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Rising Appalachia

Word of South and Opening Nights Present Rising Appalachia

Rising Appalachia is an internationally touring Americana and world folk ensemble steeped in the soul of the South. See them live during the Word of South festival!

Indigo Girls

Indigo Girls

The Indigo Girls are one of the most successful folk duos in history. Over a thirty-five-year career that began in clubs around their native Atlanta, Georgia, the multi-Grammy-winning duo of Emily Saliers and Amy Ray has recorded sixteen studio albums, sold over 15 million records, and built a dedicated, enduring following across the globe.

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Ron Sachs

Ron Sachs

Opening Nights at Florida State University’s Development Council has selected Ron Sachs as its chair for the 2024-2025 season.

Janine Falah

Visual arts teacher Janine Falah of Fairview Middle School is the recipient of the 2024 Opening Nights at Florida State University Arts Advocate Award, presented by VyStar Credit Union.