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Upper King Design District Spring Design Walk will be 5-8 p.m. in downtown Charleston. The new store ONE will debut during the walk, and will feature artists and designers John Duckworth, Sarah Maxwell, Candace Romeo, Rachel Gordon, Julie Wheat, Add Libb and Diana Lauterdale. ONE is at 478 King St. Visit for more information.


Go and see Charleston Stage's fantastic "Cabaret" at the Sottile Theatre, 44 George St., in downtown Charleston. Set in a Berlin nightclub as the roaring '20s are drawing to a close, "Cabaret" tells the story of nightclub singer Sally Bowles, and Cliff, an American writer. The show is at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $15-$35 for adults, $15-$33 for seniors and $15 for students. Call 577-7183 or order online at


Record Store Day! For more information, see Pages 22 and 23.


Go and see poet and musician Kurtis Lamkin at 8 p.m. at the Gage Hall Coffeehouse. Lamkin is a poet who plays the Kora, a beautiful 21-string West African instrument. He has performed internationally at festivals, concert halls, prisons and universities. His poetry has been published in journals and textbooks, and he has performed on several radio and television shows, including Bill Moyers' "Fooling With Words" on Public Television. Profits from all Gage Hall Coffeehouses support enrichment activities at inner city Charleston-area elementary schools. Gage Hall is at 4 Archdale Street. Admission is $10 adults and $5 students. There will be coffee, sodas and home-baked desserts available for purchase. Call 367-9663 or 224-4472.

MONDAY, 4/19

Visit artist Jennifer Henriques Phillips' "Building Babylon (is woman's work)" at the Corrigan Gallery, 62 Queen St. The work will be on display through April 30. Call 722-9868.


Get crafty 10 a.m.-noon at Mom's Morning Out, 114 B East Richardson Ave. in Summerville. Projects are different every week, and cost $24, which includes all materials. Call 261-7704


The Low Country Coin Club meets the first and third Wednesday of every month at Felix Davis Community Center, 4800 Park Circle in North Charleston. Call 745-1028.


Take a road trip to Litchfield for the Seacoast Artist Guild's "Beginning Artist Show" at the Applewood Pancake House, 14361 Ocean Hwy. Eligible artists must be at least 18 years old with 3 years or less experience in 2D, 3D or photography. Download the prospectus on Web site,