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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.

New Kids on Campus: From Russia to NY

New Kids on Campus: From Russia to NY

By Jessica Martinez, Social Media Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under Features

We wrap up our transfer student series by talking to a student originally from Moscow who's attended two different colleges in Manhattan,

Crimea reveals Russian insecurities

Crimea reveals Russian insecurities

March 28, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

When protesters occupied Independence Square in response to Viktor Yanukovych’s initial victory in the 2004 presidential election, Moscow had connections. During the protests of the Orange Revolution that followed the 2004 Ukrainian presidential election, Russian-leaning President Leonid Kuchma met with...