'Nutcracker' fans have four chances at ballet

...and I'm excited to do it again years later in my hometown," she said.Ron Jones, Columbia County Ballet's artistic director, said he's thrilled to have Hergott return for a guest appearance."It's inspiring for other students to see...

Richmond County Teacher of the Year works hard, inspires others

...anti-bullying rally," Jackson said. "She's always very involved in school life."Judith Simon-Butler, the artistic director of the Augusta Mini Theater, said Jones always warms the hearts of the people she works with while offering violin...

Vocal performance will be provocative

...18 in Sacred Heart. With the choir, the orchestra, the colors of Sacred Heart, the video screens and a large audience, we all should make quite the impression. (The writer is artistic director of the Augusta Choral Society.)

2014 Arts Preview: Dance

...classes at the Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1833 Broad St., with Audrey "Sala Adenike" Jeter-Allen, the artistic director AIKEN CIVIC BALLET: (803) 648-5771, aikencivicballet.com; performs at Hopelands Gardens, Aiken Center for...

Mark Flint, former Augusta Opera artistic director, dies at 57

Mark Flint, the artistic director for the Augusta Opera from 2003-09, died in a Phoenix hospital from complications from a five-year battle with cancer, the...

5 trends for fashionable fingertips

...Czechbook and Gargantuan Green Grape.More paint colors will be rolled out in 2015."To get the full the bang out of it will be next year. It takes time," said Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, the co-founder and artistic director for OPI.

The Artside: Simmons takes top prizes in Aiken Artist Guild show

...Dance Theatre of Harlem after receiving her early training with Ron Colton at the Augusta Ballet School. She was artistic director of the Oakland Ballet and has served on the faculty of the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and The Dance Depot...

Area native is dance pioneer

...art of ballet, has been named artistic director of the Oakland Ballet, making...appointment makes her only the second artistic director in the company's history...Washington and most recently as artistic director for Karenina, an organization...

A perfectly beastly undertaking

For Augusta Players artistic director Richard Justice, the challenge of ensuring that the stage...chapter in his life. For several years he has served as the artistic director for the Players. This is his last production. He'll be...

'Nutcracker' showcases talents of Aiken dancers

...without it."I don't think my Christmas or my family's would be the same," said Miller, Aiken Civic Ballet artistic director. The ballet will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at the University...