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Stage Pass Tempts Just 0.1% of Students

Stage Pass Tempts Just 0.1% of Students

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Arts, Theater, Top Stories

NYU Skirball unveiled their Stage Pass, which allows students to see every Skirball show for a discounted price, but how many students actually use it?

Skirball Spices Up Spring Semester

Skirball Spices Up Spring Semester

By Matthew Holman, Entertainment Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Spring programming at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts is here to appease academic woes with artistic jolts throughout the upcoming semester.

Freedom Theater’s ‘The Siege’ Arrives at Skirball

Freedom Theater’s ‘The Siege’ Arrives at Skirball

By Madeline Pursell, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Arts, Theater, Top Stories

Palestinian Freedom Theatre’s "The Siege" at NYU Skirball tells the story of the siege on the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem in 2002.

Advice from Three Tony-Winning Writers

Advice from Three Tony-Winning Writers

By Matt Markowski, Contributing Writer

October 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Theater

WSN sat down with three Tony-winning playwrights to discuss their processes and get their advice for any budding writers.

‘In Search of Dinozord’ Tells The Story Of Dreams

‘In Search of Dinozord’ Tells The Story Of Dreams

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

Review of "In Search of Dinozord" Performance at the Skirball Center.

The Transformative Cultural Circus of ‘Cuisine and Confessions’

The Transformative Cultural Circus of ‘Cuisine and Confessions’

By Anna Levinson, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, NYU

"Cuisine and Confessions" combined food, theater and personal narratives into a delightfully weird — and edible — performance.

Creator of Popular NYU Reality Show Dies at 64

Creator of Popular NYU Reality Show Dies at 64

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

January 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Students and faculty members mourn the passing of NYU's first Reality Show creator, Elizabeth Swados.

Korean culture wave hits Skirball

Korean culture wave hits Skirball

By Julia McFadden, Contributing Writer

September 16, 2015


Filed under Features

MOI'M hosted an extensive college Korean festival at Skirball Center.

Tisch New Theatre’s ‘Catch’ delights

Tisch New Theatre’s ‘Catch’ delights

By Taylor Turner, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2015


Filed under Arts, Theater

The Tisch New Theatre has put on their spring musical, "Catch Me If You Can," at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. The performance features NYU students ranging from Tisch actors to Polytechnic engineers.

Comedian mixes science with humor

By Audrey Deng, Entertainment Editor

March 5, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The duo that hosts the U.K. radio show “The Infinite Monkey Cage” will be performing at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts on March 5. Before the show, Robin Ince, of the pair, spoke with WSN.