Spoleto: Oral history with Charles S. Way

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Spoleto: Oral history with Charles S. Way
Way, Charles S.
Charles S. Way is a noted Charleston businessman and civic leader who has been involved with Spoleto Festival U.S.A. since 1978. He served as the organization's president in 1984, chairman of the board from 1985-1991, and has held the post of chairman emeritus since 1991. Way talks about the history of Spoleto Festival U.S.A., his relationships with Gian Carlo Menotti, Nigel Redden and others, how the festival piqued his interest in art, and his hope that Spoleto U.S.A. and the Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto, Italy, will one day be joined together again. Audio with transcript.
College of Charleston Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Way, Charles S., Spoleto Festival U.S.A.
Topical Subject:
Festivals--South Carolina--Charleston, Festivals--Planning, Festivals--Management
Geographic Subject:
Charleston--Social life and customs
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
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application/pdf, audio/mpeg
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Digital resource copyright 2009, The College of Charleston. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.