The Johnson Collection, owned by Susu and George Dean Johnson, Jr., retains over 1000 pieces of iconic masterworks which span centuries and explore the cultural evolutions of Southern Art. Carlos Agudelo’s commitment to collaboration of art in the community breathes life into three masterworks created by women artists as seen in the TJC newest book, Central to Their Lives: Southern Women Artists in the Johnson Collection.
Ballet Spartanburg' s 2019/2020 performance season is exciting, new and filled with fun for everyone. In October, the season begins with The Snow Queen, a Frozen Adventure, will delight the entire family. The season swings right into Spartanburg's Christmas holiday family tradition The Nutcracker in December. In February, enjoy a one hour evening of dance in Ballet Spartanburg's studios with Embrace 2:14. The DanSynergy Series continues to explore collaborations with community artists. This season, The Write Moves will bring the art of the written word to the stage. In April, we present the last ballet of the season, A Midsummer's Night Dream. Shakespeare’s most famous, light hearted and funny tale of young love, is full of magical beings, mischief and mayhem. A bold season. A fun season. #embracetheseason