Theatre Westminster Presents Hamlet

Originally published on May 3, 2019 in The Holcad Student Newspaper. Opening May 2, Theatre Westminster will present the epic thriller “Hamlet.” Directed by Lester Malizia and dramatized by senior theatre major Kyle DePasquale, this infamous play will be performed for the first time in Westminster College’s history. You can catch the show Thursday, Friday… Continue reading Theatre Westminster Presents Hamlet

Controversy Over Theatre Westminster’s SNL Performance

Originally published on April 5, 2019 in The Holcad Student Newspaper. On March 23, 2019, Theatre Westminster hosted a student-led SNL show based on the popular TV show "Saturday Night Live." A live video was posted on their Facebook page, and, judging by the consistent laughter, one would assume that this event was a success.… Continue reading Controversy Over Theatre Westminster’s SNL Performance

Foster Art Gallery Presents Senior Capstone Exhibition

Originally published on March 1, 2019 in The Holcad Student Newspaper.  Senior Fine Art majors Kailey Liverman and Elisabetta Pontillo are currently showcasing their capstone projects in Patterson Hall’s Foster Art Gallery. The exhibition will last until March 20 and includes Liverman’s watercolor and ink series, “Growth & Healing: Disassociated,” as well as 5 sculpture… Continue reading Foster Art Gallery Presents Senior Capstone Exhibition

“Crazy Rich Asians” in Mueller Theater

Originally published on February 15, 2019 in The Holcad Student Newspaper. This weekend, February 15-17, “Crazy Rich Asians” will play as the CPC Movie in Mueller Theater. Released in August 2018, “Crazy Rich Asians” is a contemporary romantic comedy which follows Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) as she meets the family of Nick Young (Henry Golding)… Continue reading “Crazy Rich Asians” in Mueller Theater

Beer and People: The Chemistry We All Want To Learn About

Originally published on February 1, 2019 in The Holcad Student Newspaper. On February 7 from 7:00-8:00 p.m., the second Titan Talk of the semester will be held at the Hop Asylum Brewery on 138 South Market Street. Dr. Pete Smith and Dr. Sherri Pataki are the guest speakers for the night, and their sessions will… Continue reading Beer and People: The Chemistry We All Want To Learn About

Tournées Film Festival

Originally published on January 25, 2019 in The Holcad Student Newspaper. Throughout the coming semester, the Department of Modern Languages will present six French language films in their seventh Tournées Film Festival. These events are in conjunction with the Jake Erhardt International Film Series. The festival will include one classic and five contemporary films that… Continue reading Tournées Film Festival

Review: “Crimes of Grindelwald”

Originally published on November 30, 2018 in The Holcad Student Newspaper. “Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald” is the second movie in the now five-movie sub-franchise of the Harry Potter series. Released November 16, “Crimes of Grindelwald” is packed with new beasts (not enough), new characters (too many), and a very confused plotline (no opinion). Its… Continue reading Review: “Crimes of Grindelwald”

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Originally published on November 9, 2018 in The Holcad Student Newspaper.  On Saturday, November 10, Theatre Westminster will host its first ever Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre in Berlin Lounge. Mystery dinners have become increasingly popular within the last decade. Essentially, they are plays at which diners are invited to help solve a mystery, usually involving… Continue reading Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre