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The Evolution of the Romantic Comedy

The Evolution of the Romantic Comedy

February 12, 2019

From Shakespeare to "Crazy Rich Asians," romantic comedies are on the rise again after a mid-2010s box office lull.

DTR: Define the Relationship

DTR: Define the Relationship

February 12, 2019

What does the word "relationship" actually mean? Fordham students talk about what love is to them.

Fordham Off-Stage Spotlight: The Only Freshman Playwriting Major

Fordham Off-Stage Spotlight: The Only Freshman Playwriting Major

February 6, 2019

Vivian Brown, FCLC '22, aims to bring a more feminist bent to a profession dominated by men.

To Mr. Ailey and the Ascent, with Love

To Mr. Ailey and the Ascent, with Love

February 6, 2019

A love letter to the diverse landscape offered by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.

The Color-Changing Landscape of the Oscars

The Color-Changing Landscape of the Oscars

February 6, 2019

The Academy Awards have recognized films featuring people of color with more than 30 nominations, but is it enough?

Chinese New Year: Red Envelopes All Around

Chinese New Year: Red Envelopes All Around

February 6, 2019

Although the new year has passed, Chinese New Year has just begun. Fordham students talk of how they celebrate this venerable holiday.

Ram Jams: Backstreet’s Back, Alright, with ‘DNA’

Ram Jams: Backstreet’s Back, Alright, with ‘DNA’

February 6, 2019

The Backstreet Boys's newest album, "DNA," tells the story of a comeback and a willingness to adapt to an industry that doubted them.

Review: Tarell Alvin McCraney’s ‘Choir Boy,’ Fearless and Faithful, Makes Radiant Broadway Debut

Review: Tarell Alvin McCraney’s ‘Choir Boy,’ Fearless and Faithful, Makes Radiant Broadway Debut

February 1, 2019

“Choir Boy,” first presented at Manhattan Theatre Company in 2013, is not simply a musical play — it is itself a spiritual whose song, sung triumphantly by the bountiful talent of its leading star, Jeremy Pope, rises from its stage.

‘You’ve Got Mail’ at 20: The Ultimate Upper West Side Movie

‘You’ve Got Mail’ at 20: The Ultimate Upper West Side Movie

January 23, 2019

"You've Got Mail" makes you feel like you're walking through a dream and, soon enough, your daily life begins to feel like a movie.

Fordham Alum Takes on Broadway in “King Kong”

Fordham Alum Takes on Broadway in “King Kong”

January 23, 2019

Gabriel Hyman, FCLC '15, tackles the challenges of performing on Broadway.

COIN and CAB: Winterfest at Lincoln Center

COIN and CAB: Winterfest at Lincoln Center

January 23, 2019

Every year the Campus Activities Board sponsors Winterfest, a concert right at Fordham Lincoln Center that students can attend for the price of an Argo Teapuccino.

New Year, New Netflix

New Year, New Netflix

January 23, 2019

There's plenty more where "Bird Box" came from.