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Chaucer with a Hip Hop Beat

Thursday, December 29th, 2011
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The Canterbury Tales Remixed, written and performed by Baba Brinkman, a Canadian actor and rap artist, features music and turn-tablism by Mr. Simmonds, a native

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Lysistrata Jones Is Nothing To Cheer About

Monday, December 19th, 2011
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There’s a great line in Lysistrata Jones which pretty much sums up my feelings about this show: “Why would I actually give up something I

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The Soulful Side of House Music Captured on Film

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011
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Last Saturday was the debut screening of the much-anticipated The Soulful Sounds of the Underground, a documentary film about House Music and the people and

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Platinum—Behind the Glamorous Lives Of Hip Hop’s Elite

Monday, August 23rd, 2010
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By Lauren Rhodes Much has been written about Aliya S. King’s bestselling book Platinum. The novel is loosely based on King’s 2006 article, “Behind Closed

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The Bomb-itty of Errors

Monday, July 19th, 2010
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I’m not sure what Shakespeare would have originally thought when told that The Comedy of Errors would be presented with a hip/hop, swinging, goofy kind

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Woman Around Town: Alison Li—Multimedia Tornado

Sunday, May 16th, 2010
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Alison Li is an amazing up and coming multimedia producer who is taking the film-making scene by storm. Her work includes Safe Guarded, described as

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