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The BEAT: Zeds Dead visits Newport Music Hall

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Electronic music fans gathered at the Newport Music Hall for a sold-out show put on by artist Zeds Dead. Newport, located right next to the Ohio State campus, welcomed concertgoers Oct. 6 for a night of [...]

October 22, 2016 Entertainment
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Bread & Puppet Theater feeds Gray Chapel

By Courtney Dunne, Editor-in-Chief The Bread and Puppet Theatre made a stop at Ohio Wesleyan Oct. 17 to do its most recent performance of Underneath the Above Show #1 (inspired by the forthcoming elections in the greatest country in the [...]

October 21, 2016 Entertainment
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Student poetry series hosted at bakery

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Several Ohio Wesleyan writers took a break from studying for midterm exams by sharing poetry and prose at an open mic event. Speak/Easy, the open mic reading series affiliated with OWU’s English department, was [...]

October 21, 2016 Entertainment, News

Professor talks film adaptation

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Robert Olmstead, director of OWU’s creative writing program, has attracted the attention of directors and writers for his book “Far Bright Star.” Damien Ober, a writer who has worked in television and film, adapted the novel [...]

October 13, 2016 Entertainment
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Toxic greed infects water in “An Enemy of the People”

By Gopika Nair, Chief Copy Editor Tensions run high as one man stands alone in a town filled with toxic greed in Ohio Wesleyan’s first theatre production of the academic year. OWU’s theatre and dance department is presenting four performances of [...]

October 12, 2016 Entertainment, News
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Earthdance returns to OWU

By Hannah Wargo, Transcript Correspondent Earthdance, the global dance event, returned to promote peace and sustainability at Ohio Wesleyan for its 8th year Sunday, Sept. 18th in the Benes Rooms of Hamilton-Williams Campus Center. Earthdance is the “largest synchronised dance [...]

September 26, 2016 Entertainment
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The Beat: Mac Miller is feeling the love on new album “The Divine Feminine”

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter With a new approach but familiar style, Mac Miller is back at it again with his fourth studio album. Malcolm McCormick, better known as Mac Miller, released “The Divine Feminine” Sept. 16. This comes almost [...]

September 22, 2016 Entertainment
Former R.E.M manager discusses education reform in schools

Former R.E.M manager discusses education reform in schools

By Anna Davies, Transcript Reporter Ohio Wesleyan University’s Arneson Institute hosted a lecture with Bertis Downs, former manager of R.E.M., educational reform activist and entertainment lawyer, on Monday, Sept. 12 in the Benes Rooms. The lecture was a conversation between [...]

September 22, 2016 Entertainment
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50-Day Club takes off

David Fradkin, Transcript Correspondent It is finally spring where the weather is getting warmer and the school year is winding down. It is also that time of the year when Backstretch Bar hosts its annual 50-Day Club event. This year is [...]

April 12, 2016 Entertainment
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Bishop Bash performer announced

Courtney Dunne, Copy Editor Anticipation filled the air Friday afternoon Feb. 26 as the Campus Programming Board (CPB) announced this year’s Bishop Bash performer. CPB, the organization set up to fill the need for fun and excitement, brings to campus [...]

March 2, 2016 Entertainment