Audience creates, actors improvise show

Audience creates, actors improvise show

Willa Tellekson-Flash, Contributing Writer
December 2, 2014
Filed under ARTS, Theater

In this improvised musical, audience members vote on performance elements to create a unique show every night.

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Exhibit offers urban solutions

Exhibit offers urban solutions

Audrey Deng, Staff Writer
December 2, 2014
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

This show at MoMA features many artists' models of futuristic urban design.

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Exhibit features personal sculptures

Exhibit  features personal sculptures

Talia Milavetz, Contributing Writer
November 4, 2014
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Josh Faught's new show of textile sculptures at the Lisa Cooley Gallery is uniquely personal.

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Play has audience heads buzzing

Play has audience heads buzzing

Clio McConnell, Editor-at-Large
November 3, 2014
Filed under ARTS, Theater

Benjamin Kunkel's new play is an irreverent exploration of how theater goes unappreciated by the masses.

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TodayTix app puts Broadway in the palm of audiences’ hand

Nikolas Reda-Castelao, Theater/Books editor
October 7, 2014
Filed under ARTS, Theater

Getting cheap tickets to high profile shows in New York can be tricky, but this new smartphone app is a game-changer.

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Tisch School of the Arts Commencement

Tisch School of the Arts Commencement

Clio McConnell, Arts Editor
May 23, 2014
Filed under NEWS

Friday, May 23 11 a.m. Radio City Music Hall 1620 Avenue of the Americas 950 bachelor degree graduates The talent in the room was palpable at the Tisch School of the Arts commencement ceremony. Radio City Music Hall is no stranger to gifted performers, but rarely does it hold such a sheer numbe... Read more »

Flashback Friday: Greats from ’80s

Flashback Friday: Greats from ’80s

April 17, 2014
Filed under ARTS

It may have been 30 years since "The Breakfast Club" came out, but the music made famous by '80s movies is as catchy and relevant as it has ever been. Listen here for your favorite songs from "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," "Footloose," "Pretty in Pink" and more. Be sure to follow @nyunews on Spotify for more great playlists.... Read more »

Weekly Playlist: Recent Rap

Weekly Playlist: Recent Rap

April 11, 2014
Filed under ARTS

From Angel Haze and Iggy Azalea to Drake and Pusha T, there have been some great rap releases in the past few years. Take a listen. Follow @nyunews on Spotify for more great playlists.... Read more »

Arts Issue: Letter from the editor

Arts Issue: Letter from the editor

Clio McConnell
April 10, 2014
Filed under ARTS

With the rise of hipster culture, ever-present in New York in general and at NYU in particular, it has become fashionable to dislike something for being mainstream. Kids have always spurned their parents’ favorite bands, actors and writers, but nowadays we are even skeptical of the stars in our own... Read more »

Ives’ ‘Heir Apparent’ succeeds beyond obvious laughs

Ives’ ‘Heir Apparent’ succeeds beyond obvious laughs

Clio McConnell
April 8, 2014
Filed under ARTS

Most dramas on stage, as in life, can be traced back to love or money. When these themes are combined with both high and low comedy, as well as good acting and a gorgeous set, audiences are certain to head home happy. Until May 4, such an experience can be enjoyed at the Classic Stage Company. From ... Read more »

Disney-fy your earbuds

Disney-fy your earbuds

April 4, 2014
Filed under ARTS

For your listening pleasure, we've put together a chronological collection of songs from Disney's animated feature films — and if they don't make you happier this weekend, we can't help you. Be sure to follow @nyunews on Spotify for more great playlists.... Read more »

Flashback Friday: Tunes of the 2000s

Flashback Friday: Tunes of the 2000s

March 28, 2014
Filed under ARTS

After the '90s came the naughties, a decade that produced some killer jams. Let us remind you of the time when the Black Eyed Peas were still great, when Green Day was appropriate and when you heard Drops of Jupiter for the first time. Be sure to follow nyunews on Spotify for more great playlists.... Read more »

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