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Spoleto Festival USA Scheduled for May 24-June 9

The Charleston-based event will feature a number of jazz acts, highlighting the Afro-Cuban tradition along with visionary female artists

Dafnis Prieto

The 43rd annual Spoleto Festival USA is scheduled to take place May 24 through June 9, 2019, in Charleston, S.C. The festival will feature more than 150 events, from opera to theater to music, with a particular emphasis on jazz.

Wells Fargo Jazz, the festival’s jazz series, will showcase a wide variety of jazz musicians, highlighting the importance of the Afro-Cuban jazz tradition in the United States along with three generations of visionary female jazz artists.

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