Arts & Culture

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.

Ivy Film Festival screenings, panels zoom in on diversity in media

Ivy Film Festival screenings, panels zoom in on diversity in media

April 8, 2015 0 comments

IFF will host several events this week, including screenplay readings, workshops and screenings, illuminating issues of animation and diversity in media.

Blending choreographed performances with improvisational acts, U-Tena’s members danced, chanted and drummed, occasionally encouraging attendees to join them on stage.

Groups take creative approach to exploring health

April 3, 2015 0 comments

GlobalMed at Brown welcomed a series of artists to share the stage with the audience members in their creative endeavors.

In “A Flea in Her Ear,” a Parisian woman’s suspicion of her husband’s infidelity and her desire for revenge lead to a sex-infused comedy of errors.

Comedy explores infidelity, celebrates absurdity

April 3, 2015 0 comments

Though short on substance, Georges Feydeau’s frantic comedy, “A Flea in Her Ear,” entertains in an absurdist and innuendo-heavy exploration of infidelity.