Cormac’s corner: Kong Skull Island

If you had told me, prior to seeing this film, that a 2017 reboot of “King Kong” would be great, I would’ve doubted it. If you told me it was made to be a...

URI’s Theatre Company looks to social media to increase popularity

For the upcoming school year, the URI theatre department will be taking a far more comedic turn than last year’s program. Out of the four plays they are doing during the 2014-15 season, three of...

Rhode Island says ‘Hey Thanks’ to The Wonder Years

  The Wonder Years came out swinging during their performance to a packed house this past Saturday at Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel in Providence. Playing at Lupo’s on April 2, this stop was one of the last...

Student DJ performs at fifth largest glow party in America

Photo by Greg Clark | Hyperglow is one of the largest glow parties in the Nation. A University of Rhode Island student performed at America’s fifth largest glow party this past Saturday night at the...

ghostintheshell

“Ghost in the Shell,” adapted from the anime film of the same title, which was adapted from a manga of the same title, was the recipient of a fair amount of backlash before it...

URI literary magazine hosts launch party, open mic reading

Ether(bound) Magazine, The University of Rhode Island’s literary magazine, will be hosting their first launch party for their winter and fall issue on Dec. 12. According to Ether(bound)’s President, Angela Nelson, the club’s goal this...

SpongeBob SquarePants creator passes

This past Monday, beloved creator and animator Stephen Hillenburg passed away at the age of 57 in his Southern California home after a 20-month battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Hillenburg is best known for...

A Thin Slice of Horror: ‘Friday the 13th ’

The last time Jason terrorized audiences on the silver screen was Valentine’s Day weekend of 2009, when Marcus Nispel unleashed his relentless reimagining of the cult classic “Friday the 13th.” Prior to this reboot,...

Ghost hunting at URI: Week Two

For this week’s edition of “Ghost Hunting at URI,” I want to take you off campus for a minute. The Paranormal Society has been blessed with a partnership with RISEUP, the Rhode Island Society...

‘School for Lies’ debuts Feb. 23

“The School for Lies,” a play by David Ives, opens Feb. 23 at the University of Rhode Island’s Fine Arts Center. It is an adaptation of Moliére’s play “The Misanthrope,” with the setting updated...

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