News and Events

The School of the Arts presents a robust season of concerts, plays, dance performances, lectures, gallery exhibitions and more. In addition, special events featuring guest artists round out the season while enhancing the student experience



The College of Charleston's George Street Box Office (GSBO) offers online ticketing, including season subscriptions with benefits of preferred seating, flex ticketing and more. GSBO staff is available (Tue-Fri, 10am-4pm) to assist you by phone 843.953.GSBO (4726), by email, or in person at the Sottile Theatre, 44 George St.


  • The Marion and Wayland H. Cato Jr. Center for the Arts – 161 Calhoun St. (The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art is on the first floor of this building.)
  • College of Charleston Sottile Theatre – 44 George St.
  • Chapel Theatre – 172 Calhoun St.
  • Harbor Walk West – 360 Concord St.
  • Barnet Courtyard — 58 George St.

Public transportation

Driving directions/maps


Several garages are in the area, as well as metered parking on surrounding streets.

Parking garages near Cato Center, Halsey Institute, Sottile Theatre, Chapel Theatre, Barnet Courtyard:
George St. Garage – 34 Saint Philip St.
Saint Philip St. Garage – 89 Saint Philip St.
NOTE: Wentworth Garage – 81 Wentworth St. – is closed for repairs (fall 2022)

Parking garage near Harbor Walk:
Aquarium Garage – 24 Calhoun St.

Parking map