ARTS

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

Where to go and what to do.

December 3, 2018

UChicago Music Department

UChicago Symphony Orchestra Displays the Power of Prokofiev

By Alina Kim

The UChicago Symphony Orchestra and guest soloist William Hagen, delivered a suspenseful performance of Prokofiev on Saturday.

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December 3, 2018

Walt Disney Studios

Friendship and Pop Culture Unite in "Ralph Breaks the Internet"

By Jessica Choe

Full of throwback Disney nods and cute Internet culture references, the film under-develops its central premise.

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December 3, 2018

Jad Dahshan

When Museums Fit in Boxes: Mariana Castillo Deball and “This Is Not a Bomb”

By Jad Dahshan

Last Wednesday, the Oriental Institute and Special Collections Research Center received two portable museums from a “random confederation of unlike-minded vagrants”.

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December 3, 2018

Natalia Rodriguez

Dean's Men Measure Misfortune With Humor

By Olenka Wellisz

The Dean's Men production of Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure" sets the play in the 1890's, combining equal parts dark humor and dire tragedy.

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December 3, 2018

20th Century Fox

The Gritty Political Battle of "Widows"

By Noah Levine

12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen employs masterful technique in his newest project.

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December 3, 2018

TwoSet Violin

TwoSet Violin Perfects Their Practice

By Alina Kim

Combining classical music and comedic stunts, the Australian duo brought virtuosic flair to Nichols Concert Hall last Sunday.

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November 29, 2018

Michael Brosilow

A "Familiar" Tale of Family and Love

By Kenjiro Lee

“Hilarity and drama ensue” as a family attempts to perform a tradition wedding ceremony.

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November 29, 2018

Tyler Core

Uncommon Interview: Sophie Hoyt, Fourth-year and Actress

By Bradley Tian

Hoyt discusses modern inclusive casting, getting into character, and her postgrad plans.

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November 29, 2018

Yamini Nambimadom

Pop Songs and Porn: Off-Off Campus Delivers A Duet

By Lynn Chong and Sebastian Von Stauffenberg

Off-Off Campus was both absurd and relatable in their recent music-themed show.

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November 26, 2018

Penguin Random House

Immigration Through a Taxi Driver’s Eyes: Yvan Alagbé Discusses his Comic Book

By Zoe Williams

French comic book artist Yvan Alagbé spoke at the Seminary Co-Op about his book "Yellow Negroes and Other Imaginary Creatures", which focuses on the immigrant experience in France.

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November 26, 2018

Aminé

Don’t Be a Stranger, Let Aminé Be Your Dr. Whoever.

By Eric Guzman

American rapper Aminé’s performance did not shy away from addressing issues such as mental health and toxic masculinity.

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November 26, 2018

Catherine O’Carroll

MCA Exhibition Maps Out Midwestern Beat History

By Matt Herskowitz

Titled "West by Midwest", the exhibition follows several 1950s artists as they leave the Midwest for California, then a creative hub for arts schools and galleries.

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November 26, 2018

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

Where to go and what to do.

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November 26, 2018

Jeremy Lindenfeld

Waka Flocka Flame Ignites at MAB Fall Show

By Zoe Bean

MAB brought rapper Waka Flocka Flame to campus for an energizing and rowdy fall show.

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November 19, 2018

“Alexander Fiterstein and Friends” Transcend the Bounds of Mandel Hall

By Julian Stuart-Burns and Brandon Zang

The ensemble delivered an impressive performance of “Quartet for the End of Time”, a particularly challenging work requiring exceptional deftness and cooperation between the performers.

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November 19, 2018

Warner Bros.

"The Crimes of Grindelwald": A Failed Magic Trick

By Wlad Sarmiento

Although leading actor Eddie Redmayne delivered an endearing performance, it was not enough to make up for the discontinuous, rapportless plot.

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November 19, 2018

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