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Scratching an ‘Itch’ You Hate to Have

Scratching an ‘Itch’ You Hate to Have

Hailey Nuthals, Editor-at-Large

September 19, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

"The Itch" centers around the relationship one has with an alcoholic loved one — a relationship that not everyone can relate to experiencing, but a heart-wrenching one nonetheless.

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Big Brother on Broadway

Big Brother on Broadway

Emma Hernando, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

The play adaptation of George Orwell's classic "1984" is nothing less than what you'd expect: harrowing and absolutely relevant.

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Starting Off with a Broadway Bang

Starting Off with a Broadway Bang

Hailey Nuthals, Editor-at-Large

August 28, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

To start your year off with a little drama, here are a few shows currently on Broadway that offer discounted rush or lottery tickets that have already found their place in audiences’ hearts.

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‘Groundhog Day’ : Deja Vu Dances all Over Again

‘Groundhog Day’ : Deja Vu Dances all Over Again

Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film, Theater

What if you were stuck in a time loop, reliving the same day over and over again? Fans of the original Bill Murray classic will be happy to hear that this story has made the jump from screen to the stage.

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The Show Must Go Wrong

The Show Must Go Wrong

Annaluz Cabrera, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

"The Play That Goes Wrong" breaks the trend of perfection on Broadway with vaudevillian slapstick humor and not a few corpses with an uncanny ability to walk around on stage.

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Miss Saigon at The Broadway Theatre

Miss Saigon at The Broadway Theatre

Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

Eva Noblezada makes the hearty belts and fluttering soprano lines demanded by the leading role in Broadway's "Miss Saigon" seem like an easy task, despite having some big shoes to fill.

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History Reclaimed, Identity Redefined in ‘Latin History for Morons’

History Reclaimed, Identity Redefined in ‘Latin History for Morons’

Annaluz Cabrera, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

John Leguizamo's play "Latin History for Morons" takes a stab at making U.S. history a little less colonial, and a little more colorful.

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How Theater Talks

How Theater Talks

Blair Best, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

Whether audiences realize it or not, they are making theater political the very moment they enter the building.

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When Theater Becomes More Than the Stage

When Theater Becomes More Than the Stage

Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

In the digital age, art has begun to overlap — and theater is no different, as plays continue to be performed in ways that transcend the stage.

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‘Spring Awakening’ Reveals Harmonies

‘Spring Awakening’ Reveals Harmonies

Alexandra Pierson, Theater and Books Editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

Steinhardt's production of the famed "Spring Awakening" was a singular and unafraid show, leaving more than just chalk smears and notes lingering in the audience's heart.

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New Theater Worth ‘The Price’

New Theater Worth ‘The Price’

Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

The star-studded cast of "The Price" brings life and nuance to Arther Miller's classic play, with Mark Ruffalo and Danny DeVito bringing its renowned nuance into light.

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A Musical, Canadian Perspective on 9/11

A Musical, Canadian Perspective on 9/11

Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Theater

"Come From Away" isn't just the touching true tale of a Canadian town that housed re-routed flights during the aftermath of 9/11 — it's an eerie reminder of the sort of social issues facing us today.

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