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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
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OWU choir goes caroling

By Liz Hardaway, A & E Editor “Hark! the herald angels” sang in Gray Chapel Dec. 5 as four different choirs in Delaware collaborated to kick off the holiday season. Organized by Jason Hiester, Ohio Wesleyan’s choir director, and organist Joshua [...]

December 8, 2016 Entertainment
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One Acts showcase creativity

By A.L Davies, Transcript Reporter Giraffe breeding, humans on Mars and elderly Olympic synchronized swim teams were a few topics in the Ohio Wesleyan department of theatre and dance’s production of One Acts this year. Thirteen plays were performed over two [...]

December 8, 2016 Entertainment

The Beat: Gud Vibrations tour comes to Columbus

By John Bonus, Transcript Reporter Electronic music fans gathered at the Bluestone for a sold-out show put on by NGHTMRE and Slander. The Bluestone, located in downtown Columbus near Ohio State, welcomed concertgoers on Nov. 6 for a night of [...]

December 2, 2016 Entertainment
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Orchesis 2016 sweeps the stage

By Evan Walsh, Transcript Reporter Orchesis, presented by Ohio Wesleyan’s department of theatre and dance, excited audiences with modern, interpretive dance choreographed and performed by students. Three shows were presented from Nov. 11 to Nov. 13 at the Chappelear Drama [...]

December 2, 2016 Entertainment
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OWU’s music students wow at senior recital

By Leah Miza, Photo Editor Ohio Wesleyan seniors Patrick Tang and Melody Smith came together to present their senior recital Oct. 30. Both performers’ repertoire was mainly chosen by Jennifer Whitehead, assistant professor of music at OWU. “I trusted Dr. Whitehead’s [...]

November 7, 2016 Entertainment
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Wesleyan Players produces six plays in 23 hours

By Liz Hardaway, Arts & Entertainment Editor In the span of 24 hours, six plays were written, directed and performed at the Studio Theater in Chappelear Drama Center Saturday, Oct. 29. With six playwrights, six directors and 12 actors, six plays [...]

November 7, 2016 Entertainment
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Poet visits Merrick Hall

By Areena Arora, Managing Editor Thursday, Oct. 20 was a usual day on Ohio Wesleyan’s campus, except the first woman, first Scot and first openly gay British poet laureate recited her poetry to an audience of over a hundred students, faculty [...]

November 7, 2016 Entertainment
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Sufi musician shares his talent

 By Reilly Wright, Transcript Correspondent The Benes Rooms celebrated Islamic culture as Ohio Wesleyan students sang and read poetry with a guest Sufi musician Oct. 25. Sufism is a mystic Islamic belief where followers aim being one with God and [...]

November 7, 2016 Entertainment