Aiken County Calendar of Events

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May The Fourth Be With You

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

May 4, 2024 at 7:30pm A John Williams Celebration. Featuring music from Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jurassic Park, Far and Away, Schindler's List and more. Scott Weiss, conductor

European Royal Classical Ballet: Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

European Royal Classical Ballet invites you to join the thousands of audience members through the years who have sat spellbound for an evening under the influence of this magnificent and magical ballet. Witness firsthand, the strength of pure and eternal love in the face of a dark and powerful sorcerer as you delight in the […]

Cultural Series: Gershwin on Broadway

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Hear the songs of one of America's most popular composers! America’s longtime love affair with the music of George Gershwin, one of this country’s favorite composers, is celebrated in high style. In the spirit of the celebration, baritone Robert Sims, who has been hailed by critics for his rich tone, energetic performances, and convincing stage […]

Aiken Civic Orchestra

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Aiken Civic Orchestra Classical Series 2023-24 The Aiken Civic Orchestra presents "Virtuosity" on Thursday, April 25th, 2024 at 7pm. The evening of music will feature: Alexander Borodin - Symphony No. 2 in B Minor ACO Concerto Competition Winner (TBD) Antonin Dvorak - Cello Concerto in B Minor, Claire Bryant, cello

La Mer

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

April 20, 2024 at 7:30pm Scott Weiss, conductor Joseph Parrish, bass-baritone Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 3 Mahler - Ruckert Lieder Dubussy - La Mer

Cultural Series: Bindlestiff Family Cirkus

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Come one, come all - the circus is in town! Celebrating two decades of keeping American traditional circus alive, the legendary Bindlestiff Family Cirkus brings its diverse roster of the world’s finest circus, sideshow, vaudeville, and variety talent to Aiken. An evening of jugglers, contortionists, plate spinning, sword swallowing, brain twisters, and other risk-taking feats […]

$5 – $25

Carolina Series: Robyn Noelani Arnold

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Robyn Noelani Arnold is a dancer and choreographer from upstate South Carolina who specializes in ballet, improv, and modern dance. Her new works explore how to grow as humans through life and art. Robyn has danced professionally with Vaughn Newman Dance Company in Greenville since 2019. She has studied with the Cincinnati Ballet, and with […]

$20

Aiken Civic Orchestra

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Aiken Civic Orchestra Pop Series 2023-24 The Aiken Civic Orchestra presents "Music of JCY" on Thursday, March 13th, 2024 at 7pm. Come enjoy an evening concert with the Aiken Civic Orchestra.

Sculptor Zeynep Gedikoglu Art Exhibit

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

On exhibit at USC Aiken's Etherredge Center: Sculptor Zeynep Gedikoglu Weekdays, 9am to 5pm, through March 15, 2024 Zeynep Gedikoglu is a sculptor originally from Izmir, Turkey, but she currently resides in South Carolina after receiving her PhD from Clemson University. She began sculpting in 2008, using epoxy, clay, acrylic, and wax. Zeynep enjoys international […]

Joye In Aiken: Sam Reider and the Human Hands

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

A 21st century folk music orchestra featuring a rotating cast of some of the brightest names in jazz, bluegrass, classical, and world music, pianist/accordionist/composer Sam Reider's genre-bending acoustic ensemble quickly became an audience favorite in its first appearances here. Intensely melodic, often wildly exuberant and always dizzyingly virtuosic, their performances have been called "a mashup […]

Joye In Aiken: Jazz at Lincoln Center

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The March Festival week opens in the highest of high style with the inimitable trumpet talent and vocal charm of Festival favorites Bria Skonberg and Benny Benack III. The duo will relive classic moments in the work of jazz greats including Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland and Bing Crosby, Peggy Lee and Dean Martin.

