Support the arts in Greenville and you will receive so much more in return. Local artists are supported by the Metropolitan Art Council, or MAC, an organization passionate about keeping the arts in Greenville. Your gift of $50 or more will not only support your local artists, but will give you benefits in returns. You will receive an ArtCard, valid for buy-one-get-one-free tickets to the following venues:
- Peace Center
- Greenville Symphony Orchestra
- South Carolina Children’s Theatre
- Greenville Little Theatre
- Greenville Chorale
- The Warehouse Theatre
- Centre Stage
Listed below some festive holiday picks you can use your ArtCard for:
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by SC Children’s Theatre
Dates: December 1 – 9
They’re baaaack! The Herdman kids are known as the rowdiest, most awful kids in the history of the world… so what do you think happens when they are cast in the annual Christmas pageant? The whole town is horrified, but the spirit of the season comes alive in the Herdmans. This pageant is the best one yet! Most enjoyed by ages 4 and up. Estimated run time: 60 minutes
It’s a Wonderful Life by Greenville Little Theatre
Dates: December 6 – 16
Relive the heartwarming and uniquely American holiday story of George Bailey, Mary, Mr. Potter & the citizens of Bedford Falls as they face the trials & joys of life. Sure to put you in the holiday spirit, this uplifting tale will remind you that “no man is a failure who has friends.”
Christmas on the Rocks by The Warehouse Theatre
Dates: December 6 – 23
All of your favorite children from the Christmas classics are here, all grown up, getting a little drunk, and catching us up on the… sordid… details of their lives since we last saw them. Charlie Brown, Tiny Tim, Ralphie are joined by some old friends & a couple of newcomers in this rollicking good time spent with characters you loved as a child, but will appreciate more as an adult.
Laughing All the Way by Centre Stage
December 6 – 22
Saturday Night Live meets Lawrence Welk meets The Carol Burnett Show, bringing you the ultimate feel good Christmas variety show. Filled with hilarious Christmas sketches, timeless classic Christmas tunes, dazzling Holiday dance numbers and celebrated sacred songs, this Christmas show will put you right in the Holiday spirit and is good for the whole family.
Christmas with the Chorale presents Handel’s Messiah by Greenville Chorale
Dates: December 6 – 22
Christmas with the Chorale this year will feature a performance of one of the world’s best-known and beloved works, Handel’s Messiah. The Messiah thrills audiences every time it is performed, especially the exhilarating “Hallelujah Chorus.” The Chorale will be joined by the Chorale Orchestra & soloists, creating a special evening that should be on the “must attend” list for music lovers everywhere.
A Wintry Mix by Greenville Symphony Orchestra
Date: Saturday, January 12, 2019
No, we’re not talking about the weather! Instead, the musical forecast for this concert is sunny & warm — and there’s no need to buy bread and milk! This Spotlight Series concert is the perfect antidote to the post-holiday blues, as we offer a “wintry mix” of delightful chamber selections.
Enjoy the show, Greenville!