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Things To Do for Thursday, April 20, 2017

April 20, 2017 GMT

Civil Rights Film Festival

What: A civil rights film festival will be held at The American Theater, College of Charleston campus and Burke High School from April 20-22. See link below for film titles, show times and locations.

Price: Free

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Author Josephine Humphreys

What: Award-winning author and Sullivan’s Island resident, Josephine Humphreys, will talk about her “Island Time” and how Sullivan’s inspired and nourished her as a writer. Humphreys is the author of four novels: “Dreams of Sleep,” “The Fireman’s Fair,” “Nowhere Else on Earth” and “Rich in Love,” since made into a movie.


When: 6-7 p.m.

Where: Battery Gadsden Cultural Center, 1917 Ion Ave., Sullivan’s Island

Price: Free

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Joy Project Jazz Quartet

What: West coast-style cool jazz from 6-8 p.m. No cover.

Where: Andell Inn, 300 Freshfields Drive, Kiawah Island

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M. Dumas & Sons Centennial Celebration

What: M. Dumas & Sons will host a centennial celebration in honor of its 100 year anniversary, including a fashion showcase on Society Street and local beers, cocktails and canapés from Duvall Catering.

When: 6:30-9 p.m.

Where: M. Dumas & Sons, 294 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

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HeART of Swing

What: The Charleston Performing Arts Center will hold a special event in support of the theater and Kids on Stage, an educational outreach program, featuring live music from the Joe Clarke Big Band, a live and silent auction, heavy hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, door prizes and more.

When: 7-10 p.m.

Where: Charleston Performing Arts Center, 873 Folly Road, James Island

Price: $75

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‘Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)’

What: Performed in all three parts at once, Suzan-Lori Parks’s classically-influenced “Father Comes Home From the Wars” follows Hero—or Ulysses, the name he later chooses for himself—a slave from Texas who enters the Confederate Army.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: PURE Theatre, 477 King St., downtown Charleston


Price: $31-$58

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Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

What: Husband-and-wife country artists Tim McGraw and Faith Hill on their Soul2Soul tour, with special guests NEEDTOBREATHE.

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: $25-$120; $10 cash-only parking

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Lord of the Rings Trivia

What: Lord of the Rings Trivia will test your knowledge off all things Baggins, Balrog and Boromir, with themed drink specials and more.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Bay Street Biergarten, 549 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

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Turkuaz w/ Organ Freeman

What: Nine-piece “powerfunk” band Turkuaz and funk/jazz trio Organ Freeman.

When: 8 p.m. doors, 9 p.m. show

Where: Pour House, 1977 Maybank Highway, James Island

Price: $15

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Jonny Lang

What: Blues/gospel/rock/soul guitarist and singer-songwriter Jonny Lang with 18-year-old Quinn Sullivan, protégé of Buddy Guy since the age of 8.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St., downtown Charleston

Price: $35-$55

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White Hall

What: Indie/alternative rock/funk. No cover.

When: 9 p.m.

Where: Smoke BBQ, 713 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant

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Samantha Fish

What: Blues/rock singer-songwriter.

When: 9 p.m. doors, 10 p.m. show

Where: The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms

Price: $12

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