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Review: At “Awake,” A Carousel of American Contention

Review: At “Awake,” A Carousel of American Contention

January 23, 2019

“Awake” has evolved into a nine-scene collection of conversations on race, sexism, gun violence and immigration.

The Golden Globes: A Glimpse into the Past and an Analysis of the Present

The Golden Globes: A Glimpse into the Past and an Analysis of the Present

January 22, 2019

Along with showing continued support for causes that have affected the industry, this year’s Globes had the most diversity in its history.

Repackaging Christmas Gifts: Making Better Use of Things You Don’t Want

Repackaging Christmas Gifts: Making Better Use of Things You Don’t Want

January 21, 2019

To paraphrase the tidying queen Marie Kondo, your things should spark joy. Here are some helpful tips to purge yourself of unwanted gifts post-holiday season.

Soulja Boy to Perform at Spring Weekend

Soulja Boy to Perform at Spring Weekend

January 20, 2019

Soulja Boy is set to perform at Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) for its annual Spring Weekend concert on Apr. 27.

A Conversation with Kiki Layne — ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

A Conversation with Kiki Layne — ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’

January 3, 2019

“If Beale Street Could Talk” stunningly depicts the beauty of black love. The film, directed by Bar...

Wayne ‘Juice’ Mackins Dubbed One of Broadway’s ‘Ones to Watch’

Wayne ‘Juice’ Mackins Dubbed One of Broadway’s ‘Ones to Watch’

January 3, 2019

The Ensemblist released its inaugural list of Broadway’s “Ones to Watch,” and on it is Fordham’s own Wayne “Juice” Mackins, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’19.

Top 10 Albums of 2018

Top 10 Albums of 2018

December 23, 2018

2018 was a great year for music, but there can only be 10 best albums of the year.

The Faim Takes the Stage at Gramercy Theatre

The Faim Takes the Stage at Gramercy Theatre

December 9, 2018

With songs written by Ashton Irwin of 5 Seconds of Summer, Josh Dun of twenty one pilots and Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy, the cherry on top is that "Summer Is a Curse" was produced by the legendary John Feldmann.

Review:  Gilded in Glitter, How Much Jukebox Inferno Can ‘The Cher Show’ Take?

Review: Gilded in Glitter, How Much Jukebox Inferno Can ‘The Cher Show’ Take?

December 6, 2018

If the makers of “The Cher Show,” among whom the real Cher is a producer, thought the pure divadom of its subject, dressed in all the gloriously gay, sequined and campy stylings of our favorite dark lady, could save the bio-musical from itself, they were holdin’ out for love.

Harry Potter Couture

Harry Potter Couture

December 5, 2018

Harry Potter fans can show off their hours pride with these Gryffindor, Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff and Slytherin-inspired winter looks.

The Finals Supper

The Finals Supper

December 5, 2018

Christmas dinner doesn’t need to be some fantastic feast for four (with two weeks of leftovers). All you need to celebrate Christmas dinner are a few friends and comfort food, which is exceedingly easy to make.

Hey LC, Welcome To My Crib

Hey LC, Welcome To My Crib

December 5, 2018

Did I grab power strips? What about a mattress topper? Is it Twin XL? When you enter Bed, Bath & ...