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Senior prepares for final show

May 4, 2011

BA majors display work for last time as college students Senior Te Bates has been preparing his entire college career around this moment. Now, it’s all coming together. The Senior Show will be held May 9-14 in the Crossman Gallery in the UC.  The exhibit will showcase the works students have be...

Art exhibition final showcase for seniors

April 27, 2011

For Bachelor of Fine Arts majors, the BFA Exhibition is the culmination of their college art careers. The exhibition will be held through Thursday, and is free for all to attend. A variety of mediums will be exhibited at the show, including paintings, drawings, printmakings, sculpture, metals,...

Music Review – TV on The Radio “Nine Types of Light”

April 20, 2011

Brooklyn based rockers TV On The Radio have yet again made an album filled with energy and unexpected musical genres on their new album “Nine Types Of Light.”  Unlike their last album “Dear Science,” released in 2008, “Nine Types Of Light” has a more psychedelic tone and light-hearted lyrics. Typically...

“Church Basement Ladies” serve up another helping of comedy

April 13, 2011

Based on real people who are portrayed in the book, “Growing up Lutheran,” “Church Basement Ladies” chronicles the lives of four women who work in the kitchen basement of their Lutheran church. “Church Basement Ladies:  A Second Helping” is a sequel to the first “Church Basement Ladies.” ...

Spoken word artist Shanelle Gabriel performs at University Center’s Down Under

April 6, 2011

Poetry and music tend to be thought of as separate entities in terms of how they are presented, but Shanelle Gabriel brings them both together for something amazing. Originally from Brooklyn, NY, the Utica College alumna began her career as a Def Jam College promoter. Gabriel was on HBO’s Def...

Dancescapes returns with four performances

March 9, 2011

Performance will feature pieces choreographed by students, faculty and guest artists Creativity. Inspiration. Movement. Music. According to the Theatre/Dance Department website, these four aspects will combine to create Dancescapes ’11, an annual dance concert presented by the department. Th...

Hart enjoys playing flute, sharing passion with others

March 2, 2011

Hart has been playing flute since the age of 10, but has been performing since high school. She is also involved in Wind Ensemble and Orchestra, in which she has performed at UW-Whitewater for both. Hark said she has stuck with the flute because she has a lot of fun playing it. “I had...

Missoula Children’s Theatre performs Sleeping Beauty

February 23, 2011

Local children star in adaptation of well-known play “Sleeping Beauty” is one of the most famous and well-known fairy tales. At 7:30 p.m. Saturday, the Missoula Children’s Theatre will present its adaption of the classic in the Young Auditorium. The Missoula Children’s Theatre, a compa...

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