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‘Forbidden NYU’ Turns 18

‘Forbidden NYU’ Turns 18

By Julia Fields, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Forbidden NYU celebrated its 18th year with a "Barely Legal" edition, containing spoofs of many famous musicals tailored to the school's most common problems.

Neighborhood Association Threatens Village’s Artistic Integrity

Neighborhood Association Threatens Village’s Artistic Integrity

By Thoe Wayt, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Consequently, the Village is an extremely desirable place to live, with soaring rent forcing out many of the free-thinkers that made the area so remarkable in the first place.

Bigger, Brighter, Better? Making the Broadway Leap of Faith

Bigger, Brighter, Better? Making the Broadway Leap of Faith

By Emma Gordon, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater, Top Stories

For a play, making its Broadway debut may seem like the ultimate goal, but the reality is not so clear cut.

Bianco talks ‘Rent,’ one-woman show

Bianco talks ‘Rent,’ one-woman show

By E.R. Pulgar, Highlighter Editor

September 7, 2015


Filed under Arts, Theater

WSN talked with "Rent" actress and NYU alumna Carla Bianco about her new charity EP.

Juniors’ musical startup skyrockets after competition

Juniors’ musical startup skyrockets after competition

By Nina Jang

November 17, 2014


Filed under Features

Founded by Stern junior Rohit Mittal and CAS junior Lindsay Heatley, Mitley is a website where musicians can rent out their equipment for a daily fee.

Free service assists renters in subletting apartment space

Free service assists renters in subletting apartment space

February 13, 2014


Filed under Features

For students who live off campus, Flatbook could be the answer to leaving New York this summer without having to pay rent on an empty apartment. Flatbook is a free service that takes care of the subletting process. It can cover up to 100 percent of rent and utilities, store the owner’s belongings in ...