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Articles by Rebecca Carcieri (28)

Teresita Fernández seeks to explore how spaces are influenced by history.

Arts & Culture

Artist Teresita Fernández talks public art, unconventional landscapes

September 17, 2021 0 comments

Visual artist Teresita Fernández visited campus virtually Wednesday evening as part of the Virtual Artist Talk Series organized by theDepartment of Visual Arts. Fernández is known for her work reimaging the idea of landscapes, a theme that often holds deep historical and cultural references.

Ben Platt as Evan Hansen in Dear Evan Hansen, directed by Stephen Chbosky.

Arts & Culture, Reviews

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ translates seamlessly to big screen

September 10, 2021 0 comments

The “Dear Evan Hansen” film adaptation, to be released in theaters Sept. 24, proves that some musicals can shine both on and off stage. The six-time Tony Award winning coming-of-age musical originally captivated audiences on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre December 2016.

U. alums to produce, star in collection of short musicals ‘Together Apart’

Arts & Culture

U. alums to produce, star in collection of short musicals ‘Together Apart’

May 25, 2021 0 comments

“Together Apart,” a series of seven 10-minute musicals written, composed, directed by and starring University alums, will premiere on May 27 at 8:30 p.m. EDT. The performance will be broadcasted over Zoom and will be available for viewing for the entire weekend through May 30. 

Kaling is currently working on a new show, "Sex Lives of College Girls," which will be released by HBO Max later this year.

Arts & Culture

Mindy Kaling joins Ivy Film Festival for conversation about ‘Never Have I Ever,’ writing career

April 4, 2021 0 comments

Actress, comedian, writer, producer and director Mindy Kaling joined Ivy Film Festival for a virtual conversation Friday afternoon. Kaling is best known for her role as Kelly Kapoor on NBC’s sitcom “The Office.”

Baron Cohen discussed his organization, Stop Hate for Profit, which “holds social media companies accountable for hate on their platforms.”

Arts & Culture

Sacha Baron Cohen talks ‘Borat’ and ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’ during virtual visit to Ivy Film Festival

March 31, 2021 0 comments

Actor, comedian and producer Sacha Baron Cohen joined Ivy Film Festival for its 20th Anniversary Festival Week Tuesday evening.

Fashion@Brown Fashion Week culminates with 11th annual Fashion Show “Body. Cloth. Motion”

Arts & Culture

Fashion@Brown Fashion Week culminates with 11th annual Fashion Show “Body. Cloth. Motion”

March 28, 2021 0 comments

The Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, usually the home of Fashion@Brown’s annual Fashion Show, was quiet Friday evening. The COVID-19 pandemic forced the group to hold all of its Fashion Week events, including its Fashion Show, online. In order to still share the designs and talents of Fashion@Brown’s members, […]

Gwenyth Paltrow's Goop is often a trend-setter, but in the pandemic, it reacted to new consumer wants and needs such as kitchenware and fast meal prep.

Arts & Culture

Gwyneth Paltrow talks wellness company Goop in final installment of Fashion Week speaker series

March 23, 2021 0 comments

Actress, model, entrepreneur and businesswoman Gwyneth Paltrow joined  Fashion@Brown’s Fashion Week as the fifteenth and final speaker of its series Monday evening. 

Balmain creative director Olivier Roustening was interviewed by members of the Fashion@Brown design team Lynn Hlaing ’21 and RISD senior Kasia Hope.

Arts & Culture

Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing visits Fashion@Brown from France

March 15, 2021 0 comments

Balmain Creative Director Olivier Rousteing joined Fashion@Brown for a virtual Fashion Week conversation Sunday afternoon. The discussion, which covered topics ranging from Rousteing’s career trajectory to the future of fashion.

Emma Chamberlain has 9.96 million subscribers on YouTube and 12.4 million followers on Instagram.

Arts & Culture

Emma Chamberlain talks self-confidence, business ventures at virtual visit to campus

March 14, 2021 0 comments

YouTuber and Gen-Z sensation Emma Chamberlain joined Fashion@Brown for a virtual Fashion Week talk Friday afternoon, discussing her meteoric rise on the platform and the value of authenticity in a saturated field of content creation. 

Parker has worked in the literary, wine, fashion and acting worlds throughout her extensive career.

Arts & Culture

Sarah Jessica Parker kicks off Fashion@Brown’s star-studded Fashion Week

March 7, 2021 0 comments

Fashion@Brown kicked off its Fashion Week ’21 with entrepreneur and actress Sarah Jessica Parker Thursday evening. The virtual event, which was free and open to the public, was hosted by Fashion@Brown President Sasha Pinto ’21.

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