Arts & Entertainment

August 11, 2014, 8:58 PM

Bacchanal announced that a planned concert for Sept. 14 had been cancelled, which will cost $55,000.

Top Stories

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Aug 4, 2014, 11:49 AM
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Hoping to replicate the success of the business' East Village location, the Halal Guys have set their sights on the Upper West Side.

Aug 4, 2014, 1:07 PM
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A review of the Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park production of “King Lear,” starring John Lithgow

Jul 28, 2014, 12:06 PM
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Director Anton Corbijn talks about his latest film, “A Most Wanted Man,” which is the last film actor Philip Seymour Hoffman finished before his death.

Jul 22, 2014, 10:35 PM
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The closing is likely due to an ungraded health inspection that cited the restaurant for 63 violation points.

Weekend

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May 2, 2014, 6:34 AM

In the final Weekend of the semester, Sally Gao talks to the people behind the summer film festival with the best views, Ryan Veling helps you explore Coney Island, Alexandra Villarreal writes about the Tony-nominated “The Cripple of Inishmaan,” and Reuben Berman reviews KCST’s production of “The

Apr 25, 2014, 5:15 AM

This week, Neha Sundaram tackles James Baldwin’s legacy and how three organizations are working to remind everybody of it in honor of the author’s 90th birthday, Chris Browner reviews an opera featuring Joyce DiDonato, and Zoë Miller shares her thoughts on “Cabaret.”

Apr 18, 2014, 6:11 AM

In this week’s issue, Alexandra Villarreal takes a look at one of the most diverse dance companies in the city, Neha Sundaram breaks down the best summer albums to look forward to, and Chancellor Agard reviews the FX adaptation of “Fargo.”

Apr 11, 2014, 6:23 AM

In this week’s issue, Katie McMahon writes about the new epic-length production of “The Mysteries” and Neha Sundaram writes about a new exhibit at the Met. Also, Chris Browner tackles Puccini’s well-loved but lackluster Met production of “Madama Butterfly.” 

Art

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Apr 25, 2014, 3:44 AM

Francisco de Goya’s series of portraits of the Altamira family will be at the Met through August.

Apr 22, 2014, 2:31 AM

Three graduate students will be bringing together three interconnected exhibits about how people represent themselves in different contexts.

Apr 11, 2014, 6:02 AM

A new exhibit at the Met traces the politics and religion of 5th to 8th century Southeast Asia, through a wide array of historical artifacts and sculpture.

Mar 27, 2014, 3:01 AM

CU Artist Society provides student artists with materials and models at the annual Draw-a-Thon.

Books

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May 5, 2014, 4:04 AM
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The launch of 4x4's first issue last Sunday marked both the initial successes of the creative writing magazine, and the graduation of its founding editors.

May 5, 2014, 4:13 AM

Emilia Alvarez talks to Bob Colacello, SoA ’71, on the rerelease of “Holy Terror,” his 1990 book exploring the life and art of Andy Warhol.

May 1, 2014, 3:35 AM
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Professor Thomas Roma and his son Giancarlo, CC '13, fuse photography and literature in "The Waters of Our Time."

Apr 25, 2014, 4:39 AM
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A year of celebrations will honor James Baldwin’s work and legacy with readings, performances, panels, and a street renaming.

Columns

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May 2, 2014, 6:15 AM
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Emily Neil considers the importance of the arts in child development.

May 2, 2014, 5:44 AM

David Ecker reflects on Billy Joel’s staying power and Madison Square Garden gig.

Apr 25, 2014, 1:56 AM

Jenny Singer rounds up the best ways to experience the thrill of a Broadway musical at a fraction of the cost.

Apr 25, 2014, 1:54 AM

For Joanna Lee, competitive collegiate ballroom dancing is about more than winning.

Dance

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May 20, 2014, 5:06 PM

Dan Pahl, CC ’14, is putting his dreams of being a doctor on hold while he pursues a career in the performing arts after graduation.

May 2, 2014, 5:55 AM

French dancers and choreographers descend on the city for DANSE, which features 16 city premieres across 14 venues.

Apr 29, 2014, 2:23 AM

Columbia Ballet Collaborative brings together amateur and professional choreographers in a series of original pieces.

Apr 29, 2014, 2:17 AM
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The dance icon will be Barnard’s Guest Artist starting next fall.