Vienna Boys Choir

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Vienna Boys Choir is the world's foremost children's choral group, and is among the oldest of all musical organizations, having been founded in 1498. Throughout history, noted composers such as Mozart, Caldara, Salieri, Gluck, and Bruckner have worked with the choir. Today, there are 100 choristers between the ages of 10 and 14, divided […]

Cultural Series: Vienna Boys Choir

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

One of the most famous choirs in the world! The Vienna Boys Choir is the world's foremost children's choral group. It is among the oldest of all musical organizations, having been founded in 1498. Today, there are 100 choristers between the ages of 10 and 14, divided into four touring groups. Between them, the choirs […]

2024 Winter Heart Show Benefit

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Mark you calendars for the 2024 Aiken Women's Heart Board Show. Don't miss out on this special show and your opportunity to support the American Heart Association. The show will be at The Etherredge Center from February 21-25, 2024.

Event Series 2024 Winter Heart Show Benefit

2024 Winter Heart Show Benefit

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Mark you calendars for the 2024 Aiken Women's Heart Board Show. Don't miss out on this special show and your opportunity to support the American Heart Association. The show will be at The Etherredge Center from February 21-25, 2024.

Winter Nocturne

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Winter Nocturne has become a tradition to welcome the New Year with an enchanting evening of brilliant music. In 2009, Ben Cox, a dedicated supporter of USC Aiken Music, began identifying and sponsoring acclaimed artists to come to USC Aiken in support of piano studies, while offering an evening of exceptional performance to the […]

The Crown Imperial

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

February 3, 2024 at 7:30pm Scott Weiss, conductor Lun Li, violin Walton - Crown Imperial Lunn - Downton Abbey Suite Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending Elgar - Symphony No. 1

Carolina Series – Zeynep Gedikoglu

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Zeynep Gedikoglu is a sculptor originally from Izmir, Turkey, but she currently resides in South Carolina after receiving her PhD from Clemson University. She began sculpting in 2008, using epoxy, clay, acrylic, and wax. Zeynep enjoys international travel, and finds inspiration from nature, indigenous cultures, and their history. Her work is based on how the […]

Carolina Series: Zeynep Gedikoglu – Sculptor

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Zeynep Gedikoglu is a sculptor originally from Izmir, Turkey, but currently resides in South Carolina after receiving her PhD from Clemson University. She began sculpting in 2008 using epoxy, clay, acrylic, and wax. Zeynep enjoys international travel, and finds inspiration from nature, indigenous cultures, and history of the different countries she visits. Her work is […]

Carolina Series: Yuting Chen

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Yuting Chen is currently pursuing her doctoral degree in Piano Performance at the University of South Carolina. Prior to this, Yuting earned her master's degree in Piano Performance from the Mannes School of Music in New York. Yuting has achieved remarkable success in international piano competitions. Her impressive list of accolades includes winning first place […]

Event Series Chapel Hart

Chapel Hart

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Aiken Performing Arts Group presents Chapel Hart. Born and raised in the Mississippi mud and slow-simmered in Louisiana spice, Chapel Hart has brought a taste of the South to audiences around the world - and everyone is craving more. Made up of sisters Danica and Devynn Hart along with first cousin Trea Swindle, these […]

Home for the Holidays

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

For its annual holiday performance, the Aiken Symphony and Aiken Civic Ballet will present time-honored favorites such as, "We Need a Little Christmas," "Carol of the Bells," "Around the World at Christmas Time," "The Christmas Song," and more.

Aiken Concert Band – Christmas Concert

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Come out to hear this wonderful community concert band as they perform many Christmas holiday favorites. The Aiken Concert Band is a nonprofit 501c3 community band with over 70 dedicated local volunteer musicians. We are a proud Member of the Association of Concert Bands.

Joye To the World

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Make plans today to attend Joye In Aiken's annual holiday concert. Joye in Aiken is a nonprofit organization dedicated to making the very best in the performing arts available to our citizens, and especially our students.

