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‘Stairway to Stardom’ is HERE

‘Stairway to Stardom’ is HERE

Amelia Reardon, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

"Stairway to Stardom," created by and starring NYU alumni, is a mixture of dance, theater and everything in between.

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Experimental Dance at Skirball

Experimental Dance at Skirball

Devanshi Khetarpal, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under ARTS, TOP STORIES

AUNTS took over Skirball last Friday, Sept. 15, as several downtown artists performed in the hallways and dressing rooms.

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Broadway Legend Baayork Lee Visits Tisch

Broadway Legend Baayork Lee Visits Tisch

Ryan Mikel, Entertainment Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

Tisch Departments of Drama and Dance and Skirball Center for the Performing Arts hosted a masterclass with Broadway legend Baayork Lee.

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HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ Has Grit

HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ Has Grit

Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

HBO's new original series "The Deuce," focuses on New York in the 1970s, and the emergence of mainstream pornography films.

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The Return to ‘Fargo’

The Return to ‘Fargo’

Natalie Whalen, Entertainment Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The newest season of "Fargo" has officially returned, and the return to Minnesota's snowy and mysterious landscape is perfectly sinister with the Coen brother's original film.

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MCC Showcase Celebrates Maker Communities

MCC Showcase Celebrates Maker Communities

Eliot Choi, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Steinhardt's Media, Culture and Communications hosted its second annual student showcase at the Media Lab last week, hosting art that gave critiques on everything from conventional beauty standards to government surveillance.

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Balke’s ‘Northern Light’ Gallery Is Honestly Magnificent

Balke’s ‘Northern Light’ Gallery Is Honestly Magnificent

Carter Glace, Staff Writer

April 20, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Met's new exhibit of paintings by Norwegian artist Peder Balke gives the vast concrete jungle of New York City a respite in dense clouds, vast spaces and incredible seascapes.

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A Blueprint for Hope: Design for America NYU

A Blueprint for Hope: Design for America NYU

Emily Conklin, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, NYU, TOP STORIES

DFA NYU is spreading their positive vibes by fostering an environment of diversity, collaboration and social change.

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The Transformative Cultural Circus of ‘Cuisine and Confessions’

The Transformative Cultural Circus of ‘Cuisine and Confessions’

Anna Levinson, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, NYU

"Cuisine and Confessions" combined food, theater and personal narratives into a delightfully weird — and edible — performance.

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Aliens Land at NYU in New Musical Comedy

Aliens Land at NYU in New Musical Comedy

Ryan Mikel, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


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"Aliens Coming: The Musical" mades as many puns as any human can manage, and innuendos that only an extraterrestrial could come up with.

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‘Age of Empires’ Makes the Expansive Palatable

‘Age of Empires’ Makes the Expansive Palatable

Carter Glace, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Met's new "Age of Empires" exhibit is not only a once-in-a-lifetime display of art and artifacts from China's Qin and Han dynasties, but an incredibly illustrative picture of the Chinese empire during a time when it coexisted with a global expanse of other great cultures.

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Transforming the Financial District

Transforming the Financial District

Eliot Choi, Contributing Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The walls of one floor in 4 World Trade Center have been given a renovation — not by traditional interior designers, but by local street artists who have brought true New York flavor to the walls of the space.

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