Film

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Jul 28, 2014, 12:06 PM
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Director Anton Corbijn talks about his latest film, “A Most Wanted Man,” which is the last film actor Philip Seymour Hoffman finished before his death.

May 10, 2014, 2:14 PM

The new comedy “Neighbors” delivers laughs and a surprising amount of heart.

May 2, 2014, 5:51 AM

Rooftop Film Festival works to create community while showing independent films with a killer backdrop.

May 1, 2014, 3:32 AM

William Maxfield and Jordan Kalms, both CC ’14 are sending out their 25-minute film for festival consideration.

Miscellaneous

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Aug 11, 2014, 8:58 PM
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Bacchanal announced that a planned concert for Sept. 14 had been cancelled, which will cost $55,000.

Jul 22, 2014, 10:35 PM
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The closing is likely due to an ungraded health inspection that cited the restaurant for 63 violation points.

May 2, 2014, 6:03 AM

Ryan Veling breaks down the thrilling (Deno’s Wonder Wheel) and terrifying (the Cyclone) at Coney Island.

May 2, 2014, 5:59 AM

Film associate Carroll Gelderman rounds up the best cult movie soundtracks of all time—but mostly the 1970s—in this week's Best Of.

Food & Drink

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Aug 4, 2014, 11:49 AM
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Hoping to replicate the success of the business' East Village location, the Halal Guys have set their sights on the Upper West Side.

Jun 23, 2014, 7:12 PM
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The location will be similar to Heartland’s beer halls and pay tribute to a pre-Prohibition brewery.

May 11, 2014, 4:41 PM
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Over the past year, a lot has changed in the neighborhood food scene, with longtime staples leaving and new occupants taking root.

May 11, 2014, 3:28 PM

WIth The Heights closed for more than three months, it was a long, dry semester in Morningside Heights.

Music

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May 20, 2014, 5:25 PM

Before he even arrived at Columbia, Nathan Chan, CC/Juilliard ’14 and a founder of campus cello ensemble String Theory, had a résumé that would wow most music professionals.

May 11, 2014, 4:11 PM

This year, burgeoning campus musicians and longtime staples both upped their games.

May 2, 2014, 5:34 AM

Eric Wimer is enthralled by the eclectic and whimsical whirlwind that is tUnE-yArDs’ new album.

May 1, 2014, 3:32 AM
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This Sunday’s concert will be the last one for the seven flautists who are set to graduate this month.

Style

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Apr 22, 2014, 2:41 AM

Author Rebecca Tuite explores the history of fashion at the Seven Sisters.

Feb 27, 2014, 3:06 AM

Lunar Gala celebrates its 35th anniversary with “Midnight Trance,” commemorating the Year of the Horse.

Feb 7, 2014, 6:13 AM

Extravagance isn’t often associated with the 1930s, but a new Fashion Institute of Technology exhibit is showcasing the decade’s nicest duds.

Oct 25, 2013, 5:06 AM

Jean Paul Gaultier displays whimsical fashion in a new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum.

Television

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Apr 24, 2014, 3:17 AM

ABC's newest medical drama fails to provide serious substance in its portrayal of mental illness.

Apr 21, 2014, 10:03 PM

Season two of "Orphan Black" picks up with Sarah Manning and her clones in this fast-paced sci-fi drama.

Apr 18, 2014, 5:00 AM
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Despite a slow start, a new TV adaptation of "Fargo" looks promising, according to Chancellor Agard.

Apr 4, 2014, 5:10 AM

The fourth-season premiere of 'Game of Thrones' starts slow, but Chancellor Agard is convinced that table-setting will soon give way to the blood, lust, and action we've all been waiting for.

Theater

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Aug 4, 2014, 1:07 PM
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A review of the Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park production of “King Lear,” starring John Lithgow

May 20, 2014, 5:32 PM

Between writing her honors thesis on media theory and sentimentalism in American journalism, pursuing her love of performance on and off campus, and bartending at 1020, it’s been a hectic senior year for Kate Eberstadt, CC ’14.

May 20, 2014, 5:18 PM

Throughout her time at Columbia, Bintu Conteh, CC ’14, found a place in the University’s theater community—on- and offstage.

May 11, 2014, 3:07 PM

This year’s campus theater in review.