Arts & Entertainment

December 12, 2014, 3:57 PM

The spring 2015 Bacchanal concert will be taking place following a number of changes, the Bacchanal board announced in a press release Friday.

Top Stories

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Dec 7, 2014, 10:50 PM

Four Columbia alumnae discuss their current careers in the dance industry. 

 

Dec 9, 2014, 1:03 PM
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XMAS!9 rekindles the holiday cheer in all of us through song, dance, and murder.

Dec 7, 2014, 10:28 PM

The food at Vietnamese restaurant Sugarcane is a mixed bag, with mediocre entrees but a remarkably delicious appetizer.

Dec 5, 2014, 3:09 AM

This year’s Latenite explores a wide array of topics in the annual anthology.

Weekend

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Dec 4, 2014, 7:04 AM

For the final Weekend of the semester, Nicholas Cho takes a trip to Williamsburg to examine the life, death, and rebirth of its DIY Music scene, and we talk to Chris Rock about “Top Five,” among other stories.

Nov 20, 2014, 7:16 AM

This weekend, Annie Leibovitz, Ryan Hemsworth, and Iranian vampires all make appearances in New York City venues.

Nov 13, 2014, 6:42 AM

This issue has everything: “Moby-Dick,” “Foxcatcher,” Best of: Long novels, and an interview with the creators of “High Maintenance.”

Nov 6, 2014, 6:13 AM

Read about the Other Israel Film Festival, what Eddie Redmayne has to say about “The Theory of Everything,” how good Run the Jewels’ new album is, and much more in this issue of Weekend.

Art

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Dec 5, 2014, 2:13 AM

“Power Collage” uses art as a means by which to examine social movements.

 
Dec 4, 2014, 2:25 AM

TASCHEN is putting out its third “Package Design Book,” featuring interesting artworks that have won worldwide prizes.

Nov 21, 2014, 2:14 AM

"OUTLET," which opens at Postcrypt Art Gallery on Friday, looks at the ways in which art has adapted to the digital age.

 
Nov 20, 2014, 3:31 AM

With her portraits of pregnant woman, Annie Leibovitz has explored the idea of natural fullness more than once. But she abandons this motif in her new photo exhibition at the New-York Historical Society.

Books

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Nov 25, 2014, 2:13 AM
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Adhemar Ahmad, who sells books and plays chess at 112th Street and Broadway, celebrated the release of his first book, “Hannibal Barca,” on Monday.

Nov 17, 2014, 1:07 AM
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Jasmine Dreame Wagner, CC ’00, talks about her new book of poetry and making it in a field that’s increasingly hard to break into. 

Nov 13, 2014, 5:17 AM
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Moby-Dick Marathon NYC brings “Moby-Dick” and Herman Melville back to where each got its start.

Nov 4, 2014, 11:22 PM
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Three Barnard professors will read selections from their latest fiction projects, some unpublished, on Nov. 6 to help celebrate Barnard’s 125th anniversary.

Columns

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Dec 4, 2014, 2:28 AM

William Steakin argues for the value of podcasts.

Dec 4, 2014, 2:30 AM

Malcolm Flynn brings you holiday cheer this season with boozy hot chocolate recipes.

Nov 20, 2014, 5:56 AM

Alex Daniels discusses the downfalls of sequels in regards to "Dumb and Dumber."

Nov 13, 2014, 6:02 AM

Why the Old Fashioned might be the classiest, best drink you never order.

Dance

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Dec 7, 2014, 10:50 PM

Four Columbia alumnae discuss their current careers in the dance industry. 

 

Dec 3, 2014, 12:36 AM

This Saturday, Barnard faculty member Caitlin Trainor will premiere “Faux Pas,” a modern dance production that recalls performances from Loïe Fuller to Martha Graham, at Manhattan Movement and Arts Center.

 
Nov 25, 2014, 2:13 AM

After moving the event from January to November and experiencing a large drop in fundraising, CUDM saw a small increase in the money raised this weekend compared to fall 2013.

Nov 20, 2014, 2:45 AM

Lavish to the point of excess, the Mikhailovsky Ballet’s revival of “The Flames of Paris” seeks to woo its first U.S. audience with spectacle.

Film

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Dec 4, 2014, 2:33 AM

Chris Rock explains the moviemaking process and the ideas behind his new movie, “Top Five,” which follows a stand-up comedian’s attempt to be taken seriously as an actor.

