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March 2020

April 2020

Monday Apr 06

Friday Apr 24

20th Anniversary Juried Alumni Exhibition

09:00 am 02:00 pm

Lipscomb Gallery, SCGSAH Campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

In honor of the SC Governor's School 20th anniversary, the Visual arts Department is hosting a juried exhibition featuring work from alumni who attended the residential high school and summer Honors Program. The gallery is free and open to the public. Visitors are asked to sign in at the Visitor Center upon arrival.
Tuesday Apr 07

Dreamville

06:30 pm 08:30 pm

Gunter Theatre, Peace Center

300 S. Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601

**THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.**
Four students playing woodwind instruments
Thursday Apr 09

Woodwind Chamber Concert

This event will be live streamed

02:30 pm 04:00 pm

Smith Recital Hall, SCGSAH campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

The Governor's School's Music Department presents an evening of trios, quartets, and quintets, as our woodwind students share their talents in this culmination of their semester-long study of chamber music. This performance is free and open to the public.
student playing piano
Thursday Apr 23

Piano Ensembles Concert

This event will be live streamed

07:30 pm 09:00 pm

Smith Recital Hall, SCGSAH campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

For our spring concert, the SCGSAH Piano Ensemble recital features various configurations involving the piano, including works for four-hands at either one or two pianos, as well as chamber works for piano and other instruments. This event is free and open to the public.
students seated playing strings
Thursday Apr 30

String Chamber Concert

This event will be live streamed

07:30 pm 09:00 pm

Smith Recital Hall, SCGSAH campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

Enjoy the thrilling sound of strings in this evening of chamber performances as Governor's School student ensembles of duos, trios, quartets and others perform works from the standard classical repertoire. This event is free and open to the public.

May 2020

student choir onstage
Friday May 01

Choral Concert

This event will be live streamed

07:30 pm 09:00 pm

Daniel Hall, Furman University

3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613

The SC Governor's School Music Department presents this special evening of vocal performance, featuring the 20-voice Cantus Chamber Choir and the 80-voice Governor's School Choir in Daniel Chapel of Furman University. This concert will be unique for the variety of conductors taking part in the music making. As this spring marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of our school, our first choral director, Dr. William Thomas, will return to lead the vocalists of the Cantus Chamber Choir. Similarly, five students participating in an advanced level conducting seminar will participate with Cantus and the Governor's School Choir as their final
group of creative writing juniors
Saturday May 02

Creative Writing Junior Class Reading

This event will be live streamed

03:00 pm 04:30 pm

John I. Smith Library, SCGSAH Campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

The Governor’s School’s Creative Writing Department presents the Junior Class Reading featuring original student works in short fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. This talented junior class includes seven YoungArts winners and one finalist. In past years, selections from these readings have gone on to garner national acclaim, as well as publication in journals such as Tin House and The Georgia Review.
a group of creative writing senior standing on stage
Saturday May 02

Creative Writing Senior Portfolio Reading

This event will be live streamed

07:00 pm 08:30 pm

John I. Smith Library, SCGSAH campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

The Governor’s School’s Creative Writing Department presents the Senior Class Portfolio Reading featuring original student works in short fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. In past years, selections from these readings have gone on to garner national acclaim, as well as publication in journals such as Tin House and The Georgia Review.
sinfonia orchestra on stage
Tuesday May 05

Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra Concert

This event will be live streamed

07:30 pm 09:00 pm

Gunter Theater, Peace Center

300 S. Main Street, Greenville, SC 29601

The Music Department presents a concert featuring the student Wind Ensemble in Paul Dukas' Fanfare for 'La Peri,' and William Schuman's Chester Overture, and the Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra performing Copland's Our Town, the Academic Festival Overture, by Brahms. They will be joined by the Governor's School Choir to perform selected movements of Beethoven's Mass in C Major.
students playing brass instruments
Thursday May 07

Brass Chamber Concert

This event will be live streamed

07:30 pm 09:00 pm

Smith Recital Hall, SCGSAH campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

Enjoy an evening of mellow and alluring horns as the Governor's School Brass Chamber Ensembles presents a concert featuring works from the standard brass chamber literature. This event is free and open to the public.
artwork on display in gallery
Friday May 08

Wednesday May 13

20th Annual Visual Arts Student Exhibition

09:00 am 02:00 pm

Lipscomb Gallery, SCGSAH Campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

The Visual Arts Department will showcase a wide variety of selected works created by juniors and seniors during the 2019-2020 school year. The Governor’s School will host a reception for this show on Sunday, May 10 from 1:30-2:30 p.m. The Lipscomb Gallery is free and open to the public; visitors are asked to sign in at the Visitor Center upon arriving on campus.
two students singing
Friday May 08

Music Theater Scenes

This event will be live streamed

07:30 pm 09:00 pm

Smith Recital Hall, SCGSAH campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

Governor's School vocalists present scenes from some of your favorite musicals. The performance will feature solo and ensemble numbers chosen to showcase the individual talents of our students. This is one of the most popular events of the season so come early to get the best seats. This performance is free and open to the public.
student artwork on display in gallery
Sunday May 10

Annual Visual Arts Student Exhibition Reception

01:00 pm 02:30 pm

Liscoomb Gallery, SCGSAH Campus

15 University Street, Greenville, SC 29601

The SC Governor's School Art Department hosts this reception in honor of the young artists whose work is included in the 20th Annual Student Exhibition. The exhibition will showcase a wide variety of selected works created by juniors and seniors during the 2019-2020 school year. The Lipscomb Gallery is free and open to the public. Guests are asked to sign in at the Visitor Center upon arriving on campus.