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April showers

04/22/15 10:35pm | By GRACE TRIMPER

Rock musical Spring Awakening comes to UB's Center for the Arts

04/21/15 10:59pm | By REBECCA VINCENT

The UB Department of Theatre and Dance will host the controversial Broadway hit Spring Awakening for its spring show. While other college casts may try to work around or censor parts of the performance, UB’s audience will be shaking their heads along to unedited versions of the show’s most popular songs like “Totally F*cked” and “The B*tch of Living.”


The Grapevine

The grapevine

04/21/15 8:41pm | By BRIAN WINDSCHITL

Buffalo continues to prove why it is one of the most underrated music cities in the United States. This week, indie rock legend Neutral Milk Hotel will be gracing the city with its presence, along with ’70s legend Paul Anka and ’00s throwback The All-American Rejects. No matter your musical preferences, there is no excuse to not make it out to one of these shows because there is truly something for everyone.


UB Con 2015 takes over the Student Union

A magic weekend at UBCon

04/19/15 2:51pm | By TORI ROSEMAN

UBCon, ran Friday through Sunday. People from all over the area came dressed as their favorite characters and participated in a variety of activities, including Magic: The Gathering card tournaments and meet and greets with popular comic artists.


Under the Electric Sky: UB hosts Bingo Players, 3LAU and DNNYD

04/18/15 12:51pm

Alumni Arena, which holds roughly 6,000 people, was packed Friday night for Electric Tundra, UB’s first Electronic Dance Music festival. The festival featured DNNYD, 3LAU and main attraction Bingo Players. Electric Tundra, a Student Association event, was the first of two SA concerts this semester, the second being the SA’s annual Spring Fest concert.


The Woman in Gold stays golden

04/14/15 6:20pm | By REUBEN WOLF

From the trailer, The Woman in Gold might seem as predictable and repetitive as any other movie in theaters. But this movie is a lesson as to why we sit through films instead of just judging them on a two-minute snippet: the characters come to life on screen in a way that flips whatever pre-conceived notions the trailer may have instilled in the viewer.


Rioult Dance: A 20-year legacy

04/12/15 4:40pm | By KENNETH KASHIF THOMAS

Dancing can be a grueling art form – members of Pascal Rioult’s company practice for eight hours a day – three-hour classes and then another two to six hours in the studio for rehearsal.

The work of Pascal Rioult and his company, RIOULT Dance NY, made its way to the Center for the Arts Mainstage Theatre on Saturday night.