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Schubert Wanders On: Re-Composing "Winterreise"

By Bryan McGuiggin

In a new staging by Netia Jones, Hans Zender's "composed interpretation" of Schubert's "Winterreise" burnishes its source material.

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August 15, 2017

Billboard

14 Free Movies in Chicago This August

By Arts Staff

More free movies screened around the city this month.

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August 2, 2017

Mimansa Dogra

MFA Summer Projects Find Home at Logan Center

By Mimansa Dogra

Adrienne Meyers, Shanna Zentner, and Jan Brugger give the Logan Center Gallery a makeover for the summer.

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July 31, 2017

Pitchfork

Pitchfork Music Festival: An Impression

By David North

Pitchfork Music Festival 2017 took place from July 14 to 17, featuring acts such as Danny Brown and LCD Soundsystem.

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July 27, 2017

Variety

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington Leaves Behind Reasons to be Missed

By Kardelen Sertsoz

In Memoriam: Chester Bennington (1976–2017)

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July 26, 2017

Rolling Stone

Mitski Soars at Pitchfork Music Fest

By Rosemarie Ho

Japanese-American musician Mitski transcends labels with her intimate, yet soaring voice.

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July 24, 2017

Smart Museum

Welcome Blanket and Smart Museum Knit Fabric of Community

By May Huang

Blankets and letters will be distributed to new immigrants and refugees in December.

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July 20, 2017

GQ

Previewing Pitchfork

By David North

Summer means music festival time. Read on about who to check out and who to pass on at Pitchfork this year.

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July 13, 2017

Variety

“4:44” kills Jay-Z, revives Shawn Carter

By Andrew Harrington

Forget what you expected to hear from Jay-Z; "4:44" begins the era of Shawn Carter.

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July 12, 2017

May Huang

Exhibit A: Summer Edition

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go on campus this summer!

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July 8, 2017

The University of Chicago Photographic Archives

University Remembers Philip Gossett, 1941–2017, Professor Emeritus and Renowned Opera Scholar

By Hannah Edgar

Gossett, who passed away on June 13, inspired scholars and performers alike.

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July 5, 2017

Flickr

15 Free Movies Around Chicago This July

By Arts Staff

Summer nights are made for picnics, walks in the park, and free open-air movies.

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July 3, 2017

JC Rivera

JC Rivera on Being a Champ and Rolling with the Punches

By May Huang

Puerto Rican artist JC Rivera, the man behind the street mural character Bear Champ, discussed perseverance in pursuing art.

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June 29, 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

Giorgia Bertazzi

CSO and Soloist Serve Up Central European Flair

By Hannah Edgar

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

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June 4, 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

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