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‘Calendar Girls’ shows the true meaning of friendship at any age

Janelle Conti, Staff Writer

October 6, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

If there’s one thing to learn from “Calendar Girls,” it’s that things do get better with age. The Grand Rapids Civic Theatre opened their 92nd season with this heartwarming comedy, which ran Sept. 15 – Oct. 1. Based on...

Audiotree hosts variety of indie bands

Brandon Schruer, A&E Editor

September 29, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The fifth annual Audiotree Music Festival was held in downtown Kalamazoo this past weekend, September 22-23. Hosted in the Arcadia Creek Festival Place, crowds gathered despite the blistering heat to welcome bands such as SuperD...

“It” rises above standard horror movie clichès

Brandon Schruer, A&E Editor

September 22, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In its first weekend at the box office, “It” — which is based on the lengthy novel by Stephen King — became both the highest grossing September release ever and also set the record for the best opening weekend for a horror...

The National: ‘Sleep Well Beast’ review

Calvin Yurko, Guest Writer

September 22, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

There is something admirable in consistency. While sonic evolution can be fun to discuss, there is a certain charm to doing one thing well — while also knowing when to experiment, make small changes and explore the outer limits of...

Muntu Theater visits Calvin

Muntu Theater visits Calvin

September 22, 2017

DC’s mega-blockbuster “Wonder Woman” shows at Calvin

Brandon Schreur, A&E Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Calvin SAO held a screening of DC’s breakout summer hit“Wonder Woman” — a film which has grossed over $800 million at the worldwide box office — this past Saturday night. “Wonder Woman” tells the story of Diana ...