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“Beauty and the Beast” invites you to “Be [Their] Guest”

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor It’s a tale as old as time…revived. Bill Candon’s brought-to-life Beauty and the Beast stars grown-up Hermione Granger, Emma Watson, as Belle, and CGI’d Dan Stevens as the ferocious, gentle giant, the Beast. [...]

March 23, 2017 Entertainment

Essayist John D’Agata visits campus

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Things got personal last week when John D’Agata came to visit. American essayist John D’Agata held a writing salon in Sturges, as well as a reading of his work in Merrick Hall on Feb. 21. In the evening, [...]

March 2, 2017 Entertainment

Feminism takes the stage

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Religion. Sex. Mental Health. Politics. These were all topics of discussion at Saturday night’s “Butterfly Confessions.” Twelve women dressed in black sat in the middle of the Studio theater, standing up to read monologues from [...]

March 2, 2017 Entertainment

The Beat: Future releases two albums in the same week

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Hip-hop artist Future has put out two albums in the past week, and he might be breaking records as both soar to No. 1 on the charts. On Feb. 17 Future released his self-titled album and it immediately [...]

March 2, 2017 Entertainment

The BEAT: #Fest brings Migos as additional headliner

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter The Number Fest has announced the final headlining artist of the biggest college music festival in the country and it is a big one… or better yet, three. Migos will be the performing at the music festival [...]

February 16, 2017 Entertainment

Play makes mighty roar in Studio

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor “La Comedia Teatro” has come to town and is bringing classic Rome to the Studio Theater. “Androcles and the Lion,” a children’s play, brings to life the story of Androcles, played by junior Charlie Lennon, who is [...]

February 16, 2017 Entertainment

Short film makes history

By Gopika Hair, Editor-in-Chief Senior Trent Williams made history Feb. 3, during Black History Month, by being the first black director/producer to create and showcase a film with an all-black cast. 1. What was most challenging about bringing the play to life? The biggest [...]

February 16, 2017 Entertainment

The Beat: Migos release “Culture”

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter “Culture” has hit the shelves explosively and could potentially see a number one spot in its first week out. Migos have released their highly anticipated album, “Culture” and whether you like the hip-hop trio or [...]

February 2, 2017 Entertainment

Escape artist whips audience members into shape

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor Would you trust a man you just met to whip a piece of celery in half? Would you trust him if that stalk of celery were hanging outside of your mouth? Brian Rudo, an escape [...]

February 2, 2017 Entertainment

“VIVA” premieres at first annual International Queer Film Festival

By Anna Davies, Transcript Correspondent Ohio Wesleyan will screen the movie “VIVA” on Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. in the Benes Room to launch its first annual International Queer Film Festival. The festival is the creation of senior Ryan Bishop. Bishop said he created [...]

February 2, 2017 Entertainment