Event Series The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Join the Aiken Civic Ballet Company for our annual presentation of The Nutcracker! House opens 30 minutes before the show starts. Though unavailable on Friday, Section 3 Row C is available for the Saturday performance. Please do not contact the Etherredge Center box office regarding ticket questions or purchases; in order to reduce our overhead costs, […]

Cultural Series: Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

"Bach to Brasil" presented by The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet For over four decades on the concert stage, the Grammy® Award-winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet has been recognized as one of America’s premier instrumental ensembles, known for their tradition of embracing music from around the globe and across the centuries. Their critically acclaimed transcriptions of […]

$5 – $50

Descended from the Promised Land: A Documentary Screening

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Umoja Village is partnering with the Etherredge Center to present the documentary Descended from the Promised Land: The Legacy of Black Wall Street. This film is about the Tulsa Race Massacre in which North Tulsa’s Greenwood District, the most prosperous Black community in America, was destroyed in 1921. After the film, there will be a […]

Descended from the Promised Land

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Join us for Unity Weekend! Descended from the Promised Land the Legacy of the Black Wall Street A Documentary screening. Did you know that one of the wealthiest Black communities in America was intentionally destroyed? Hundreds of people were killed or injured, and about 10,000 residents were left homeless. How much do you really know […]

Made in America

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

October 20, 2023 at 7:30pm Scott Weiss, conductor Diana Thompson-Brewer, soprano Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man Copland - Four Dance Episodes from "Rodeo" Barber - Knoxville, Summer of 1915 Grote - Grand Canyon Suite

Cultural Series: Griffin Theatre Company’s Letters Home

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Griffin Theatre Company presents Letters Home Letters Home puts the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq front and center by bringing to life letters written by soldiers serving in the Middle East. Although these letters were written under the most difficult of circumstances, one theme seems to unite their diverse voices; the belief that the person […]

Event Series Experimental Relief

Experimental Relief

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Experimental Relief is an evening of student-written and directed plays. The five 10-minute plays cover a wide variety of topics and theatrical styles

Aiken Concert Band – Veteran’s Concert

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Come out to hear this wonderful community concert band as they perform many patriotic themed marches and songs. The Aiken Concert Band is grateful for our Active military and Veterans and look forward to seeing everyone. The Aiken Concert Band is a nonprofit 501c3 community band with over 70 dedicated local volunteer musicians.

Rachmaninov & Tchaikovsky

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

September 22, 2023 at 7:30pm Scott Weiss, conductor Zhu Wang, piano Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No. 2 Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5

Event Series 2023 Heart Show Encore

2023 Heart Show Encore

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Aiken Women's Heart Board and the USCA Theatre Department are pleased to announce that the Heart Show Encore 2023 is back for two shows: Tuesday & Wednesday, September 19 & 20. Proceeds benefit the American Heart Association and the USCA Theatre Department scholarship fund.

Cultural Series: Kuniko Yamamoto

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Magical Mask, Music and Mime of Japan! Kuniko Yamamoto enchants audiences of every age with dramatic storytelling using myths and fables from ancient and modern Japan. Kuniko uses traditional Japanese music, handcrafted masks, and a touch of magic to create an artistic balance of illusion and reality. Every program encourages audience interaction and participation, with […]

$5 – $25

Jason Sikes as Elvis Presley

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Spotlights and stages are familiar territory for Jason Sikes, who has turned heads since 1998 as an Elvis impersonator. Join Jason in celebrating 25 years of entertainment on Saturday, August 5th at the Etherredge Center, featuring the Sassy Brass Showband. Ticket information available at 803-257-5563.

Joye In Aiken: Jazz Explosion Student Performance

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Join us as our amazing Jazz Camp students show off the skills they've learned from their Juilliard-trained instructors. Attendees at this free concert last year were awed by the students' achievements and the level of their attainment. We know you'll want to support them and give them a big thumbs-up as they conclude this year's […]

Joye In Aiken: Jazz Explosion Concert

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Come hear the Joye in Aiken Jazz Camp Faculty perform an amazing concert. Tickets: $20 per person - general admission Available online or contact the Etherredge Center Box Office (803-641-3305) Joye in Aiken 2023 Performing Arts Festival and Outreach Program March 3-10 and June 22-25, 2023

How High the Moon

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Soloist: Aisha de Haas Sunday, May 14 3:00pm Etherredge Center Music from “The Great American Song Book” – Gershwin, Harold Arlen, Duke Ellington, Richard Rogers, & Lerner & Loewe

Aiken Symphony Orchestra

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

POPS Concert – How High the Moon. Soloist: Aisha de Haas

Aiken Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Aiken Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series presents: Heroic Beethoven Soloist: Pianist Phillip Bush Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4 Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"

