Day: November 15, 2017

Dramedy confronts LGBTQ+ past

By Matt Stein – 11 months ago

When Diana Son’s play “Stop Kiss” first premiered at New York’s Public Theater in December 1998, the world was very different. Only two months prior, Matthew Shepard was beaten to…

Musical adaption confronts poignant societal issues

By Sasha Gopalakrishnan – 11 months ago

[Content warning: This piece discusses sexual assault, physical abuse and suicide.] Future Waitstaff of America—commenly known as FWA—is Vassar’s only theater group dedicated solely to musical theater, and from Nov.…

K.R.I.T. claims crown as king of southern hip-hop

By Jimmy Christon – 11 months ago

In 2015, Kendrick Lamar released “To Pimp a Butterfly,” and nothing has come close to its level of excellence in hip-hop since. This al- bum completely changed the way modern…