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The College of Charleston School of the Arts has scheduled the following events. Unless otherwise indicated, call 953-6306 or visit http://sota.cofc.edu/newsevents/calendar.

Special events

Oct. 2: To Broadway and Back: A Party for the Arts. 6-10 p.m., Emmett Robinson Theatre in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. Broadway veterans and School of the Arts alumni Mel Marvin ('62) and Margaret Anne Florence ('01) join with others to bring the best in show business, food from local chefs, and live and silent auctions. $200 admission to benefit the College of Charleston School of the Arts. $2,500 and $1,000 sponsorships available. Call 953-5348. Gala information will be updated at www.sota.cofc.edu/2010gala.

Nov. 3 and 5: The Entropy Ensemble presents "Between the Lines" at 8 p.m., Sottile Theatre, 44 George St. The concert features a special guest appearance by Christopher O'Riley and is produced in coordination with the Arts Management Fundraising Event Creation class. Admission and details TBA.

Theater and dance

Sept. 30-Oct. 1 and Oct. 3-6: "Tintypes" by Mary Kyte, Mel Marvin (C of C alumnus) and Gary Pearle; directed by Robert Ivey. 8 p.m., except Sunday at 3 p.m. only; Emmett Robinson Theatre in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $15 general; $10 C of C faculty/staff/students/seniors. Box office: 953-5604.

Nov. 11-16: "The Beggar's Opera" by John Gay, directed by Mark Landis. 8 p.m., except Sunday at 3 p.m. only; Emmett Robinson Theatre in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $15 general; $10 C of C faculty/staff/students/seniors. Box office: 953-5604.

Music

Sept. 13: Faculty Jazz Ensemble. College of Charleston Monday Night Concert Series. 8 p.m., Recital Hall in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $10 at the door; free for C of C students.

Sept. 14: Charleston Virtuosi, string quartet. St. Luke's Recital Series. Noon, St. Luke's Chapel at MUSC, 181 Ashley Ave.; free.

Sept. 20: Joe Galambos, guitar. College of Charleston Monday Night Concert Series. 8 p.m., Recital Hall in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $10 at the door; free for C of C students.

Sept. 21: Lee Kohlenberg, organ. St. Luke's Recital Series. Noon, St. Luke's Chapel at MUSC, 181 Ashley Ave.; free.

Sept. 23: Frank Duvall Jazz. 8 p.m., Recital Hall in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $10 at the door; free for students.

Sept. 27: Rodrick Dixon, tenor. College of Charleston Monday Night Concert Series. 8 p.m., Recital Hall in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $10 at the door; free for C of C students.

Sept. 28: La Belle Musique: Baroque Music featuring women composers. St. Luke's Recital Series. Noon, St. Luke's Chapel at MUSC, 181 Ashley Ave.; free.

Oct. 1: Jazz at Night. Part of Fall Family Weekend. 8 p.m., Recital Hall in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $10 at the door; free for C of C students. Call 953-6084 or check www.cofc.edu/welcomeweek.

Oct. 4: Wei Wei Le, violin, and Yin Zheng, piano. College of Charleston Monday Night Concert Series. 8 p.m., Recital Hall in the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. $10 at the door; free for C of C students.

Art history

Sept. 23: Synagogues as Design for the Divine: Jewish Cultural Identity and Constructions of Sacred Space in the Ancient Mediterranean World. By Karen Stern, Brooklyn College, CUNY. Archaeological Institute of America lecture series. 7 p.m. in Room 309 of the Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St. Free.