Event Series First Date

First Date

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

When blind date newbie Aaron is set up with serial-dater Casey, a casual drink at a busy New York restaurant turns into a hilarious high-stakes dinner. As the date unfolds in real-time, the couple quickly finds that they are not alone on this unpredictable evening. In a delightful and unexpected twist, Casey and Aaron's inner […]

Cultural Series – African Soul International

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Cultural Series  The Etherredge Center Thursday, Mar 30, 2023 at 7:30 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Cultural Series season subscription for all 5 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 African Soul International was established in 1998 by Sista Jewel, now Dr. Jewel, an artist who […]

USC Aiken Oswald Distinguished Writers Series

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

USC Aiken Spring Oswald Distinguished Writers Series will feature Michael Howarth and Joey Brown on March 16, 2023. Michael Howarth is a novelist and essayist. He has authored two critical texts and a young adult novel, 'Fair Weather Ninjas'. His latest book, a gothic historical novel titled 'A Still and Awful Red', was published in […]

Aiken Concert Band – Spring Concert

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Journey with The Aiken Concert Band. Come out to hear this wonderful community concert band as they perform many Around the World favorites. Music includes: Ignition - Todd Stalter Invercargill - Alex Lithgow Africa: Ceremony, Song and Ritual - Robert W. Smith Amparito Roca - Jaime Texidor Concerto for Two Trumpets - Antonio Vivaldi Italian […]

Joye In Aiken: Festival Finale starring Rachel Bay Jones

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Festival Finale Concert starring Rachel Bay Jones Triple-threat actress and vocalist Rachel Bay Jones is the winner of Emmy and Tony awards, as well as a Grammy for her role as Evan Hansen's mother in the original Broadway cast of Dear Evan Hansen (for which she won Best Featured Actress in a Musical). She is […]

Joye In Aiken: Sarah Jarosz with Sam Reider

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Sarah Jarosz with Sam Reider With her captivating voice and richly detailed songwriting, Sarah Jarosz has emerged as one of the most compelling musicians of her generation. A four-time Grammy Award-winner and ten-time nominee at the age of 31, Sarah Jarosz started singing as a young girl and became an accomplished multi-instrumentalist by her early […]

Joye In Aiken: Jazz at Lincoln Center

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Jazz at Lincoln Center Presents - Songs We Love An all-star ensemble from Jazz at Lincoln Center (including Festival favorites Mathis Picard, Shenel Johns and Vuyo Sotashe) takes us on a journey through the music of jazz greats Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland. Tickets available online beginning 2/1/2023 or […]

Event Series 2023 Winter Heart Show Benefit

2023 Winter Heart Show Benefit

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Mark you calendars for the 2023 Aiken Women's Heart Board Show. Don't miss out on this special show and your opportunity to support the American Heart Association. The show is playing at The Etherredge Center from February 22-26. Tickets are $25. Ticket sales begin November 1, 2022. Pick the date you want to attend and […]

Cultural Series – Empire Wild

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Cultural Series The Etherredge Center Friday, Feb 17, 2023 at 7:30 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Cultural Series season subscription for all 5 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 Empire Wild is a genre-bending, crossover trio founded by Ken Kubota, Brandon Ilaw, and Mitch Lyon. […]

Romantic Masterpieces

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Soloist: Cellist Jonathan Swensen Sunday, February 12 3:00pm Etherredge Center Weber – Oberon Overture Lalo – Cello Concerto Brahms – Symphony No. 2

CAROLINA Series – Lisa Gilyard-Rivers Exhibit

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Carolina Series  The Etherredge Center Friday, Feb 10, 2023 at 6:00 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Carolina Series season subscription for all 3 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “Every artist was once an amateur.” Beaufort-based artist Lisa Gilyard-Rivers seems […]

Winter Nocturne

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Winter Nocturne has become a tradition to welcome the New Year with an enchanting evening of brilliant music. In 2009, Ben Cox, a dedicated supporter of USC Aiken Music, began identifying and sponsoring acclaimed artists to come to USC Aiken in support of piano studies, while offering an evening of exceptional performance to the […]