Dec 4, 2014, 2:48 AM
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Director Talya Lavie’s newest film is a look into the banalities of teendom and office work in the Israeli Defense Force.

Nov 20, 2014, 3:33 AM
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Alex Warrick takes an in-depth look at "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night," a vampire-Western-comic-noir hybrid opening this weekend.

Nov 14, 2014, 2:48 AM
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“Love Hunter” explores the experience of real-life ex-rock musician Milan Mumin as he drives a New York City cab.

Miscellaneous

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Dec 12, 2014, 3:57 PM
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The spring 2015 Bacchanal concert will be taking place following a number of changes, the Bacchanal board announced in a press release Friday.

Nov 20, 2014, 6:24 AM

A roundup of weird and wacky magazine covers in honor of Kim Kardashian’s Paper Mag cover.

Nov 20, 2014, 6:37 AM
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The Bacchanal executive board listened to student concerned and discussed new policies they’ll implement at the concert on April 4.

Nov 13, 2014, 5:15 AM
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Considering that many of us don’t make time to do the required reading for our English classes, it’s understandable that the idea of reading for pleasure feels foreign. Reading a book over 300 pages sounds daunting and out of the question.

Food & Drink

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Dec 7, 2014, 10:28 PM

The food at Vietnamese restaurant Sugarcane is a mixed bag, with mediocre entrees but a remarkably delicious appetizer.

Dec 1, 2014, 10:45 PM
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Though still struggling to find its footing as a recently opened business, Crafted promises classic deli cuisine for affordable prices.

Nov 25, 2014, 12:18 AM
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The new cafe on 97th and Broadway offers patrons rich coffees and pastries in a relaxed enviorment. 

Nov 20, 2014, 1:01 AM
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TriBeCa's Little Park features tapas-style food.

Music

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Dec 5, 2014, 2:08 AM
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The CU Gospel Choir, after experiencing expansive growth over the last few years, will perform its largest concert ever on Saturday, Dec. 6.

Dec 4, 2014, 5:59 AM

While “Nail in the Coffin” hopes to provide a fun, last experience at Glasslands before it shuts down due to VICE Media’s takeover of the space, new music venues are hoping to fill the void.

Dec 4, 2014, 2:13 AM

Chris Wood of Medeski Scofield Martin & Wood talks about the group’s new album, “Juice,” ahead of their show at Terminal 5.

Dec 4, 2014, 2:53 AM

Wu-Tang Clan’s new album “A Better Tomorrow” continues to push the limits of rap with its unique sound and clever lyricism.

Style

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Oct 30, 2014, 12:42 AM

A lecture and workshop at the Morbid Anatomy Museum is looking to revive a long-dead (but still preserved) trend.

Oct 17, 2014, 1:39 AM

Alpha Chi Omega's first annual Runway Warriors fashion show premiers in Lerner Party Space this Saturday.

Oct 16, 2014, 5:18 AM

The Italian jeweler looks back on its creator’s legacy.

Sep 29, 2014, 10:42 PM
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Carlos Huber, GSAPP ’08, on working with J. Crew and what a Columbia-themed perfume might smell like. 

Television

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Oct 16, 2014, 4:29 AM

The annual New York Television Festival provides independent creators with a chance to produce meaningful content that candidly examines life in the 21st century.

Oct 2, 2014, 6:00 AM

At the center of Fox’s “Gracepoint,” are two detectives working to solve the death of a young boy. 

Sep 24, 2014, 1:57 AM
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The “Pretty Little Liars” and “Camp Rock” actor talks to Spectator about acting, and being new to campus life.

 
Sep 23, 2014, 1:22 AM
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Treasures of New York examines Columbia's past and present in a documentary produced by Amanda Kinsey, BC ’00, Business ’12. 

Theater

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Dec 9, 2014, 1:03 PM
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XMAS!9 rekindles the holiday cheer in all of us through song, dance, and murder.

Dec 5, 2014, 3:09 AM

This year’s Latenite explores a wide array of topics in the annual anthology.

Dec 4, 2014, 3:12 AM

The Metropolitan Opera offers an exuberant revival of Wagner’s comic masterpiece “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” in a picturesque production by Otto Schenk.

Dec 2, 2014, 12:10 AM
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Merrily We Roll Along” explores the complexities of pursuing one’s goals, and how age and experience influence those goals.