concert at 7 p.m. presenting a world premiere by Mary Lee Kinosian, "Echoes of Genius," and a Camden premiere of Beethoven's "Archduke Trio." Tickets are $50 per person at the door. Proceeds benefit original chamber music education programs in our schools. For more info call 425-4343.

May 04, 2018 | | Arts


McIntosh to exhibit at FAC starting April 12

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County is pleased to announce a new exhibition opening in the Bassett Gallery. Local artist Laurie McIntosh will open her solo exhibition, Environmental Abstractions on April 12. An artist reception is planned for Thursday, April 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. in conjunction with the third and final installment of the FAC's Chamber Music Series featuring Philip Bush, pianist with Chamber Music Southeast. The exhibition will continue through May 6. The reception will be catered by Ashley's of Old McCaskill's Farm. The Bassett Gallery is sponsored by Kornegay Funeral ...

April 06, 2018 | | Arts


CCCB Concert

The Camden Community Concert Band (CCCB) will present their winter concert on Sunday, at 3 p.m. at Camden High School. The concert is free and open to the public. The CCCB is in its 38th year of presenting music to the Camden and Kershaw County area. The band has four concerts per year – two in Rectory Square Park and two at Camden High. Sunday's concert features "In The Bleak Midwinter" (a tribute to Pat Wylie), "William Tell Overture", "Gettysburg" and "Band of Brothers".

March 16, 2018 | | Arts


FAC accepting artist materials for exhibition

The Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County (FAC) is currently accepting artist materials for consideration for exhibition in the Bassett Gallery to be scheduled from September 2018 through May 2019. Submissions will be considered for both solo and group exhibitions.

January 19, 2018 | | Arts


FAC ‘Gallery Gallop’ is Friday

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County and Camden ART (CArt), invite you to join them for the second annual Gallery Gallop, a special gallery and art crawl in downtown Camden. Seven local galleries and businesses will open their doors to the public from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday to highlight local and regional artists and their unique variety of art styles and mediums. Each business taking part in this unique event will be within walking distance of each other and will be showcasing varying works of art and artisan products.

November 14, 2017 | | Arts


Phillips and Lanious exhibition opens Oct. 20

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County announces a new Bassett Gallery exhibition opening Friday, Oct. 20, prior to the Friday evening performance of The Addams Family -- A New Musical. The Bassett reception will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Catering will be provided by Ashley's of McCaskill's Farm. The exhibition, entitled Beauty & Function, co-mingles two forms of artistic works: paintings by Curtis Phillips alongside Chet Lanious' handmade furniture. This is Phillips' and Lanious' first exhibition at the Bassett Gallery.

October 13, 2017 | | Arts


National showing

Local artist Denise L. Greer, who lives in the Charlotte-Thompson area of Kershaw County, recently learned her collage, "BLU," shown here, was accepted into the 33rd National Collage Society Show held at Chicago Heights Illinois. Of 367 entries from 39 states and seven countries, the show only accepted 67 pieces. Grier's work can be seen at Travis' Salon at the Greenleaf Villa, 1307 Broad St., Camden.

September 15, 2017 | | Arts


FAC opens Bassett Gallery with 'Wonderings'

The Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County announces its opening exhibition in the Bassett Gallery on Sept. 14. The exhibition, entitled "Wonderings," features the work of local artist Amy Sheheen. An opening reception will be held from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Sept. 14. The exhibition will run through Oct. 7.

September 05, 2017 | | Arts


Quilters of Kershaw County celebrate 15 years

The Quilters of Kershaw County, an affiliate member of the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County, is celebrating 15 years.

September 05, 2017 | | Arts


THE SWAMP LOG Artisans Gallery opens in Bishopville

Located in an old building in downtown Bishopville, THE SWAMP LOG is part gift shop, part furniture store, part local history museum and part art gallery. More than 30 area artisans and artists are displaying and selling their creations there. All items are unique, hand-made, heirloom quality pieces, according to owner Alec Blalock.

August 18, 2017 | | Arts


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Blues Festival returns Oct. 4-6

This October marks the 22nd year for the award-winning Carolina Downhome Blues Festival in Camden. Produced and presented by the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of ...

September 21, 2018 | | Arts


Jam for the Soul

Many believe music is food for the soul. If so, than why not host a music concert to benefit Kershaw County's Food for the ...

September 11, 2018 | | Arts


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