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Author gives virtual lecture at Eastern

Luis Martinez, Entertainment Editor

October 27, 2015

Jonathan Safran Foer, the author of “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” and “Everything is Illuminated,” gave a virtual lecture centered on his book “Eating Animals,” in Coleman Hall on Tuesday. Foer’s latest book is currently being made in a documentary film. The lecture was a...

Charleston Alley Theater puts on timely Dracula play

Michael Salem, the actor playing Count Dracula, gets into character in the green room.

Mackenzie Freund, City Editor

October 27, 2015

High-pitched screams filled the air while characters were being killed during the Dracula show put on by the Charleston Alley Theatre. The Charleston Alley Theatre held their closing show for their fall show, Dracula, Monday at the theatre. The show was directed by Tony Cox, treasurer of the theatre...

Drag show engages audience

Kelasia Karmikal, of Champaign, Ill., performs a routine in a self-made gown at the Diva Drag Show: Greek Gods and Goodesses on Monday in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.

T'Nerra Butler, Multicultural Editor

October 27, 2015

Posed in a white and jeweled flowing gown, Kelasia Karmikal, lip synced music while swaying down the T-shaped runway in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Walking bit by bit in a gown with a slit up the thigh, Karmikal opened her, what looked to be, a gown to reveal...

Doudna to bring in “The Thirteen” choir

Luis Martinez, Entertainment Editor

October 25, 2015

The Doudna Fine Arts Center will be featuring the members of “The Thirteen” Choir as part of their New and Emerging Artists Series. The concert will take place Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall. The title of the group’s performance on Monday is “Innovation and Brilliance: Sound-Sculptures...

Black Eyelid to perform free improv music

Mallory Kutnick, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2015

Local band Black Eyelid will perform improv music and offer an experimental music workshop at 7 p.m. Saturday in Bob’s Bookstore at 601 Monroe Ave. “The Unsound Workshop” will be the first for Black Eyelid, the two-man band of Bruce Goble and Mike Schutz, who have been experimenting with sound...

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