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Clay figures from the film. Photo courtesy of mubi.com.

Strand Theatre features “The Missing Picture”

Clay figures typically do not come to mind when the word documentary is mentioned. The Missing Picture, nominated for the best foreign language film at the 2014 Academy Awards, was shown at the Strand Theater April 21-22 as a part [...]

April 30, 2015 Entertainment
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Well-known improv group visits campus for Slice of Life

By: Holly Krampitz, Transcript correspondent   If one were to enter Stuyvesant Hall on April 19 he or she would probably hear German accents, adults acting like dinosaurs and lots of laughter. Campus Activities Magazine’s entertainers of the year, Mission Improvable, [...]

April 30, 2015 Entertainment
The House of Peace and Justice. Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

House of Peace and Justice hosts a musical bash

The House of Peace and Justice (P&J) hosted a night with live music from three bands last Friday. WV White, Tom Ghoulie and Spaceman Spiff performed. Juniors Mark Chalmers and Sam Carpenter and senior Harris Schaeffer make up Tom Ghoulie. [...]

April 29, 2015 Entertainment
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Avant-garde theatre troupe returns to the stage at OWU

An experimental theatre troupe performed at Ohio Wesleyan to a semi-packed Gray Chapel. It was Bread and Puppet’s second time performing at OWU in the last four years. The troupe invited OWU theatre students to perform alongside them, giving them [...]

April 28, 2015 Entertainment
Freshman TJ Galamba as Bobby Strong leads his fellow oppressed townspeople in a song. Photo courtesy of Alanna Easley.

Musical comedy has students laughing

By: Liz Hardaway, Transcript correspondent   There is nothing dry about “Urinetown: the Musical,” the self-aware and witty comedy that opened at Chappelear Drama Center on April 17. “Urinetown: the Musical,” written by Greg Kotis, explores corporate control and environmental [...]

April 27, 2015 Entertainment
Attendees talk in front of Caroline Bodee's "Egotism" series. Photo courtesy of Adelle Brodbeck.

Senior art students look ahead in “Ongoing”

While many students are just beginning to brace themselves for the storm of finals only a few weeks away, Ohio Wesleyan senior art students are starting to breathe easier. On Saturday April 18, the Bachelor of Fine Arts seniors opened [...]

April 20, 2015 Entertainment
Frank Hobbs. Photo courtesy of owu.edu.

OWU professor is in love with Ohio’s landscape

By: Cassie Ingram, Transcript correspondent   During his senior year of college he decided to start painting landscapes. Little did he know where it would take him. Now an art professor at Ohio Wesleyan University, Frank Hobbs is pursuing his dream [...]

April 15, 2015 Entertainment
Left to right: senior Grace Thompson as Hope Cladwell, senior Ryan Haddad as Caldwell B. Cladwell, senior Luke Scaros as Officer Barrel and senior Brianna Robinson as Penelope Pennywise. Photo courtesy of Ian Boyle.

Award-winning musical brings satire and singing to OWU

An evil corporation charges people for peeing in order to control water consumption in the Tony Award-winning Urinetown: the Musical, coming to Ohio Wesleyan on April 17. Senior Ian Boyle describes the play as a satire of capitalism, social irresponsibility, [...]

April 8, 2015 Entertainment
Students who worked on Culture Fest pose together in the Benes Rooms. Photo courtesy of Facebook.

Culture Fest a success

By: Houston Smith, Transcript correspondent   Long food lines, diverse performances and a speech by Ohio Wesleyan President Rock Jones characterized Culture Fest, which took place Sunday, March 29 in the Benes Rooms as part of Horizons International. Horizons International [...]

April 8, 2015 Entertainment
Singer Drake Bell. Photo courtesy of moviepilot.com.

Drake Bell talks musical influences, performing at OWU

Sports editor Matt Cohen interviewed Drake Bell on Saturday, March 28 shortly before he went onstage in the Gordon Field House.   Transcript: What’s your go-to pick up line? Drake Bell: Um, I don’t know I don’t have a favorite. [...]

April 2, 2015 Entertainment