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By Kimberly Cionca
Thu, Sep 25, 2014, 12:18am

Are you feeling 21 and in need of a good rum cocktail? Malcolm Flynn CC ’16, writer of A&E column "Picking Your Poison," demonstrates how to put together a classic cocktail from the Virgin Islands: the "Painkiller."

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By Kadaja Brown and Patrick Schulman
Wed, Sep 24, 2014, 2:04am

Recognize Chloe Bridges? It could be because she's in one of your classes on campus or that you've caught an episode of Pretty Little Liars, where she plays a reoccurring character. The now first-year student in the School of General Studies recently sat down with A&E writer Hannah Corrie, BC '15, to discuss her experience at Columbia so far....Read more

By Patrick Schulman
Thu, Sep 18, 2014, 2:04am

Andrea Hazday, CC ’14, noticed a long time ago that many of her friends had trouble in the kitchen. In response, she founded her own food blog, “Stoves and Bros,” which publishes cooking tips and tutorial videos for “the extraordinary gentleman, extraordinary in every way except in the kitchen.” 

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By Patrick Schulman
Mon, Sep 15, 2014, 10:29pm

For the first installment of our A&E in-office concert series, the musical duo Jack and Eliza perform two songs, "Untitled" and "Secrets."

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By Sarah Frost, Becca Guthrie, and Megan Cunnane
Tue, Sep 2, 2014, 12:05pm

For as long as her alleged rapist goes to Columbia, Emma Sulkowicz, CC ’15, intends to carry around a dorm room mattress wherever she goes.

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By Kimberly Cionca and Patrick Schulman
Sat, May 3, 2014, 1:26am

The 120th Varsity Show, which opened last night, May 2, is already receiving praise, especially concerning its set design. Check out this video to see how the set was constructed and to hear more about the tradition of the show from its producer, art director, and technical director.  

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By Kimberly Cionca and Patrick Schulman
Tue, Apr 29, 2014, 12:17am

This year, the King's Crown Shakespeare Troupe presents “The Tempest” as its spring production. As in past spring performances, the cast of “The Tempest” includes all who auditioned and will be staged at different locations around campus.

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By Xinyi Lin
Wed, Apr 23, 2014, 4:01am

Members of the “Passing Strange” creative team discuss how the original script of the show allowed for freedom and improvisation in their creation of choreography and music.

This is the final video of a four part series about the production of “Passing Strange.” Check out the first of the series to find out more about the partnership between CMTS and...Read more

By Kimberly Cionca and Patrick Schulman
Fri, Apr 18, 2014, 4:46pm

Members of Orchesis, Columbia's largest dance group, break it down for Spectator while preparing for their upcoming show. The 2014 Orchesis Spring Show, SupercalifragilisticexpialidORCHESIS, will be held in the Roone Arledge Auditorium on April 19 at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m.

Tickets can be purchased at TIC or the Columbia Arts Initiative Website.

Correction: This video identifies Ivy Vega...Read more

By Kimberly Cionca and Patrick Schulman
Thu, Apr 17, 2014, 2:38am

Columbia University Bellydance president, Caspia Schwartz, BC ’16, demonstrates some basic moves and discusses the challenging aspects of belly dance. 

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