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‘Every Day’ just mundane – review

Sydney Van Leeuwen, Staff writer

February 27, 2018

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In high school, I read the book “Every Day” by David Levithan (2012). Being a hopeless romantic and a huge John Green fan, I enjoyed every page of the novel, which revolves around a character — named A — who wakes up...

Get your brass to this concert

Lauren Ganger, Staff writer

February 27, 2018

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On March 26 at 8 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall, the D’Angelo Department of Music will present its first Roche Guest Artist Series performance of the spring semester. Pittsburgh Brass will present a concert featuring both original...

Art sophomore review showcases students’ progress over two years

Marina Boyle, Staff writer

February 27, 2018

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The Sophomore Art Review will take place from March 19 to March 23 in the Cummings Art Gallery, located in the lobby of the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center. Sophomore Art students will present their portfolios from their...

Audiences roar for ‘Black Panther’ – review

David McDonald, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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“Black Panther’s” best attribute was not necessarily its protagonist, who was already hugely popular from his appearance in “Captain America: Civil War,” but its villains. If there is one thing that Marvel has been...

The Met Opera brings Rossini to the stage

Steven Martz, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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A Babylonian epic for the ages is being broadcast right here on Mercyhurst University campus. The Mercyhurst Institute of Arts and Culture is showing “Semiramide” in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center on March 17. The...

Faculty reed trio set to perform in Walker

Lauren Ganger, Staff writer

February 20, 2018

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On March 14 at 8 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall, the D’Angelo Department of Music will present its first Faculty Recital Series performance of the spring semester. The evening’s performance will be by the Reed’m and Weep Trio,...

Wind ensemble features soloists

Lauren Ganger, Staff writer

February 13, 2018

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On Feb. 21 at 8 p.m. in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center, the Mercyhurst University Wind Ensemble will give a performance of marches under the baton of director Scott Meier, Ph.D. All of the pieces on the program will...

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