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A Series of Unfortunate Events Hits Netflix

A Series of Unfortunate Events Hits Netflix

Caitlin Carney, Staff Writer
February 1
Filed under Entertainment, Television

On Friday, January 13, 2017, Netflix premiered its own adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, a series of novels about three children who become orphans and then undergo many unfortunate events. Netflix’s choice to premiere the show on Friday the 13th is incredibly fitting du...

Share a Dance With “La La Land”

Share a Dance With “La La Land”

January 25
Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Theatre

In a city of stars, La La Land shines bright; brighter than the other movies of 2016, perhaps. Damian Chazelle (Whiplash) delivered one of the most eccentric, retro, whirlwind movies of the year, and it has slowly burrowed itself into the hearts and souls of many dreamers. The musical, set in modern...

Making of a Meme: Interview with James Nielssen

Making of a Meme: Interview with James Nielssen

Meghan Mahar
January 25
Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle

If you use Twitter, or any social media, the odds are considerably high that you have seen James Nielssen’s posts. Nielssen is an internet comedian and self-proclaimed “multimedia memester,” crafting witty tweets and editing videos based on popular memes such as Smash Mouth’s hit “All Star...

Spotify Playlist of the Week: 2017 Music Festivals

Spotify Playlist of the Week: 2017 Music Festivals

January 25
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Music lovers and festival fans eagerly wait for music festivals to announce their lineups at the start of the new year. With every new year of festivals comes new crossover: festival curators select innovative and popular artists to satisfy their audiences and uphold their image of diversity. We chose...

Talking with TAUK

Talking with TAUK

Meghan Mahar
December 9
Filed under Entertainment, Music

Instrumental rock-fusion band TAUK is on tour following the release of their third studio album Sir Nebula. Their funky sound has found great success: by the end of their four month tour, TAUK will have performed in over half of the United States. TAUK also recently announced performances for various mu...

Moana: A New Heroine

Moana: A New Heroine

Angela Tricarico
December 9
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

In their newest animated film, Disney gets it right. Moana is nearly perfect in every way, from the characters, to the music, and to the animation itself. The movie opens with a story central to the movie’s plot, one of a Goddess named Te Fiti, a Demigod named Maui, and Te Fiti’s stolen...

Noah Cyrus’ “Makes Me Cry”

Noah Cyrus’ “Makes Me Cry”

Caitlin Carney
December 9
Filed under Entertainment, Music

In early November, Noah Cyrus, the 16-year- old sister of singer Miley Cyrus, released her own single. Noah Cyrus’s single was accompanied by a music video, which perfectly captured the emotions from the song. Make Me Cry was a single that focused on the pain felt when a significant other...

Late Year LP’s

Late Year LP’s

Meghan Mahar
December 9
Filed under Entertainment, Music

As 2016 comes to a close, artists are pushing out projects. They will join many other highly anticipated releases that have marked 2016 as the most influential period in recent years. Check out some of the best mainstream albums that have dropped just in time for the new year: We Got It From...

Gilmore Revival Leaves Many Questions Unanswered (SPOILER ALERT!!)

Gilmore Revival Leaves Many Questions Unanswered (SPOILER ALERT!!)

Alex Halfinger
December 9
Filed under Entertainment, Television

As the final four words of the Gilmore Girls revival are spoken, fans around the Netflix world are thinking to themselves one thing: Coffee, please? Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life debuted on November 25 and provided the Gilmore lovers a chance to rehash old feelings about Lorelai, Rory, Luke,...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Entertainment

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Entertainment

Ben Atwater
December 9
Filed under Entertainment, Movies

The Harry Potter franchise is considered by many to be one of the tent pole franchises in film, joining the ranks of Middle Earth, Star Wars, and Marvel. Yet unlike a franchise, such as Star Wars, in which the films are the original works, the Harry Potter series was based off a finite number...

UNH Theater Puts on “Our Town”

UNH Theater Puts on “Our Town”

Angela Tricarico
November 28
Filed under Entertainment, Student Life, Theatre

One of the great American plays, Thornton Wilder’s Our Town, opened at the University of New Haven on November 16. The theater program put on the production, directed by a theater professor at the university, Jonathan Yukich. Though the play was written and first produced in 1938, the text...

Gilmore Girls Fans Anticipate “A Year In The Life”

Gilmore Girls Fans Anticipate “A Year In The Life”

Alex Halfinger
November 28
Filed under Entertainment, Television

On November 25, the world of Gilmore will re-spark old feelings and nostalgia. The network drama Gilmore Girls, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, was once a syndicated hit from the years 2000 and 2006, and in that time, fans got to know Lorelai and Rory Gilmore; a witty, tightly-knit mother daughter du...

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