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StageWorks Shines Light on Shakespeare

StageWorks Shines Light on Shakespeare

Amanda Quinn, Contributing Writer
February 21
Filed under ARTS, Theater

With a hearty nod towards the Shakespeare classic "Twelfth Night's" leanings towards queer identity, Tisch Drama StageWorks brings hilarity and uproar to the stage.

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Porn Pays Tuition at a Cost in “Exposed”

Porn Pays Tuition at a Cost in “Exposed”

Annaluz Cabrera, Contributing Writer
February 14
Filed under ARTS, Performance, Theater

"Exposed" is a new play based on the true story of Mariam Weeks, the Duke University Freshman who took on a porn star persona to pay her college tuition.

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Performing Power And Privilege

Performing Power And Privilege

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
February 9
Filed under ARTS, Theater

The NYU Drama Therapy program tackled privilege of all sorts with avant-garde flair and talented precision in its presentation of three short plays by its master's candidates last week.

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Bright Lights and High Notes at NYU

Bright Lights and High Notes at NYU

Alexandra Pierson, Theater and Books Editor
January 30
Filed under ARTS, Theater

For one magical night of harmony and jazz hands, NYU students forgot their school affiliations to hold a night of Broadway showtunes and classic musical theater hits.

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A Tender and Comic Look At Gender, Death and Vietnam

A Tender and Comic Look At Gender, Death and Vietnam

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
January 24
Filed under ARTS, Theater, TOP STORIES

"Orange Julius" explores gender, death and memory through the lens of the Vietnam War.

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Tisch New Theatre Runs Into Drama

Tisch New Theatre Runs Into Drama

Natasha Roy, News Editor
January 23
Filed under ARTS, Theater

The Tisch New Theatre was suspended this past fall, but the news was quietly announced in a single email. Here's the details of the whole story.

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‘The Portal:’ A Movie on the Stage

‘The Portal:’ A Movie on the Stage

December 5
Filed under ARTS, Theater

"The Portal" takes too much advantage of multimedia tools and comes off more like a bad party than a thought-provoking theater piece.

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Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor
December 5
Filed under ARTS, Theater

Before the West Village was bougie, it was the kingdom of the queens.

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‘Poison:’ A Look at Grief and Love

‘Poison:’ A Look at Grief and Love

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
November 28
Filed under ARTS, Theater

When poison quite literally taints an already-broken family, how is it possible to heal?

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When the Internet Meets Theater

When the Internet Meets Theater

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
November 21
Filed under ARTS, Theater

In a panel last Tuesday, Broadway bigwigs met to discuss the way forward for technology in theater.

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Tolstoy Meets Broadway in ‘The Great Comet of 1812’

Tolstoy Meets Broadway in ‘The Great Comet of 1812’

Kamila Daurenova, Staff Writer
November 21
Filed under ARTS, Theater

"Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet" brings vivacity to Tolstoy's classic "War and Peace," with an impressive number of NYU alums working on the new Broadway musical.

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