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Poet smashes stereotypes of women in the media with show, “Death of the Diva”

Poet smashes stereotypes of women in the media with show, “Death of the Diva”

DJ and performer Amanda Seales put on a one-woman musical narrative encouraging men and women to re-examine how women are treated in the mainstream media Saturday in Grey Chapel. Death of the Diva uses music, humor, and monologue to portray [...]

March 1, 2012 Entertainment
From left to right: Sophomore Megan Pinto, junior Anna Cooper, junior Colleen Waickman and sophomore Kate Johnson perform ‘The Vagina Workshop,’ a part of ‘The Vagina Monologues,’ which were performed Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Chappelear Drama Center.

The Vagina Monologues: Performance raises awareness on women’s issues

The women of “The Vagina Monologues” asked where “all the good men are” last Friday and Saturday during two sold out performances in the Studio Theatre. “The Vagina Monologues,” written by Eve Ensler, are a collection of monologues based on [...]

February 22, 2012 Entertainment
City Art Center seeking to pique public interest

City Art Center seeking to pique public interest

Of the many restaurants, shops, and businesses to visit throughout downtown Delaware, one destination has eluded the attention of many OWU students. The City Art Center on Winter Street, next to the Strand Theater, has been a part of the [...]

February 22, 2012 Entertainment
Band of Skulls’ music like great lit

Band of Skulls’ music like great lit

A car made Band of Skulls famous. The Southampton, England, blues-rock quartet were virtual unknowns when the fine folks at Ford Motor Company wisely chose to use their song “Light of the Morning” in an ad for the 2011 Mustang. [...]

February 22, 2012 Entertainment
Guest choreographer brings edge to Orchesis

Guest choreographer brings edge to Orchesis

Orchesis dancers learned not only new techniques, but a new appreciation for the art of dance from alumna Kristen Jeppsen Groves, who spent a week guest choreographing. According to the OWU website, Orchesis is the annual contemporary dance concert. The [...]

February 15, 2012 Entertainment
Babbling Bishops take improv to a new level

Babbling Bishops take improv to a new level

Ohio Wesleyan’s improv- isational comedy troupe, The Babbling Bishops, knows the business of being funny is more than just funny business. After their recent trip to Chicago to hone their skills through improv workshops, the black t-shirt clad and barefoot [...]

February 15, 2012 Entertainment
Poetry  reminds us to live intensely

Poetry reminds us to live intensely

Anthony Zerbe, through his performance of “It’s All Done with Mirrors,” encouraged his audience last Friday to “live deeply.” “It’s All Done with Mirrors” is a performance of a portion of poet E. E. Cummings’ work—both poetry and prose. This [...]

February 15, 2012 Entertainment
One of Shirzadian’s photos, entitled “Cara,” currently on display on the first floor of the Mowry Alumni Center gallery.

Alumnus’ work returns to campus

Ohio Wesleyan alumnus Mohsen Shirzadian’s artwork has made a return to campus, showcasing his passion and talent for photography. Although his photography has been displayed before, the photos currently on display in the Alumni Gallery in the Mowry Alumni Center [...]

February 8, 2012 Entertainment
Guest author captivates audience with reading

Guest author captivates audience with reading

“Colorful as a rainbow.” This was how senior Mary Slebodnik described the work of Mark Brazaitis, an award-winning poet, in her introduction on Jan. 26 when Brazaitis read from his collected works in the Bayley Room of Beeghly Library. Slebodnik [...]

February 8, 2012 Entertainment
MLK Day builds community

MLK Day builds community

To me, Martin Luther King Day used to mean a day off of school. It meant that I would hear my first grade teacher tell me about freedom and race and an assassination—all things that, at seven years old, I [...]

February 8, 2012 Entertainment