ARTS

Giorgia Bertazzi

CSO and Soloist Serve Up Central European Flair

By Hannah Edgar

The CSO and violinist Christian Tetzlaff delight with a sumptuous program.

June 4, 2017

"She Kills Monsters" Duels with Humor and Grief

By Ivan Ost

The UT show was a delightful romp only weighed down by its attempt at more serious emotion.

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June 6, 2017

The New Yorker

"Twin Peaks" Returns From the Black Lodge

By Ivan Ost

The cult classic TV show is back and as weird as ever.

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May 29, 2017

Kiran Misra

LEAR: A Perfect Storm of Tragedy and Deceit

By Emily Ehret

The latest adaptation of "King Lear" delivered bold thrills on the backdrop of a dystopian future.

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May 29, 2017

Samuel González

MuralxMaroon: Colors of Hope in Puerto Rico

By Tatiana Khemet

A massive mural project in Puerto Rico seeks to bring joy and optimism to a neglected neighborhood.

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May 29, 2017

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go.

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May 29, 2017

“Elves Made Me Gay,” and Other Queer Stories

By Brooke Nagler

LGBTQ+ variety show "Space" brought comedy, commentary, and comets to The Revival last Friday.

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May 26, 2017

Tod Williams and Billie Tsien Architects

Logan Celebrates Five Years of Campus Arts

By Ivan Ost

This year, the Logan Center celebrates its upcoming fifth anniversary as a creative and collaborative arts space on that strives to promote liberal arts to the campus and wider Chicago community.

FEATURE

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May 25, 2017

Luke White

The Triad: Capturing the People of Hyde Park

By Grace Hauck

Luke Sironski-White's photographs explore the relationship between University of Chicago students, the University administration, and community members unaffiliated with the University.

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May 25, 2017

Estelle Higgins

Bummer Breeze: It's (Not) Raining, We're Snoring

By Ivan Ost

"Summer Breeze, timid victim of a rainstorm that wasn’t, involved no breezes. Not that it really needed any. When no one is dancing, it doesn’t get very hot."

FEATURE

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May 22, 2017

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go.

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May 22, 2017

Alan Klehr

By the Book: Brooker Prizewinners Discuss Their Collections

By Chloé Bardin and Ivan Ost

FEATURE

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May 22, 2017

Michael Brosilow

Court's "Harvey" Mixes Giant Rabbits and Psychiatrists

By Emily Ehret

The Court Theatre's current production is a crowd-pleasing comedy, but there's a giant white rabbit in the room, and it's an outdated stance on mental health.

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May 22, 2017

Grace Hauck

Smart Museum Rings in a Year of Belonging

By Grace Hauck

“We select artists who are considering similar sets of questions that we’re thinking about as an institution to develop programming that addresses our joint concerns," said Michael Christiano.

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May 22, 2017

Sliced Bread with Cream Cheese and a Side of Emotion

By Chloé Bardin

"Sliced Bread" magazine's celebrated its spring issue with a launch party featuring readings and performances and from student artists.

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May 18, 2017

Carol Rosegg

"Rent" Seizes the Day Throughout History

By Brooke Nagler

"Rent" is in Chicago for its 20th anniversary tour, captivating audiences with its timeless story and music.

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May 18, 2017

Grace Hauck

Portrait: of the Chief as a Young Rapper

By Grace Hauck

Third-year Ben Glover takes us back to lunch room freestyle and the three pillars of rap.

FEATURE

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May 16, 2017

Brooke Nagler

CPS Students and CSO Bring Music and Mettle to Center Stage

By May Huang

Yo-Yo Ma joined students of several Chicago Public Schools and their CSO mentors in a program tackling the theme courage in its many forms.

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May 15, 2017

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go.

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May 15, 2017

Chris D'Angelo

Manual of Style: Power, Identity, and (pièce de) Résistance

By MJ Chen, Alexia Bacigalupi, and Chris D'Angelo

The Maroon's fashion feature rigorously inquires: "Who are you wearing?"

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May 15, 2017

Chloé Bardin

Free Black Women’s Pop-up Library Leaves Lasting Impression

By Chloé Bardin

Last Saturday, the Stony Island Arts Bank hosted the Free Black Women’s Pop-up Library to celebrate and preserve African-American women's culture.

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May 11, 2017

Renee Wah

Laura Marling Strums Heartstrings at the Metro

By May Huang

British singer-songwriter Laura Marling mesmerized Chicago fans at the Metro last Sunday.

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May 11, 2017

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