Arts & Culture

Aerial Arts Society to perform spring finale

April 28, 2016 0 comments

The Brown Aerial Arts Society will put on its fourth annual spring showcase on Friday, featuring an underwater theme and titled “Aquaerials.”

Raising $110,000 for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank, festival-goers attended the Eat Drink RI: Truck Stop last spring, enjoying the atmosphere and delicious samples from various mobile restaurants.

Eat Drink RI Festival: Truck Stop benefits small businesses, food bank

April 28, 2016 0 comments

16 food trucks will come together Friday at the Eat Drink RI Festival: Truck Stop as part of the fifth annual Eat Drink RI event.

At a 40-minute walk from campus, Three Sisters may pose a challenge to Brown students. But its homemade flavors and fresh paninis are a big draw. Students can also opt for sweet treats on wheels closer to home.

Local creameries offer ice cream however you like it

April 28, 2016 0 comments

As classes are cooling down, ice cream season is heating up.

Luigi Dibiasio, Jackie Wilson and Supervisor O are among 40 shuttle drivers that bus students around campus late at night. A long-time driver, Dibiasio takes the extra early-morning shift out of a fatherly sense of duty.


Evening shuttle drivers share diverse stories, care for students

April 28, 2016 0 comments

It was 12:30 a.m. when the red and white University van pulled up to the curb to meet two eager students.

The Avon Cinema lobby was packed with film producers and enthusiasts Sunday night for Brown Motion Pictures’ spring premiere.

BMP’s spring premiere showcases student films

April 26, 2016 0 comments

Thayer’s iconic Avon Theater was packed Sunday as filmmakers and friends gathered for Brown Motion Pictures’ spring premiere of four student films.

Dolapo Akinkugbe’s ’16 final show as a Brown student will take place April 29. After Brown, he may pursue music or a spot at Columbia Law School.

DAP takes on Colosseum for final show as undergrad

April 26, 2016 0 comments

Dolapo Akinkugbe ’16, whose musical career took off at Brown and has brought him as far as Abbey Road Studios, is ready to reflect on his undergrad years.

The final performance of  ‘Carousel’ will be tonight in the Downspace. The show features a number of difficult themes, such as suicide and sexism.

Musical Forum’s ‘Carousel’ will take you on a ride

April 25, 2016 0 comments

The shrieks of a whistle and the clamor of seaside activity signal the beginning of Musical Forum’s “Carousel,” the celebrated 1945 musical.

A model hits the runway donning the wears of designer Sofia Kadieva, one of the night’s dozen student designers who had their work featured.

Fashion show presents student-made apparel

April 22, 2016 0 comments

In Studio One on the fourth floor of the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Fashion@Brown’s sixth annual fashion show drew a crowd of nearly 100 people.

Shakespeare in the City unlocks student creativity


Shakespeare in the City unlocks student creativity

April 21, 2016 0 comments

Audience members at the TAPS production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” last month may have been surprised to see middle school students on the scene.

Folk festival to feature professional, student groups

April 21, 2016 0 comments

The annual Brown Folk Festival is bringing dozens of folk musicians to campus for two days of post-Spring Weekend fun.