Arts & Culture

‘Slow West’ reimagines Western genre

‘Slow West’ reimagines Western genre

April 22, 2015 0 comments

The artfully absurdist reformulation of Western film cliches is sure to confound anyone who expects a typical Western from “Slow West.”

Ella Bohn ’17 and Kat Hsu ’17, founders of the startup Kat + Ella, sold homemade panna cotta at the Blue Room last Wednesday.

Student initiatives expand food appreciation

April 22, 2015 2 comments

As the semester comes to a close, students with culinary interests are beginning to cook up plans for next semester.

Audience members converged on the Main Green for Saturday’s concerts, which featured Kelela, What Cheer? Brigade, Pusha T and headliner Modest Mouse. Yeasayer, Waka Flocka Flame and Hudson Mohawke took the stage Friday night.

Modest Mouse electrifies crowd while Hudson Mohawke fails to connect

April 20, 2015 7 comments

While most artists lived up to their hype, some fell short of expectations.

Exhibit explores poverty, inequality through art

April 15, 2015 0 comments

The show consists of a series of works by 11 contemporary artists responding to Bhrigupati Singh’s new book, “Poverty and the Quest for Life.”

Diverse student artists rock out at B-Side Magazine launch party

April 15, 2015 2 comments

A new online campus publication bearing the name B-Side Magazine officially launched this weekend.

‘End of the Tour’ starts off Ivy Film Festival

‘End of the Tour’ starts off Ivy Film Festival

April 10, 2015 0 comments

A dramatic subversion of the usual road trip comedy, the film follows a journalist tasked with profiling author David Foster Wallace.

“Sisterhood of Night” was screened prior to a question-and-answer session Wednesday as part of the Ivy Film Festival.

Witch trial-inspired film enchants IFF audiences

April 10, 2015 0 comments

Exploring relationships between paranoia, exclusion and the perilous terrain of adolescent friendship, “The Sisterhood of Night” kept audiences in suspense.

‘Comedy Tonight’: Musical transports crowds to Rome

‘Comedy Tonight’: Musical transports crowds to Rome

April 10, 2015 1 comment

Light, punny and packed with satire, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” is sure to send audience members home chuckling.

Brown K-Pop Dance Association performs an ensemble piece choreographed to K-pop music and modeled after other K-pop dance productions Saturday night during “KTX: Korean Time Express,” the ninth annual Korean Culture Show.  The K-Pop dancers were join by other student performers as well as guest artists Junghee Oh and DANakaDAN.

Korean Culture Show blends traditional with modern

April 8, 2015 0 comments

After dining on Mama Kim’s, audience members gathered to watch “KTX: Korean Time Express,” the ninth annual Korean Culture Show Saturday night.

Penn Masala performs eclectic mashups

Penn Masala performs eclectic mashups

April 8, 2015 0 comments

Penn Masala, a Penn male student a capella group composed of 13 undergraduates, performedto a full crowd at the RISD Auditorium Friday evening.