Things to Do Friday, April 24, 2015

File/Marie Rodriguez The Party at the Point series returns to Patriot's Point.

What: Join a costumed interpreter to learn how Carolina Gold rice was planted on Lowcountry plantations and about the African origins of rice and its cultivation in South Carolina in the 18th and 19th centuries. Traditional methods will be employed, beginning with the spring planting through the fall harvest.

When: 10 a.m.

Where: Middleton Place, 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: Free with Middleton Place general admission: $10 children; $28 adults

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What: Celebrate the lovely spring weather, use the free Wi-Fi in the park, play lawn games, and lounge by the lagoon while enjoying music by Joe Sistino. Food and drinks available for purchase from Auto-Banh Food Truck, Zombie Bob’s Pizza, Cory’s Grilled Cheese, Cannonborough Beverage Co. and King of Pops.

When: 11:30 a.m. April 24

Where: Hampton Park, 30 Mary Murray Drive, Charleston

Price: Free

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What: The long-running concert series, Party at the Point, will return on Friday with music from Departure, a Journey tribute band. The family-friendly event features live music, a full cash bar and plenty of food available for purchase.

When: 5:30-9:30 p.m. April 24

Where: Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, 20 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $7

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What: Soprano Maria Antunez and tenor Martin Nusspaumer will sing favorite arias and duets with Irina Pevzner at the piano.

When: 6 p.m. April 24

Where: Murray Center, 14 George St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: Ran Dank, assistant professor and director of piano studies at College of Charleston, will be the solo artist in the final concert of the “Piano Showcase Series” at Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church, 302 Hibben St (at Church Street), Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

What: Follow Alice on a strange and comedic adventure down the rabbit hole and through the looking glass in this adaptation by the Clemente Players of Lewis Carroll’s childhood classics.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Sterett Hall North Charleston (old Navy base), 1530 7th St., North Charleston

Price: $17

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What: “Seminar” is a new comedy by Pulitzer Prize nominee Theresa Rebeck. Four aspiring young novelists sign up for private classes with Leonard, an international literary figure.

When: 7:30 p.m. April 24

Where: Woolfe Street Playhouse, 34 Woolfe St., Charleston

Price: $20-$30

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What: “The Mystery of Edwin Drood”is a musical play based Charles Dickens’ final novel.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: The Footlight Players Theatre, 20 Queen St., Charleston

Price: $35 for adults; $32 for seniors/military, $25 for students

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