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Woman cosplaying Sylvie from Loki

Recap of New York Comic-Con 2021

Andrea Alverca, Staff Writer October 12, 2021

Hundreds of fans and cosplayers arrived at the Javits Center for the return of New York Comic-Con, which took place from Oct. 7 to Oct. 10. Located in Manhattan’s West Side, the Javits Center has been...

Behind the scenes of alleged mistreatment in broadway’s “Jagged Little Pill”

Behind the scenes of alleged mistreatment in broadway’s “Jagged Little Pill”

Sadie Fraser-Read, Contributing Writer October 12, 2021

The lights have been out on Broadway for over 18 months; while the crowds are flooding back into their seats for its reopening, so are the controversies behind the scenes. Most recently, claims against...

NY Gov Cuomo Aims to Reopen Broadway and other Arts Organizations

NY Gov Cuomo Aims to Reopen Broadway and other Arts Organizations

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor February 11, 2021

The state of New York will undertake an extensive COVID-19 testing plan as a way to help facilitate the reopening of arts organizations across the state including the city’s previously shuttered Broadway...

The 2021 Golden Globes Nominations Have Been Announced

The 2021 Golden Globes Nominations Have Been Announced

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor February 3, 2021

On Wednesday morning, the 2021 Golden Globes nominations were virtually announced for the first time in their history in order to follow the safety measures set during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Golden...

Five spooky musicals to sing along to this Halloween

Five spooky musicals to sing along to this Halloween

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor October 26, 2020

Although Broadway has closed its theater’s doors because of the pandemic, with Halloween right around the corner, that’s no excuse not to check out this list of spooky-themed musicals whose soundtracks...

Whitewashing in Hispanic Entertainment

Whitewashing in Hispanic Entertainment

Selena Soto, Contributing Writer October 12, 2020

Hollywood has a long way to go when it comes to accurate portrayals of Latinxs and other people of color in movies and television shows. Whitewashing -- or casting white actors to play non-white characters...

Students perform in
“Melancholy” in 2019

What’s the Theater Program Doing During COVID?

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor September 28, 2020

COVID-19 has made it difficult for live theater to make its comeback, prefacing what the future of professional theater will look like as of now. As the university continues to uphold its social distancing...

Disability in Entertainment

Disability in Entertainment

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor September 14, 2020

In the entertainment industry, characters, along with supporting plotlines having to do with disabilities, have been few and far between. While shows such as “Switched at Birth,” “Glee,” “Breaking...

The Fall of the Movie Theater Industry: How large movie theater franchises are trying to bounce back

The Fall of the Movie Theater Industry: How large movie theater franchises are trying to bounce back

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor August 31, 2020

Since the start of COVID-19, life has changed for movie theatergoers. With different states regulating how indoor experiences happen, large movie theater chains had to quickly adapt to the impact of the...

The Move from Theatre to Tablet: How Traditional Theatre Viewing has Changed

The Move from Theatre to Tablet: How Traditional Theatre Viewing has Changed

Tiara Starks, Entertainment Editor August 31, 2020

Because of COVID-19, Broadway theaters have been tentatively shut down through January 2021 amid New York’s Phase 2 reopening plan, which prompted other theatres to go “dark “ all across the country. These...

“Be More Chill” Upgrades

Angela Tricarico , Contributing Writer September 19, 2018

Be More Chill, a musical with music and lyrics by Joe Iconis and a book by Joe Tracz, is transferring to Broadway with opening night set for March 10, 2019 at the Lyceum Theater. The musical is a coming-of-age...

Angels in America: The Great Work Returns

Angels in America: The Great Work Returns

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer June 12, 2018

There’s a reason why playwright Tony Kushner’s 1993 masterwork Angels In America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes is known as The Great Work. It’s exactly that: great. All seven and a half...

A Chorus Line 101

“A Chorus Line” 101

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer November 9, 2017

A Chorus Line is one of the most well-known, well-loved and successful American musicals of all time. Winner of nine Tony Awards and the Pulitzer Prize in Drama in 1976, A Chorus Line set a precedent for...

Theater Club Promoted to Gold Status

Theater Club Promoted to Gold Status

Nelson VanDenburgh, Staff Writer October 30, 2017

The University of New Haven Theater Club has just been promoted to a gold status organization on campus, meaning they are fully funded and recognized by the university. The club “aims to incorporate...

Theater Club Holds Short Play Festival

Theater Club Holds Short Play Festival

Christina Genovese, Community Engagement Editor October 17, 2017

The Theater Club paid tribute to Anton Chekov, a Russian playwright and short story writer, with their Short Play Festival, on October 15, at 7:30 p.m. in Bucknall Theater. The members of the Theater...

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