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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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Another Election Gone Awry

Another Election Gone Awry

Michael Landes, Staff Writer
November 14
Filed under ARTS, Theater

The sheer impressiveness of the physicality in Shakespeare in the Square's adaptation of the classic "Coriolanus" makes it more than just good theater — it makes it an aching vindication of the feelings too often trapped inside ourselves.

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Why Wait to Graduate?

Why Wait to Graduate?

Blair Best, Staff Writer
November 14
Filed under ARTS, Theater

Why wait to graduate? NYU Tisch junior Emanuel Lopez has already been cast in the Broadway musical "On Your Feet," and spoke with WSN about the whirlwind he rode to get there.

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Alamo Drafthouse Brings the Luxe You’re Looking For

Alamo Drafthouse Brings the Luxe You’re Looking For

Zach Martin, Editor at Large
November 8
Filed under ARTS, Film

The Texas-based chain of dine-in movie theaters Alamo Drafthouse has officially opened its doors to the new downtown Brooklyn location, and it's the best thing for movies since hot popcorn.

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