9112 Old Number 6 Hwy
Santee, SC 29142
Phone: (803) 854-3870
Fax: (803) 854-2801
9112 Old Number 6 Hwy, Santee, SC, US, 29142
- Phone: (803) 854-3870
- Fax: (803) 854-2801
The Fortune Theatre was designed by Ernest Schaufelberg in 1924 with a capacity of 440. It opened on November 8, 1924 with the play 'Sinners'. Note that this theatre does not has facilities for the disabled or the hard of hearing
This premier performing arts facility combines the grandeur of the past with superb acoustics and versatility; the hall is host to performances by local actors and musicians, cultural events of both national and international prominence, and conventions. Tours of Patriot Hall, which includes a one-thousand-seat auditorium, meeting rooms, reception rooms, and offices, can be arranged.
Gather up your family or head out with your gang for a movie at the Regal Azalea Square Stadium 16, a part of the reputed Regal Entertainment Group. With movies for all, this cinema lets you watch them in comfort. Wheelchair access and listening devices make a visit here even more convenient. Grab a hot tub of popcorn or a filling bite at the cafe, and watch the magic unfold on a screen before you. Call or check the website for schedules and other information.
Established in 1976, this group of thespians perform in a former movie theater built in 1935. Located across the street from Azalea Park, the 209-seat theater is named after one of its founders and is listed on the National Register of Historic Districts. Four productions from musicals to serious dramas are offered during the season from August to May, plus a few children's plays that are written and produced by the children's workshops. The ticket office is open Wednesday through Sat, 12p to 6p and one hour before performances. Season memberships are also available. Fancy dress affairs, Meet the Cast receptions, premiere parties and fundraising events are held here as well. Check the website for scheduled programs and performance times, as well as ticket prices vary from each show. - Natasha Lawrence
A Trappist monastery located along the Cooper River in Berkeley Country northwest of Charleston, the property has a long history going back to 1681. This was the site of the historic Mepkin Plantation built by Henry Laurens in the 1760s. Publisher Henry Luce bought the property in 1936, then he and his wife, Claire, donated much of the land to Roman Catholic monks who established the Trappist Order here in 1949. Guided tours of the church, gardens and trails are offered daily. Extended stays with meals included are available as a spiritual retreat. There is a gift shop that sells home-grown white oyster mushrooms, locally made jams and honey along with artwork, books and crafts. Admission is free. -Natasha Lawrence
Catch the latest movies here, from weepy dramas to R-rated thrillers. Cinemark Movies 8 is a part of the famous Cinemark chain. It offers multiple screens and comfy seating to enhance your movie-going experience. Call or check the website for movie schedules, online ticketing services and more.
In the huge campus of the Charleston Southern University is the Lightsey Chapel. Apart from being a calm worship place, the chapel houses an auditorium. The Lightsey Chapel Auditorium is the university's own venue for all its graduation ceremonies, gatherings, lectures, seminars and concerts. Musical concerts and performances are also held here as this auditorium is well-equipped with excellent acoustics.
Hilton Field at Fort Jackson shot into fame for featuring one of the biggest artists of all times - Kid Rock. The venue specializes in concerts for the troops, but civilians are also welcome.
Cult Classic Custom Motor Club on Shop Road is a large bike and car custom shop as well as an underground music venue where bikes and music are customized to the tastes of visitors. Open on all days of the week, the club has regular visitors in the form of avid bikers and motorists who want to get a new look for their vehicles. In the evening, this garage turns into a lively concert venue where various hard metal bands show off their skills on stage. Expect stellar performances of local and national bands followed by rocking parties that run late into the night.
One Unit Art Space is a contemporary concert venue that hosts live music shows. This venue is equipped with modern acoustics and lighting system that further enhances the amazing performances. Featuring gigs by renowned artists/bands, its quite a popular venue and every show is well-attended. For gig guide and other details, call ahead.
A group of kids between the ages of seven and 18 years old make up this pre-professional dance group that has won numerous national awards for their quality in technique.
A member of the Coastal Plain Baseball League, the Columbia Blowfish consists of college baseball players. Their summer season is played at the Capital City Stadium.