Cultural Series – Aquila Theatre’s Julius Caesar

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Cultural Series  The Etherredge Center  Saturday, Jan 14, 2023 at 7:30 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Cultural Series season subscription for all 5 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 Beware the Ides of March...In Aquila Theatre's striking new production, Shakespeare's tense political thriller bursts into […]

Event Series The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Join the Aiken Civic Ballet Company for our annual presentation of The Nutcracker! House opens 30 minutes before the show starts.  Due to safety requirements, we are not able to sell any tickets in Section C, Row 3. Please do not contact the Etherredge Center box office regarding ticket questions or purchases; in order to […]

Home for the Holidays

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Sunday, December 11 3:00pm Etherredge Center Featuring the Aiken Civic Ballet dancing to selections from the Nutcracker as well as many holiday favorites.

Joye to the World Holiday Concert

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Joye in Aiken presents "Joye to the World Holiday Concert" U of SC Aiken Etherredge Center 471 University Pkwy, Aiken December 9th 8:00pm Purchase your tickets now

Aiken Concert Band Christmas Concert

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Come out to hear this wonderful community concert band as they perform many Christmas holiday favorites. Music includes: Fantasy of Carols Ding Dong, Merrily on High Celtic Carol Christmas Intrada On Christmas Day The Polar Express and other exciting Christmas music! The Aiken Concert Band is a nonprofit 501c3 community band with over 70 dedicated […]

Cultural Series – Preservation Hall Jazz Band

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Cultural Series The Etherredge Center Tuesday, Nov 15, 2022 at 7:30 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Cultural Series season subscription for all 5 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 At a moment when musical streams are crossing with unprecedented frequency, it’s crucial to remember that […]

Cultural Series – Vocal Trash

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Cultural Series The Etherredge Center Sunday, Oct 23, 2022 at 2:00 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Cultural Series season subscription for all 5 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 Described as, “Glee Meets Stomp”, Vocal Trash asks you to recycle your imagination as their urban themed […]

Mendelssohn’s Scottish

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Soloist: Violinist SooBeen Lee Mendelssohn’s Scottish Saturday, October 15 7:30pm Etherredge Center Mendelssohn – Hebrides Overture Saint-Saens – Violin Concerto No. 3 Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 3 “Scottish”

CAROLINA Series – Dr. Marlena Smalls & the Hallelujah Singers

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Carolina Series The Etherredge Center Tuesday, Oct 11, 2022 at 7:30 PM (ET) Single tickets on sale August 1 Anyone interested in purchasing a Carolina Series season subscription for all 3 events may contact the Box Office at 803-641-3305 Dr. Marlena Smalls is the founder and director of the internationally known group The Hallelujah Singers. […]

Center for Lifelong Learning Book Fair

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Center for Lifelong Learning's Book Fair 2022 will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10am to 3pm at the USCA Etherredge Center, lower and upper lobbies. Attendees will meet with local and regional authors, learn about their work, get tips on the business of writing and browse a selection of books, including selections set […]

Event Series Heart Show Encore

Heart Show Encore

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Music/Theatre Program The Etherredge Center Tuesday, Sep 20, 2022 at 7:30 PM (ET) to Tuesday, Sep 20, 2022 at 11:00 PM (ET) General Public tickets on sale July 25 Performance will be 90 minutes The Encore Show for 2022 will be the music from the Heart Show of 2020 which was the Knights of the […]

The Indigo Girls Presented with The Aiken Symphony Orchestra

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Etherredge Center and Aiken Symphony Orchestra present The Indigo Girls with The Aiken Symphony Orchestra. Known for their folk-rock music, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers, the two halves of the Indigo Girls are set to wow CSRA audiences as they appear for the first time in Aiken, with the Aiken Symphony Orchestra. Celebrating their […]

Pictures at an Exhibition

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Soloist: Pianist Nathan Lee Saturday, September 10 7:30pm Etherredge Center Rossini – La Gazza Ladra Overture Gershwin – Piano Concerto in F Mussorgsky/Ravel – Pictures at an Exhibition

