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The Timing and Timeliness of ‘Future ’38’

The Timing and Timeliness of ‘Future ’38’

Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film

“Future ’38” is a subtle satire that follows American Secret Agent Jack Essex hi-jinks and adventures as he tries to recover a secret weapon that could prevent World War II.

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Citizen Tears Up Irving Plaza

Citizen Tears Up Irving Plaza

Brandi Powell, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Music

Citizen’s headlining tour, along with openers Sorority Noise and Great Grandpa brought a large crowd to Irving Plaza.

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‘Along for the Ride’ Carries New Weight for Legend

‘Along for the Ride’ Carries New Weight for Legend

Matthew Holman, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film

“Along for the Ride” chronicles the legendary life and career of Dennis Hopper.

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Drag​ ​Fairytales​ ​at​ ​NYU​ ​Skirball

Drag​ ​Fairytales​ ​at​ ​NYU​ ​Skirball

Devanshi​ ​Khetarpal, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

"Once Upon a Drag" took place at NYU Skirball and saw drag queens reinterpreting fairy tales for today's children.

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Staff Recs: Best Halloween Candy

Staff Recs: Best Halloween Candy

Jordan Reynolds, Jemima McEvoy, and Natasha Roy

October 26, 2017


Filed under ARTS

WSN staff give their opinions of the best Halloween candy on the market.

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‘All I See Is You’ Chronicles a Couple’s Tragic Deterioration

‘All I See Is You’ Chronicles a Couple’s Tragic Deterioration

Woojung Kim, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film

In "All I See Is You," Blake Lively plays a blind woman who regains her sight and must deal with the disintegration of her relationship with her husband.

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‘Félicité’ is a Musical Beauty

‘Félicité’ is a Musical Beauty

Guru Ramanathan, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film

"Félicité," Senegal's submission for the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, tells a poignant story of motherhood, music and the struggle for equality.

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Peterson Toscano Uses Comedy to Tackle Societal Issues

Peterson Toscano Uses Comedy to Tackle Societal Issues

Amelia McBain, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Comedian Peterson Toscana speaks with WSN about his lecture and comedy routine at the Barasch Theater at NYU on Oct. 11.

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Talking With Dominique Fishback of HBO’s ‘The Deuce’

Talking With Dominique Fishback of HBO’s ‘The Deuce’

Sarah Marie Jackson, Contributing Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Dominique Fishback of HBO's "The Deuce" recently sat down with WSN to discuss her show, knack for playwriting and playing a prostitute.

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Film Forum Revives ‘Night of the Living Dead’ in 4K

Film Forum Revives ‘Night of the Living Dead’ in 4K

Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film

Just in time for Halloween, Film Forum is showing George Romero's 1968 masterpiece "Night of the Living Dead" in beautiful 4K restoration.

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