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The ones that pay more than a Hamilton

The ones that pay more than a Hamilton

The excitement was palpable. People stood in lines waiting to get into the theater, craning their necks, standing against the black silhouettes of the Schuyler sisters. Stressed staff members directed the crowd into the theater in long, twisting lines. The lobby was packed, teeming with audience members buying pre-show cocktails and merchandise and braving the line for the bathroom.  Near […]

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hiphop operetta, a review

Ask anyone that knows me even a little and they will tell you that I am a musical theater nerd. My sister and I would sing together while doing dishes, figuring out who would sing which part of what harmony and who got to be Glinda and who got to be Elphaba. I can probably blame my dad for this, […]

by Carli Jaff· · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment
NESCAC News

NESCAC News

In the past week, various NESCAC schools have evaluated Title IX policies, new and innovative majors, and commitment to political awareness. This week at Wesleyan University, a tenured Classical Studies professor filed a complaint against the University. The professor was allegedly sexually harassed by another professor from 2012 until 2014, who has faced nine counts of sex and disability discrimination […]

by Alison Levitt· · 0 comments · News
Spread the wealth: we need women on our bills

Spread the wealth: we need women on our bills

In the first episode of the critically-acclaimed series The Wire, a trio of drug dealers discover that they’ve been given counterfeit money—more accurately, a piece of paper stained with coffee and bearing a hastily drawn portrait of Alexander Hamilton. The leader, D’Angelo becomes irate. “This look like money? Money be green! Money feel like money!” Another dealer defends, “It’s got […]