The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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ELENA CIOTTA, Arts & Culture Editor Emerita

All content by ELENA CIOTTA

Shining the Spotlight on “Mimes and Mummers”

September 18, 2016

Most Fordham Lincoln Center (FLC) students are well versed in the clubs this campus has to offer, but what about the opportunities at Rose Hill? While FLC has some things Rose Hill does not (a theatre...

“The Cherry Orchard” opens on Sept. 15 at the American Airlines Theatre. (ANA FOTA/ THE OBSERVER)

This Fall on Broadway: What You Need to See

August 28, 2016

As the curtain closes on many beloved Broadway shows and the Hamilton buzz finally begins to subside, theatergoers anxiously await the start of the 2016–17 season. The Arts and Culture Editors have rounded...

The new TKTS booth at the David Rubenstein Atrium is a great place to get discount tickets to Broadway and Off-Broadway shows. (COURTESY OF THE THEATRE DEVELOPMENT FUND)

An Editor’s Guide to Cheap Tickets in NYC

August 26, 2016

If you’re anything like me, going to see plays, musicals, exhibits and galleries is your favorite past-time. Luckily, New York City offers phenomenal discounts for students looking for inspiration in...

Bright Star is one of the five musicals nominated in the Best Musical category. (ANDRONIKA ZIMMERMAN /THE OBSERVER)

Editors React to the 2016 Tony Nominations

May 5, 2016

Every June, the Broadway community gathers to celebrate the standout performers of that year’s theater season. This year, it has been rumored that the Tony Awards ceremony will last as little as 15 minutes....

At the reading, award recipients gathered to share their pieces with faculty and peers. (YUNJIA LI /THE OBSERVER)

Creative Writing Awards Showcase Talented Student Writers

May 3, 2016

Every year the Fordham Creative Writing department honors a handful of students from both the Lincoln Center and Rose Hill campuses who have shown impressive writing ability and have produced outstanding...

Students filled the Atrium on April 14, where the Fordhams Got Talent! show was being held. (PHOTO BY JESSE CARLUCCI/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham Students Shine in Annual Competition

April 22, 2016

A one-man stand-up act, a trio of sisters dancing a traditional Red Ribbon dance, an acoustic version of "Feeling Good" and an acapella rendition of "Fallin’." These were just some of the acts that highlighted...

Disaster opened March 8 at the Nederlander Theatre, 208 W 41st Street, bewteen 7th and 8th Ave. (YUNJIA LI/THE OBSERVER)

Curtain Up on Broadway’s Spring Season

March 9, 2016

As spring blossoms, the curtain rises on Broadway’s preview and premiere season. While enjoying the warmer weather, make your way to some of the most anticipated new shows in town. With award-winning...


RestauranTOURISTS: Ramen Noodle Edition

February 24, 2016

Mee Noodles Dish, Location, Price, Delivery: #20 (Ramen with roast chicken and boiled egg). 795 9th Ave, corner of 53rd and 9th. Across the street from Holey Creme. $8.05. Free Delivery via Seamless. Rachel:...

Two Fordham alumni  sat among the panelists at BroadwayCon: John Johnson, FCLC ’02, a Tony Award-winning Broadway producer and Frank DiLella, FCLC ’06, adjunct professor and producer of NY1’s “On Stage. (PHOTO BY ELENA CIOTTA/ THE OBSERVER)

First Ever Broadway Convention Takes Place in New York City

January 28, 2016

While watching the 2013 Tony Awards ceremony, BroadwayCon co-creators Melissa Anelli and Anthony Rapp received a text from a friend, who was watching as well, asking if a Broadway themed convention existed....

The newly elected board took official photos the day of the Inauguration Ceremony. (COURTESY OF HANA KEININGHAM)

USG Inauguration Celebrates New Members

October 13, 2015

Faculty, advisors and students of Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) and the Gabelli School of Business at Lincoln Center (GSBLC) gathered on Oct. 1st, to certify the election of eighteen new members...

Father McShane delivers  a sermon at the Mass of the Holy Spirit at Pope Auditorium. (PHOTO BY ANA FOTA/THE OBSERVER)

Mass of the Holy Spirit

September 13, 2015

Members of the Fordham Lincoln Center community gathered Thursday, Sept. 10 afternoon in Pope Auditorium to celebrate the Mass of the Holy Spirit. Students, staff and faculty members were in attendance,...

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