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To Remain Relevant, Arts Should Stay Accessible

To Remain Relevant, Arts Should Stay Accessible

By Beth Sattur

April 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Broadway tickets are too expensive for most people to afford. Selling cheaper video recording of the shows could increase inclusivity.

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Moral Conundrums the Price of ‘Admissions’

Moral Conundrums the Price of ‘Admissions’

By Matthew Holman, Entertainment Editor

March 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, Theater

“Admissions" is new play from Joshua Harmon that portrays the various stages of anxiety one undergoes when applying to university's with low acceptance rates.

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Level Up the Bookstore, NYU

Level Up the Bookstore, NYU

By Wayne Chen, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The NYU Bookstore is impractical and should be redesigned for greater efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside: How to Have Fun Indoors

Baby, It’s Cold Outside: How to Have Fun Indoors

By Tiffanie Hwang, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2017


Filed under Features

Just because it's cold doesn't mean you can't have fun. Here are four of our favorite indoor activities this winter.

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Broadway Legend Baayork Lee Visits Tisch

Broadway Legend Baayork Lee Visits Tisch

By 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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Starting Off with a Broadway Bang

Starting Off with a Broadway Bang

By 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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Film Favorite ‘Anastasia’ Takes a Journey to the Stage

Film Favorite ‘Anastasia’ Takes a Journey to the Stage

By Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Theater

The Broadway adaptation of the beloved animated film "Anastasia" officially opened April 24 — and if anything, it's even better than its original form.

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‘Groundhog Day’ : Deja Vu Dances all Over Again

‘Groundhog Day’ : Deja Vu Dances all Over Again

By 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

By 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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Bright Lights and High Notes at NYU

Bright Lights and High Notes at NYU

By Alexandra Pierson, Theater and Books Editor

January 30, 2017


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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When the Internet Meets Theater

When the Internet Meets Theater

By Michael Landes, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


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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Why Wait to Graduate?

Why Wait to Graduate?

By Blair Best, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


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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