The Arts

Featured Theater/Dance/Music

Columbia Marionette Theatre

Using the art of puppetry, Columbia Marionette Theatre puts on fairy tales, stories about world culture, and classics for all to see! After the show, students can have a backstage tour and an optional shadow puppet activity. 401 Laurel St., Columbia, SC 29201. Richland County. Tel: 803-252-7366. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Charleston Symphony Orchestra

2133 N. Hillside Dr., Charleston, SC 29407. 843-723-7528. Students learn about the mechanics of individual instruments and classical music, and have opportunities for talking with musicians at in-school performances. The orchestra also offers student discounts on all concert tickets (subject to availability). Free/Fee.

Columbia Children's Theatre

Richland Mall, Ste. 57, 3400 Forest Dr., Columbia, SC 29204. 803-691-4548. The Columbia Children's Theatre offers fun and educational daytime programming just for school groups! Explore important lessons and stories with original productions and children's classics. Fee.

Columbia City Ballet

1545 Main St., Columbia, SC 29201. 803-799-7605. Stages classic and original ballet productions, including “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, “Don Quixote”, “A Soldier’s Tale”, and many others. The Educational Outreach series invites groups to learn about dance forms and the history of the performing arts. Fee.

Florence Little Theatre

417 S. Dargan St., Florence, SC 29506. 843-662-3731 ext. 2. Performances at Florence Little Theatre are highly interactive, and let students discover the magic of live theatre while learning everyday lessons and stories. Fee.

Greenville Symphony Orchestra

200 South Main St., Greenville, SC 29601. 864-233-0344 x19. Bring a classical music education to students with an onsite chamber concert - this program provides the opportunity for students to ask questions, learn about instruments, and learn what it’s like to be a professional musician. Fee.

Spartanburg Youth Theatre

200 East St. John St., Spartanburg, SC 29306. 864-542-2787. School time shows include free teacher admission, a classroom enrichment guide, and discounted admission for students and chaperones. See children’s classics, originals, and others performed onstage. Fee.