Chautauqua “Reinventing America Festival” tentatively rescheduled for September 3 – 12, 2021

With the announcement of new Covid-19 vaccines, Chautauqua is cautiously evaluating the possibility of producing the History Comes Alive Festival “Reinventing America” in Spetember 2021. Programing throughSeptember 2021 will continue as virtual events. We will continue to monitor the situation in hopes that by September it will be safe to...

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Humanities Council of SC awards Greenville Chautauqua a $2,500 Bridge Emergency Relief Grant.

Funding for Bridge Grants was provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. This generosity will enable Greenville Chautauqua to retain historical interpreters originally scheduled to perform for the canceled June Festival to perform at next year’s Festival...

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Covid 19 virus postpones “Reinventing America” Talk Series | June Festival still on schedule

Leading with love over fear, Chautauqua has proactively decided to cancel the rest of the Chautauqua Talk Series. The June Festival is still on schedule. Because of the current Covid-19 virus situation, there will be no Chautauqua activities through mid-May. We are still evaluating the possibility that the June Festival...

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Announcing our 2020 Season – Reinventing America

America has always been – and remains – a work in progress. Each generation has reimagined itself, often in the face of extreme challenges. Yet today nearly every system is, again, in need of reinvention. To flourish in this century, everything from urban transportation to political machines needs to be...

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