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So fun!!

My family and I wanted a unique experience while in Charleston. Ann Caldwell and the Magnolia... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
Angela B
Fall River, Wisconsin
Praise house at Drayton Hall

My wife and I saw Ann Caldwell and the Magnolia Singer in the basement of Drayton Hall, the kitchen... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2015
Charleston, South Carolina
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24 Dec 2016
“So fun!!”
6 Dec 2015
“Praise house at Drayton Hall”
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

My family and I wanted a unique experience while in Charleston. Ann Caldwell and the Magnolia Singers definitely provided us with that kind of experience!! The evening that we scheduled to see them at the Circular Congregational Church on Meeting Street the fire alarm continued...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2015

My wife and I saw Ann Caldwell and the Magnolia Singer in the basement of Drayton Hall, the kitchen and area for the enslaved plantation population. It was great. The acapella voices and tight quarters was probably similar to the environment of a plantation praise...More

1  Thank JohnW_DP
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Ann is a charismatic and thoroughly charming lady. She and the Magnolia Singers put on a great show and pull the audience in with stories and songs in the tradition on spirituals and the Gullah people. One-of-a-kind Charleston experience.

1  Thank PattyMcC7
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Ann and I had emailed back and forth before my last visit to Charleston and she invited us to stop by and hear them perform ( June 16,2016). My daughter is getting married in April 2016 in Charleston and I thought it would be great...More

2  Thank shermcc4
Reviewed 21 April 2015

I had the good fortune to see Ann Caldwell and the Magnolia Singers at the Circular Congregational Church on Meeting Street. They taught us about the old Negro spirituals and the Praise House and before long, they had us up, singing, clapping, stomping, and dancing....More

1  Thank Veronica L
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Beautiful voice, delightful person. A treasure in our fair city. If you have the chance, go see her.

2  Thank siteseer58
Reviewed 14 February 2015

I first discovered this weekly event in Charleston magazine and, being that my 1 year old daughter loves to dance, thought it would be perfect for us. I wasn't really sure what to expect, thinking it was going to be like gospel singers at the...More

1  Thank Bourbarian
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Last night I was privileged to attend a praise circle at the Circular Congregational Church. A new experience for me and I was completely captivated. The small group of 20 or so adults were comfortably encouraged to experience a new cultural happening. Long a tradition...More

1  Thank Joan W
Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

If you do not leave the Circular Congregational Church on a Tuesday night energized...check your pulse. A recent audience....really participants....ranging from age 1 to 81 were totally engaged by these authentic voices.

1  Thank annemcooper
Reviewed 22 March 2014

We took a dinner cruise and Ann Caldwell and the Magnolia Singers were our entertainment. We thoroughly enjoyed the music and how the group interacted with the audience and did their best to sing any requests we made. It was a wonderful treat during the...More

3  Thank Travelfreaks12
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