Arts & Entertainment

August 11, 2014, 8:58 PM

Bacchanal announced that a planned concert for Sept. 14 had been canceled, 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 24, 2014, 11:10 PM
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An overview of literary magazines and journals around College Walk.

Aug 24, 2014, 11:03 PM

It’s no secret that New York City is a major film hub, and while it’s good to get out into the city, those whose interests lie in the film world can certainly get their fix here in Morningside Heights. Here’s a list of Columbia’s clubs and organizations that offer opportunities to write, direct, or critically analyze films.

Aug 24, 2014, 10:22 PM

With the new school year comes a chance to give your wardrobe a vigorous shaking up—which, thanks to the myriad thrift and vintage shops tucked in the city’s corners, can be done on the tightest of budgets.

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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Aug 23, 2014, 7:17 PM

From learning to work with clay to developing your photography skills, check out what groups you can join to make visual arts.

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.

Books

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Aug 24, 2014, 11:10 PM
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An overview of literary magazines and journals around College Walk.

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."

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, 1:54 AM

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

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.

Dance

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Aug 24, 2014, 5:51 PM

A look at various dance groups to join if you find yourself losing yourself to dance more often than not.

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

Film

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Aug 24, 2014, 11:03 PM

It’s no secret that New York City is a major film hub, and while it’s good to get out into the city, those whose interests lie in the film world can certainly get their fix here in Morningside Heights. Here’s a list of Columbia’s clubs and organizations that offer opportunities to write, direct, or critically analyze films.

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.

Miscellaneous

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Aug 24, 2014, 8:45 PM

From student theater on College Walk to late night breakfast in Barnard Hall, Columbia has a number of annual traditions that you won't want to miss.

Aug 11, 2014, 8:58 PM
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Bacchanal announced that a planned concert for Sept. 14 had been canceled, 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.

Food & Drink

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Aug 23, 2014, 7:13 PM

With its comforting salve of carbs and booze, weekend brunch will be your go-to cure over the next four years. Here are five of the best brunch spots in the city to get you away from campus and into some tasty food.

Aug 22, 2014, 10:09 PM

One of the greatest boons of going to college in New York City is its dizzyingly varied and plentiful gastronomic landscape—and Morningside Heights is no exception.

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.

Music

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Aug 24, 2014, 10:20 PM
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Learn the names of the band you can say you knew before they got famous.

Aug 24, 2014, 5:45 PM
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A look at music groups on campus from a cappella to instrumental.

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.

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 24, 2014, 9:23 PM

Whether you’re a theater lover or an aspiring actor, here are ways to see and be part of theater on campus.

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, 5:18 PM

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

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.