Something Wicked This Way Comes as Student Production of Macbeth Hits Sharp Theater

Photo by Alex Baran  On the most versatile and impressive set since the theater program’s 2014 production of Spring Awakening, the intense tragedy of Shakespeare’s Macbeth unfolds in measured breaths. Macbeth (Nick D’Ambrosia), juggles with the insidious interpretations gleaned from witches who prophesize his rise to power in coded proclamations. Macbeth’s […]

Crowds Cherish the Ladies at Back-to-Back Concerts

The Irish ensemble Cherish the Ladies took the stage twice on Saturday for a matinee and an evening performance of traditional music from Ireland. The sold-out crowd that enthusiastically greeted the group in the first show was a mixture of longtime fans and local enthusiasts of Irish music, as revealed […]

Berrie Center Hosts Galleries of CHiKA and Ned Smyth

Photo by Giancarlo Sepulveda An installation by Japanese-born and internationally recognized artist CHiKA and an exhibit of various works by photographer and sculptor Ned Smyth opened on Wednesday in the Pascal and Kresge galleries, respectively. CHiKA, known for her interactive visual art, presented SEI06, an unusual geometric shape pulsing with LED […]

Taylor Swift Wins Big at Performance-Heavy AMAs

Photo by Jana Zills, Wikipedia A slew of awards and performances were dished out on Sunday, as the American Music Awards, also known as the AMAs, celebrated its 42nd year. This year’s host was Jennifer Lopez, who opened the show with a 10-minute dance number that incorporated the biggest hits of […]

CMAs Nominated by Newcomer Chris Stapleton

Photo courtesy of Keith Hinkle, Wikipedia The 49th annual Country Music Association Awards also known as the CMAs, acted largely as the coming-out party for little-known musician Chris Stapleton. Despite never having a top 40 single, Stapleton won a number of notable awards. His album, “Traveller,” took home Album of […]

Knicks Show Hope Despite 10-Point Loss to Cavs

Coming off of a promising preseason performance, the Knicks looked to go above .500 basketball in the regular season last night against the defending Eastern Conference Champion Cleveland Cavaliers. It was only last season that the disastrous Knicks of old spoiled LeBron James’ homecoming. While the seasons of each team […]