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October 2018

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Mary Chapin Carpenter

October 25 @ 7:30 pm
Mainstage, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States
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Mary Chapin Carpenter embarks on an extensive nationwide tour and will bring her hits, new and old, to the stage of the FMU PAC on Thursday, October 25.

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FMU Concert Band

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October 30 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm

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Mainstage, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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The Francis Marion University Concert Band will be performing its fall concert of the 2018-19 season at the FMU Performing Arts Center in downtown Florence. The Francis Marion University Concert Band is composed of FMU students as well as community members from the Pee Dee region. Community members include professional area music educators, band directors, choir directors, ministers of music, and FMU music faculty members.  Membership is open to all FMU students and area residents who are experienced concert band…

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Elena Martín and José Melitón, piano duo

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October 31 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Blackbox, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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Spanish born duo pianists Elena Martín and José Melitón have been hailed by critics and audiences alike as one of the most compelling talents of their generation. Their touring has taken them around the world, performing at festivals, concert series, master classes, or workshops, original compositions as well as unique two-piano transcriptions by Elena Martín. Their recordings appear regularly on American Record Guide, which says “The duo’s ensemble is impeccable…dead-on perfect…their music turns my home into a little corner of Spain every time I play it…these…

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November 2018

FMU String Ensemble

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November 1 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Blackbox, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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Open to all university students and faculty interested in learning and performing chamber music, the University String Ensemble members meet for weekly rehearsals during Fall and Spring academic semesters, giving public recitals and accompanying other campus ensembles. RESERVATIONS: Reservations may be made by calling the FMU Performing Arts Center at 843-661-4444 between 12:00 and 5:00 pm.

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Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers

November 10 @ 7:30 pm
Mainstage, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States
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Legendary singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson is joined by The Strangers on Saturday, November 10 at the FMU PAC for a show celebrating five decades of chart toppers.

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One-Act Plays directed by FMU Directing II Students

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November 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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FMU PAC, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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The Francis Marion University Experimental Theatre will host two nights of one-act plays directed by students enrolled in Theatre 401: Directing II class. The ultimate hands-on assignment, each student must select a play, audition student actors, work with lighting, sound, set and costume design, block stage action, rehearse the cast, and present a finished production for both academic adjudication and public evaluation. RESERVATIONS: Reservations may be made by calling the FMU Performing Arts Center at 843-661-4444 between 12:00 and 5:00 pm.

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One-Act Plays directed by FMU Directing II Students

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November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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FMU PAC, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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The Francis Marion University Black Box Theatre will host two nights of one-act plays directed by students enrolled in Theatre 401: Directing II class. The ultimate hands-on assignment, each student must select a play, audition student actors, work with lighting, sound, set and costume design, block stage action, rehearse the cast, and present a finished production for both academic adjudication and public evaluation. RESERVATIONS: Reservations may be made by calling the FMU Performing Arts Center at 843-661-4444 between 12:00 and 5:00 pm.

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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf

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November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
As low as $12

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Mainstage, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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The Drama Lady Theatre Group will premiere Ntozake Shange’s award winning play: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow is Enuf at the FMU Performing Arts Center in Downtown Florence.

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Florence Symphony Concert

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November 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Mainstage, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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Florence Symphony Orchestra Concert will be held at FMU Performing Arts Center. This event includes: Overture to Tannhäuser | Wagner Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 | Rachmaninoff Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2 | Prokofiev Mackenzie Melemed on piano. Reservations may be made by calling the FMU Performing Arts Center at 843-661-4444 between Monday thru Friday, 12:00 and 5:00 pm.

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FMU Chamber Jazz Ensemble

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November 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Blackbox, 201 S Dargan St
Florence, SC 29506 United States

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The FMU Chamber Jazz Ensemble directed by Dr. Paolo André Gualdi allows students in a small group setting to learn and hone improvisational skills within the the jazz idiom. Works have been selected from music by Corea, Glasper, Shorter, and more. RESERVATIONS: Reservations may be made by calling the FMU Performing Arts Center at 843-661-4444 between 12:00 and 5:00 pm.

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