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Broadway star comes to MU

Broadway star comes to MU

November 6, 2018

Concert was out of this world

Bernard Garwig, Sports editor

November 6, 2018

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Prior to this Sunday, I had never been to an orchestral concert outside of a field trip in elementary school. On Nov. 4, I attended the Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra’s first concert of the semester, which was rescheduled from...

‘The Medium’ opera was a Halloween treat

Jenny Sabliov

November 6, 2018

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On Halloween night, the Mary D’ Angelo Opera Theatre scared the audience with the presentation of “The Medium,” a short opera by Gian Carlo Menotti. Before the show, a little Halloween party took place in the lobby of Hirt,...

You’ll want to ‘Cat’ch this show

Sarah Klein, Staff writer

November 6, 2018

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“Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” part of the National Theatre Live series, will be screened in the Taylor Little Theatre on Nov. 11 at 12:55 p.m. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for seniors, $12 for students/youths and free for MU...

‘A Star is Born’ is dazzling and autobiographical

Brent Pestotnik, Contributing writer

October 30, 2018

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The film “A Star is Born” is a musical romantic drama that stars and is produced and directed by Bradley Cooper. This film was Cooper’s directorial debut, and I have to say that he did a fantastic job remaking and rewriting...

Dance residency inspires

Megan Lay, Staff writer

October 23, 2018

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Catherine Meredith was invited by the Mercyhurst Dance department to set her choreographic work “Aftermath” on a cast of nine dancers. It is inspired by the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. “The piece serves as a call to...

NTL Simulcast

Erin Almeter, Staff writer

October 23, 2018

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Based on Mary Shelley’s infamous novel of the same name, the National Theatre Live adaption of “Frankenstein” is a riveting production. The Mercyhurst Institute for Arts and Culture will be showing the NTL production of...

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