Aiken Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Aiken Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series presents: 'Pictures at an Exhibition' Soloist: Pianist Nathan Lee Rossini - La Gazza Ladra Overture Gershwin - Piano Concerto in F Mussorgsky/Ravel - Pictures at an Exhibition

The Etherredge Center Carolina Series – LeRhonda S. Manigault-Bryant: Talking to the Dead

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Talking to the Dead is an ethnography of seven Gullah/Geechee women from the South Carolina lowcountry. These women communicate with their ancestors through dreams, prayer, and visions and traditional crafts and customs, such as storytelling, basket making, and ecstatic singing in their churches. Like other Gullah/Geechee women of the South Carolina and Georgia coasts, these […]

Suffrage Symposium: The Big Debate

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Suffrage Symposium: The Big Debate With the national premiere of an original playlet, The Big Debate, this event brings to life the fraught friendship and the competition for recognition between voting rights stalwarts Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony. The 15th Amendment, passed in 1869, states the right to vote "shall not be denied or […]

Voices & Votes: Civil Rights Symposium

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

As part of Voices and Votes: Democracy in America, this panel of advocates and thought leaders will discuss the history of, and the present enforcement of, voter suppression and disenfranchisement tactics and policies in South Carolina and throughout the Southern United States. Panelists will discuss voting rights from their respective roles, guided by our moderator. […]

All Star Tribute to the King

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Jason Sikes and Austin Irby will be bringing back The Elvis Years along with the Fabulous Spinouts Tribute band. Tickets $20-$35. For tickets, call 803-257-5563.

Joye In Aiken: “Jazz Explosion” Jazz Camp Student Performance

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Sunday, June 26, 2022 3:00 p.m. “Jazz Explosion” Jazz Camp Student Performance U of SC Aiken Etherredge Center 471 University Parkway Aiken, SC FREE and Open to the public. General Admission on first come, first served basis; doors open at 2:30 p.m.

Joye In Aiken: “Jazz Explosion” Concert (Jazz Camp Faculty)

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Thursday, June 23, 2022 7:00 p.m. “Jazz Explosion” Concert (Jazz Camp Faculty) U of SC Aiken Etherredge Center 471 University Parkway Aiken, SC Tickets: $20 per person – general admission; Students Free with ID Available online or contact the Etherredge Center Box Office (803-641-3305) Riley Mulherkar Mathis Picard Bryan Carter Dan Chmielinski Alexa Tarantino

Event Series Dog Sees God

Dog Sees God

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The play re-imagines characters from the popular comic strip Peanuts as degenerate teenagers. Drug use, suicide, eating disorders, teen violence, rebellion, and identity are among the issues covered in this parody of the works of Charles M. Schulz.

USC Aiken Jazz Ensemble

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Live Jazz performance by University of South Carolina Aiken Department of Visual & Performing Arts https://www.usca.edu/visual-and-performing-arts For tickets, call (803) 641-3305

University Theatre: One Act Performances

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Student actors, directors, designers and stage managers will be given an opportunity to further their craft in a capstone experience.

Joye In Aiken: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

Friday, March 11, 2022 8:00 p.m. Anderson & Roe Piano Duo U of SC Aiken Etherredge Center 471 University Parkway Aiken, SC Tickets: $50 per person Available online or contact the Etherredge Center Box Office (803-641-3305) Anderson & Roe

Live Music: USC Aiken Wind Ensemble

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The University of South Carolina Aiken Wind Ensemble at the Etherredge Center for the Fine and Performing Arts at USC Aiken.

Aiken Women’s Heart Board-Yesterday Once More

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

This year's show-Yesterday Once More-features the fabulous Doo Wop music of the 50s and early 60s. It highlights the excitement of that era and the challenge faced by the artists trying to make it in the industry. Don't miss out on this opportunity to support the American Heart Association. The show is playing at the […]

Winter Nocturne

The Etherredge Center 340 Scholar Loop, Aiken, SC, United States

The Winter Nocturne has become a tradition to welcome the New Year with an enchanting evening of brilliant music. In 2009, Ben Cox, a dedicated supporter of USC Aiken Music, began identifying and sponsoring acclaimed artists to come to USC Aiken in support of piano studies, while offering an evening of exceptional performance to the […]