CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - The Spoleto Festival USA starts in about 10 weeks, and the festival box office is opening in Charleston.
The box office at the Charleston Visitor Center opens Monday and will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday until May 3. Then it will be open those hours every day through the festival.
This year's Spoleto runs from May 22 through June 7 and features more than 150 performances.
The festival includes marionettes and a 350-year-old opera, along with performances of Shakespeare, a Charlie Chaplin film and a concert by Emmylou Harris.