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Shannon O'Connor

Beacon Correspondent

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The Banjo Project plucks at the strings

Emerson College’s visual and media arts professor Marc Fields’ documentary, Give Me the Banjo, archives the turbulent yet rich history of the stringed instrument.

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Warlords Productions explores action film

Emerson College’s student-run film production organization Warlords Productions prides itself on creating films in the genres of adventure, horror, crime, and thriller.

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Cambridge’s new art space opens its doors

On Saturday, Oct. 6 the gallery held its grand opening that yielded nearly 300 enthusiasts

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“Exceptional” EP combines black and white

Onofrio found the stimulus for her sporadic tones and beats in the minimalistic music of Philip Glass, hip hop, and heavy electronic.

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The Decision drives Cleveland to dander

LeBron James shattered the hearts of Clevelanders July 8, 2010 during ESPN’s televised on special The Decision.

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Emerson alumnus produces Tony award winning show

Jason E. Grossman, a 2002 Emerson College graduate, and co-producer M. Kilburg Reedy knew they had found something spectacular the night they left a showing of Peter and the Starcatcher at the New York Theatre Workshop.