Topic: Review

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‘The Trip to Spain’ follows trite format, falls flat

September 19, 2017 0 comments

“The Trip to Spain” runs exactly like one would expect from the third installment of a comedic culinary travelogue.

Unearthed Fitzgerald story offers new insights

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Unearthed Fitzgerald story offers new insights

March 22, 2017 0 comments

“It fulfills all the requirements of fiction: it is one long sweet lie,” wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald in “The I.O.U.,” a story that came out in the New Yorker.

‘Sweet/Vicious’ grapples with campus sexual assault

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‘Sweet/Vicious’ grapples with campus sexual assault

January 26, 2017 0 comments

“People are just getting away with awful things. I’m trying to make some of that right,” says protagonist Jules Thomas on series “Sweet/Vicious.”

Providence coffee shops offer unique atmospheres

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Providence coffee shops offer unique atmospheres

January 26, 2017 0 comments

Thomas Jefferson once said, “Coffee is the favorite drink of the civilized world.”

Race, gender define Oscars’ best picture race

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Race, gender define Oscars’ best picture race

January 26, 2017 0 comments

The Golden Globes, affectionately known as the little (and drunker) brother to the Academy Awards, aired with much fanfare Jan. 8.

The 1975 releases aesthetically risky breakup album

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The 1975 releases aesthetically risky breakup album

March 15, 2016 0 comments

The 1975 released its album, “I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it” Feb. 26.

Come awards season, the Avon Cinema screens a number of critically acclaimed films. “Carol,” featured late last month, tells the story of a woman’s divorce and her nascent relationship with a young girl.

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‘Carol’ performances captivating, not ‘groundbreaking’ cinema

February 4, 2016 0 comments

The film “Carol,” directed by Todd Haynes ’85, has received critical acclaim from journalists and critics all over the world.

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Dance groups join together at Fall Dance Concert

November 23, 2015 0 comments

Student dancers from groups including Attitude Dance Company, Dance Extension and Fusion Dance Company united this weekend on the Fall Dance Concert stage.

Javon Stephenson '18 as Number Two and Fernando Medina '19 as Trowbridge in Sock and Buskin’s production “The Road Weeps, The Well Runs Dry.” The show is based on the migration of the Black Seminoles.

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Sock and Buskin’s new production combines history and mysticism

November 16, 2015 0 comments

In “The Road Weeps, The Well Runs Dry,” legend and history come together to present a portrait of mid-19th-century life from the Black Seminoles

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‘Animation Show of Shows’ displays stylistically diverse shorts

November 11, 2015 0 comments

The contrast between impending death and serenity brought the audience to the edge of their seats, where they stayed for the rest of the film.