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Curtain falls as Spoleto nears box office record

...be a record box office, but it's less than a record than we hoped it would be," said festival General Director Nigel Redden as Spoleto entered its final weekend.The festival this year increased its budget by almost $1 million to $7.3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-11/curtain-falls-spoleto-nears-b
Ticket goal met in final weekend

...million from $8.4 million last year. "We certainly have made our goal of $2.2 million in box office income," Nigel Redden, the festival's general director, said Friday. But that figure includes some tickets for outdoor events this weekend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/07/met_526753.shtml
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From opera to outdoor art, tradition lives

...known festival has arrived and is as tradition-bound as old Charleston with no new worlds to conquer. Not so, says Nigel Redden, the event's general director. "There's always a risk of 'Been there, done that' and 'Oh yes, there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/23/liv_346819.shtml
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Charleston's Spoleto Festival celebrates birthday of composer Philip Glass

...been talking about various different things and this seemed the most appropriate," said festival General Director Nigel Redden, who met the composer 40 years ago. "It's the American stage premiere but it's also the premiere of a new version...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-05-19/charlestons-spoleto-festival-celebr
Organizers' hopes high for arts event

...festival supported 948 jobs and $20.4 million in local household income, the study said. Spoleto Executive Director Nigel Redden expects the festival made even more money in 2006 and 2007. He said the benefits go far beyond measurable economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2008-03-01/organizers-
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People in the News

...ones keeping the culture together, and in the midst of this all, they were also able to have a kind of self-joy." Nigel Redden, the festival's general director, said the image is familiar and uplifting. "In it, Jonathan establishes a clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/27/ent_413580.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...during the 17-day festival that ended Sunday, officials said. About half the festival's performances sold out. Nigel Redden, the festival's general director, said the response resulted from a strong program and a general desire for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/12/met_378250.shtml
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Spoleto Festival USA offers largest program for 37th season

...two years, Spoleto is holding some performances in the College of Charleston's TD Arena.Festival General Director Nigel Redden said he wasn't sure what to expect inside the venue, but the festival brought in an acoustician to check it out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-18/spoleto-festival-usa-offers-l
Opera highlights this year's Spoleto Festival USA

...operatic productions. "These are more extravagant operas than we have done in the past," said Spoleto general director Nigel Redden. "We wanted to see if we could do three complicated operas." Mozart's well-known "Don Giovanni" is certainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/24/mus_454092.shtml
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Spoletto festival opens Friday in Charleston, S.C.

...America, reopened earlier this year after an $18 million renovation."The renovation has been first rate," said Nigel Redden, general director of the festival that features more than 140 performances through June 13."The Dock Street is very...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2010-05-26/spoletto-festival-opens-friday-charlesto
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