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New Twist on Old Classic with ‘Anna’

New Twist on Old Classic with ‘Anna’

By Devanshi Khetarpal, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The CUNY Dance Initiative and John Jay College in Collaboration with Dušan Tỳnek Dance Theatre showcased the World Premiere of "Anna" last Friday and Saturday with middling results.

Staff Recs: Break Book Fantasies

Staff Recs: Break Book Fantasies

By WSN Staff

March 9, 2017


Filed under Arts, Books, Top Stories

As a small ray of light at the end of the midterm exam tunnel, WSN staff has gathered the books that we're looking forward to reading over spring break — outside of class assignments.

Tolstoy Meets Broadway in ‘The Great Comet of 1812’

Tolstoy Meets Broadway in ‘The Great Comet of 1812’

By Kamila Daurenova, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


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.