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Local theater loses heat and business

Local theater loses heat and business

For the first time in its 98 years of operation, the local Strand Theatre closed its doors for an extensive period of time. Manager Kara Long discovered complications with the theater’s heating system last Friday. “When I went into the [...]

February 13, 2014 Entertainment
Love affairs become tangled on stage

Love affairs become tangled on stage

  Ohio Wesleyan’s Opera Workshop navigated the twists and turns of relationships on stage during their rendition of  “A Little Night Music” by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler. This dramatic and comedic show follows 10 people as they work through [...]

February 13, 2014 Entertainment
‘Monologues’ and ‘Confessions’: A Preview of Women’s Week Plays

‘Monologues’ and ‘Confessions’: A Preview of Women’s Week Plays

Female students will intersect femininity and ethnicity in a pair of performances centered on the empowerment of women. “The Vagina Monologues,” first performed at Ohio Wesleyan University in 2006, will be joined by Yetta Young’s “Butterfly Confessions” in the 2014 [...]

February 6, 2014 Entertainment
Fresh music, fresh voices

Fresh music, fresh voices

Owtsiders, Ohio Wesleyan University’s only co-ed a Cappella group, has six new voices. Sophomore Camille Mullins-Lemieux, Owtsiders co-director, said the auditions went well but she hoped that more people would have come. Sophomore president Julia Stone said she agreed with [...]

February 6, 2014 Entertainment
Actor’s death raises life-long questions

Actor’s death raises life-long questions

The image Philip Seymour Hoffman left imprinted in my mind is his exceptional portrayal of rock critic Lester Bangs in  the 2000 film “Almost Famous.” With needle still in arm and evidence of drug abuse throughout his apartment, actor Hoffman, [...]

February 6, 2014 Entertainment
Delaware loses beloved downtown bookstore

Delaware loses beloved downtown bookstore

By Breanne Reilly Transcript Reporter Beehive Books, located at 25 North Sandusky St., is closing on Jan. 31 because the two owners, Linda and Joe Diamond, could not find a buyer to purchase the bookstore. “We want something that will [...]

January 30, 2014 Entertainment
Harlem Globetrotters bring family fun to OWU

Harlem Globetrotters bring family fun to OWU

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January 30, 2014 Entertainment
Hello, My Name Is

Hello, My Name Is

By Margot Reed Transcript Contributor A big theme of college is the idea that you get an opportunity to recreate yourself to the image that you would like. However, we’re still at a malleable time in our life where we’re [...]

December 11, 2013 Entertainment
Alexis Krauss: Ready for a fight

Alexis Krauss: Ready for a fight

By Noah Manskar Editor-in-Chief Sleigh Bells are certainly a restless band. In 2012 they put out the strikingly dark “Reign of Terror,” a contrast to their debut “Treats,” and promoted it with a tour supported by Brooklyn-based black metal band [...]

November 6, 2013 Entertainment
What’s old is new again: Premier organist to play newly restored Gray Chapel organ

What’s old is new again: Premier organist to play newly restored Gray Chapel organ

By Julianne Zala Transcript Correspondent On Oct. 25 and 26, Alan Morrison performed two recitals on the newly restored Klais organ in Gray Chapel. To commemorate the event, alumni and members of the Keller and Blanchard families appeared to hear [...]

November 2, 2013 Entertainment