For the past two weeks, Carlton Commons has been claimed by the Footlighters and rapidly transformed into an ingenious set for West Side Story. The scale of this production is beyond anything Footlighters has ever attempted before, involving over eighty students and the construction of their most impressive set yet.
When Mel Brooks released the astronomically successful The Producers in 2001, critics and audiences wondered which of his lucrative properties would be the focus of the inevitable follow-up. A lyric in The New Mel Brooks Musical: Young Frankenstein makes it abundantly clear that they'll "be back with Blazing Saddles.
UPB is bringing a stellar Cleveland-based band to The Spot next Wednesday night. Hot Cha Cha is everything that the perfect "girl band" should be: sexy, flirtatious, and crazy. With the stage presence of Karen O., vocalist Jovana Batkovic is infamous for swinging from ceiling rafters and encouraging fans to take off their clothes.
Fall break has come and gone and chances are that you did nothing productive.
If you're a confused college student, still grasping for some direction in your life, you may have considered a career in research at some point. It's a little daunting to think about, being such a broad field, but Philip Schwartzkroin's helpful book, So You Want to be a Scientist? makes it surprisingly navigable.
First there was You Got Served, then came shows like Dancing with the Stars and So You Think You Can Dance? Now, brace yourselves for the most intense dance competition yet: Case's Best Dance CWRU. Organized by the Indian dance organization EKTA, this competition will showcase the skills of various dance groups on campus.
Mary Poppins had one, Aggie from Halloweentown had one, and I don't leave home without one. Yes ladies, I am talking about a magic handbag. So maybe I can't fit an umbrella and a lamp in my purse, but I still carry around most of my life in my personal portable world.
We have noticed that Case students have a very self-deprecating sense of humor, and without fail, the number one point of this humor is their own awkwardness. Sex however, is not something to joke about. It is serious business. You want it, we want it, everyone wants it.
Halloween is hands-down the best holiday in the school year. I have yet to meet someone who can't enjoy an arbitrary excuse to dress like an idiot, watch really bad movies, and eat a lot of candy - among other things.