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2020 Oscar Predictions

2020 Oscar Predictions

February 9, 2020

The nominations for the 92nd annual Oscars on February 9th that will be held at the Dolby theater in Los angeles california were released on January 13th 2020.   Be...

Students create unique art using unusual mediums

Students create unique art using unusual mediums

January 29, 2020

Thrift and second-hand stores around Atlanta have long been providing students with unique, one of a kind items. But students have found more ways to make their closet their own-...

Legally Blonde production wows parents and students

Legally Blonde production wows parents and students

January 29, 2020

Unrestrained laughter. A booming applause. Smiling faces. Grady’s production of Legally Blonde elicited all of these responses and more.  “I thought the play was the best one I’v...

‘Queen & Slim’ artfully tells inspirational, raw story highlighting police brutality and a biased justice system

‘Queen & Slim’ artfully tells inspirational, raw story highlighting police brutality and a biased justice system

January 14, 2020

“Queen & Slim” is an artful and enticing story adapted from the real-life threats faced by African-Americans posed by the American justice system, particularly violent...

Kanye West’s new album sparks controversy

Kanye West’s new album sparks controversy

November 21, 2019

After failing to release his album on September 27th, Kanye West’s album came out a month later on October 25th.  Titled Jesus is King, the album features gospel music intertwine...

Elton John’s “Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour”, Leaves Many Wanting More

November 20, 2019

The stage goes dark.  All that can be heard is the sound of a Yamaha Disklavier piano.    Music fills the State Farm Arena and the song is easily recognized.  Cheering begins t...

‘Joker’ captivates audiences with refreshing perspective

‘Joker’ captivates audiences with refreshing perspective

November 6, 2019

“Joker” directed by Todd Phillips, has smashed the previous box office record for highest-grossing R-rated movie, surpassing Deadpool 2’s $785.5 million. Having raked in...

“Pose” is a ferocious ballroom blast

“Pose” is a ferocious ballroom blast

October 7, 2019

Pose is a FX drama set in the 80's New York that tells us the vigilance and  resilience of the LGBTQ community and enacts a story filled with emotion and glamorous presentations ...

“Queer Eye,” more than a makeover

“Queer Eye,” more than a makeover

August 29, 2019

Queer Eye stars “The Fab Five” who help everyday heroes and heroines completely makeover their lives. Through design and fashion expertise, the Fab Five form relationships...

“Barry” in the production of season three

“Barry” in the production of season three

August 28, 2019

In April of 2018, HBO released a new crime series, “Barry,” starring Bill Hader as Barry. Like most crime shows, “Barry” features dark characters and maintains a constant, naggi...

Euphoria changes the way teens view media

Euphoria changes the way teens view media

August 28, 2019

The HBO original Euphoria will change everything you know about teen representation in media. Released June 16th of this year, the show covers lots of relevant topics, including ...

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story Does the Renowned Designer Justice

Maeve Malaney-Lau

March 6, 2019

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story is set in July of 1997 in Miami. From the start, we see a stark contrast of two different worlds. While world renowned Italian designer and fashion icon Gianni Versace, played by Edgar Ramirez, is lounging in his Italian style beachfront villa, Andrew Cunanan, played by Darren Criss, stumbles through the city, high on drugs, with a gun in his ...

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