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Captain Marvel packed a punch

Nash Greeven

April 2, 2019

“Captain Marvel” is a puzzle piece that fits between the events of “Avengers: Infinity War” and the coming “Avengers: Endgame.” It’s like a connecting bridge; almost an “Infinity War 1.5.” It’s an origin...

You won’t want to miss ‘Musical Comedy Murders’

Gianluca Ianiro, Staff writer

April 2, 2019

The Mercyhurst University Theatre department’s production of John Bishop’s famous work, “The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940,” was a whirlwind comedic adventure. Under the direction of Brett Johnson, Ph.D., this show had...

Come hear music at the ‘lit’erary festival

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

April 2, 2019

The next event of the 17th annual Literary Festival is Legendary Songwriters: A Celebration, which takes place April 9 at 7 p.m. in the Taylor Little Theatre; this event is free and open to the public. This third event of the...

Reviewer thrown by jazz trio name

Michael Solazzo, Staff writer

April 2, 2019

I love jazz music, even though it might not be for everyone. I see jazz as one of the greatest art forms that the United States ever created. This January, I even made the trip to New York City to see some authentic live jazz,...

‘Fall’-ing into a new season at MU

Victoria Altsman, Contributing writer

September 11, 2018

The Music department and MIAC have lined up a lively concert series and events for the upcoming fall semester. The Roche Live Concert Series held their first performance of their 30th season on Sept. 10. The concert featured...

Moser, Degnan to hold recital

Sarah Klein, Contributing writer

September 11, 2018

On Sept. 19 at 8 p.m. in the Walker Recital Hall, Mercyhurst’s D’Angelo Department of Music will begin its Faculty Recital Series with a performance by Jonathan Moser and Kellan Degnan. Moser is the D’Angelo Department...

Mercyhurst’s Dance Outreach Team performed at the LECOM LifeWorks Erie Health Expo in the community.

Dancing out into Erie, PA

September 11, 2018

Ensembles to perform in WRH

Lauren Ganger, Arts and Entertainment editor

April 24, 2018

On May 2 at 7 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall, the D’Angelo Department of Music will present its Small Ensembles concert of the semester. These groups are the Chamber Singers, under the direction of Thomas Brooks; the Saxophone...

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