This past week, the Musical Theatre Society, or MTS, put on three performances of American Idiot in Little Building’s Cabaret. Around 80 people attended each show, filling the venue to capacity, according to director Joshua Shelor.
Victor Fowler Calzada, poet and author of more than 10 books, shared his experience of living in revolutionary Cuba with a crowd of almost 100 students Wednesday last week.
Lizzie Stranton is a play written by Lydia Diamond, in which the titular character enacts a plan of no sex until the world’s leaders declare peace.
Hail, Caesar! is fun, but there’s more to classic movie making than white guys and cigarettes.
It consists of a long series of short skits, each a satirical take on experimental media. Lots of nudity, lots of violence, and lots of surprises.
If pop punk is going to stay relevant, it needs to address the real issues of exclusion that are driving its downfall.
The film’s genre is difficult to define, with Todd Strauss-Schulson naming Back to the Future, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, and even Terms of Endearment as influences.
They described their music as a mixed bag, with shreds of folk, pop, alternative, queercore—an LGBTQ offshoot of punk—and cheesiness all intermingled.
Emerson Game Developers hatched from the success of the daylong Girls Make Games workshop held in the lab in November, which provided 25 female students the opportunity to learn directly from women in the industry.
Shouldn’t the Academy categorize and award actors for, you know, their acting?
Under the penname J.M. Aucoin, Justin Aucoin '06 writes historical novels packed with swordplay and thievery.
Last November, sophomore Michael Kiaunis decided he wanted to make a game show for college students. His vision was Campus Clash, a Family Feud-style game show where Emerson organizations compete against each other in the hopes of winning $300 toward a specific purchase or event.
The 48 Hour Film Festival: where a loaf of bread, a parasite, and a materialistic antagonist can live together in creative harmony.
To spread awareness about on-campus theater, a cappella, dance, and comedy organizations, Zach Holden founded the Student Performance Network, or SPN.
David Bowie thrust LBGTQ themes into the media, demanding more mainstream acceptance for work outside of the binary.