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Juniors Emma Sparks, left, and Emily Slee lead "Diamond Chandelier."

Pitch Black nears fourth consecutive ICCA

With three rehearsals to go, group leader Brianna Robinson reminded the women of Pitch Black what they represent and what’s at stakes. “We’re damn good and we all know that,” she said. “… It’s our responsibility to hold the name.” [...]

January 28, 2015 Entertainment
Frances Callier and Angela V. Shelton perform as Frangela in the Milligan Hub.

Comedy duo draws laughs from OWU students

  The stand-up comedy duo Frangela had many Ohio Wesleyan University students cheering and laughing at their Jan. 21 performance. Levi Harrel, co-adviser for the Campus Planning Board (CPB), said there were more than 70 students in attendance. “Student feedback [...]

January 28, 2015 Entertainment
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A Portable Theatre offers new take on classic ghost stories

The Ohio Wesleyan Performing Arts Series welcomed A Portable Theatre to the Chappelear Drama Center for a night of classic ghost stories. As stated on their website, “APT is a non-profit, professional theatrical touring company based in central Ohio.” The [...]

January 27, 2015 Entertainment
Junior Katie Patrick as Eva leans on the shoulder of junior Margot Reed as Helga.

Comments and context for “Kindertransport”

By Dr. Thomas Wolber From Feb. 18 to 22, Ohio Wesleyan University’s department of theatre and dance will perform Kindertransport, an award-winning 1993 play by British author Diane Samuels. To read it was difficult, in more ways than one, so [...]

January 26, 2015 Entertainment
Album cover for "What A Beautiful World, What A Terrible World" by The Decemberists. Photo courtesy of Amazon.com.

Anticipated Albums

2014 has come to an end and the new year is upon us. With the close of each year, Best Albums lists begin to crowd the Web. But instead of looking back to the music of the recent past, here [...]

January 23, 2015 Entertainment
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Cool Calendar

  Ladies, 80’s, and More! Featuring DJ Ginsu Dance Party @ Skully’s Music Diner – Columbus, OH on Jan. 22 at 9:00 p.m. See You Thursday Improv Show @ Wild Goose Creative – Columbus, OH on Jan. 23 at 8:00 [...]

January 21, 2015 Entertainment
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New exhibit is uncovered at OWU

Larry Cressman talks about his art. Photo courtesy of Cole Hatcher.   Larry Cressman’s “Covering Ground” exhibit will be lining the walls of the Ross Art Museum on Ohio Wesleyan’s campus from Jan. 13 to Feb. 15. The 3-D artwork [...]

January 20, 2015 Entertainment
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Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra comes to Gray Chapel

They pluck their strings, blare their horns, and beat their drums, but the Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra does much more than perform for the Ohio Wesleyan community. The orchestra was founded in 1978 as a partnership with the university’s music [...]

November 20, 2014 Entertainment
A piece from Elizabeth Fergus-Jean's "Dreamscapes" exhibition, now on display at Ross Art Museum. Photo by Olivia Lease

Ross Museum receives dream-like makeover

By Olivia Lease Transcript Reporter There are three new exhibits at the Richard M. Ross Art Museum, one of which was  specifically designed for the museum that will never be showcased again. All of the work on exhibit was done [...]

November 20, 2014 Entertainment
A company of student dancers performed "Orchesis 14/15" last weekend in Chappelear Drama Center. Photo: Andrenyka Saldivar for OWU Orchesis on Facebook

Orchesis explores theme of modern communication

The Ohio Wesleyan department of theatre and dance presented student-produced dance pieces at Orchesis this weekend. The annual performance, which was in its 64th year of production, according to University Chaplain Jon Powers’s introduction to the performance, ran from Nov. [...]

November 20, 2014 Entertainment