arts

‘Resonant Spaces’ combines sound art with familiar settings

October 12, 2017 9:08am

The first exhibition of its kind for the Hood Museum of Art, “Resonant Spaces: Sound Art at Dartmouth” introduces sound art from around the world to Hanover and the College.. Running from September to December, the exhibition is comprised of presentations and showcases that invite listening and learning.


arts

Northern Stage puts on "A Doll's House" starring alumni

October 10, 2017 9:25am

On Wednesday, Sept. 20, Northern Stage premiered its production of “A Doll’s House.” Written by Henrik Ibsen in 1879, the play follows the unraveling of a seemingly perfect marriage and is considered by many a staple piece of feminist literature despite its author’s stated ambivalance to the cause.


film review

‘Blade Runner 2049’ continues saga’s exploration of humanity

October 10, 2017 10:30am

To be clear from the outset, the original “Blade Runner” is far from perfect. It is a flawed masterpiece, as influential as it is imperfect. And that’s probably why I love it. It is a slow, poetic and evocative film that never asked for or needed a sequel. But here we are 35 years later and “Blade Runner 2049” actually exists. Is it as good as the first film?


Student Spotlight: director, performer Virginia Ogden ’18

September 28, 2017 12:13am

As director of last spring’s student production “What Every Girl Should Know,” president of the all-female a cappella group the Subtleties and actress in “In The Next Room,” “Urinetown” and this fall’s “Cabaret,” performer and playwright Virginia Ogden ’18 has completely immersed herself in the arts at Dartmouth.


Monica White Ndounou joins theater department faculty

October 2, 2017 11:48am

A new name has been posted on the office doors of Shakespeare Alley, welcoming Monica White Ndounou, who joined the Dartmouth faculty as an associate professor of theater earlier this year. The theater department now has nine faculty members, not including adjunct faculty.


The Dodecaphonics’ new EP features new and ‘iconic’ pieces

September 25, 2017 10:00pm

In August, coed a cappella group the Dodecaphonics released their new EP entitled “DDX.” “DDX” is the latest in a long line of albums released by the group since the early 1990s. The Dodecaphonics, founded in 1984, is Dartmouth’s oldest coed a cappella group, according to the group’s website.