Opera preview: ‘Mozart Magic’

The eleven students involved in the Opera Workshop Performance class at the University of Rhode Island are diligently rehearsing for their performance of “Mozart Magic” which will be showcased next month at the Fine...

Vagina Monologues performs truth of female experience

The Vagina Monologues, originally created by feminist activist Eve Ensler, took place this past Thursday, February 26 through Saturday, February 28  in Edwards Auditorium for the annual performance for the 2015 spring semester. This...

Centennial concert: remembering the bloody Armenian Genocide

On Sunday, March 1, world-famous visual performance artist, Kevork Mourad, joined the Symphonic Wind Ensemble and the Armenian Chamber Ensemble for a concert at the University of Rhode Island. The concert began at 3 p.m....

Artist Spotlight: Jack Thomas, singer

Jack Thomas, University of Rhode Island junior, business major and vocal performance minor, strives to one day work in the music industry and accomplish his dream of becoming a solo singer. Just two years ago,...

‘All My Sons’ delights, leaving you wanting more

It had been over three years since I’d been to a live theater performance when I saw “All My Sons” at the URI Theater on Sunday. That being said, I was blown away by...

Preview: ‘The Vagina Monologues’

Graduating senior, Courtney A. Walker will be directing this year’s annual Vagina Monologues, a compilation of acts that focus on the feminine experience. Eve Ensler, a renowned feminist and author, originally created the show and...

Providence’s American Band performs at URI

The American Band, one of the most prominent and oldest civilian concert bands in the country from Providence, performed at the University of Rhode Island’s Fine Arts Center this past Sunday afternoon. There was an...

Review: ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ is soccer mom erotica, not much else

I’d like to start off by saying that I’m a huge fan of reading the book before seeing the movie. Not with “Fifty Shades of Grey” by E.L. James however. “Soccer mom erotica” as...

The 2015 Oscars: The Academy’s Call for Change

Controversy surrounded the 2015 Academy Awards when the film “Selma” was left out of a number of big awards, primarily actor in a leading role and directing, despite the films high critical acclaim. LATimes.com...

Netflix: binge-dating made easy

It's a Friday night and you have a long list of names that you have romantic interests in. Sure, you could take them out to dinner at Rhody Joes. Maybe if you want to...

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