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“Murder Ballad: a new musical”

“Murder Ballad: a new musical”

Kara Green, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

"Murder Ballad" was released on November 15, 2012 with music and lyrics by Juliana Nash. The story follows a woman named Sara. Sara dates a wild and dangerous bartender named Tom. Soon, she tires of his crazy life and leaves him for Micheal who is a NYU student who lives a more relaxed life. Sara and...

“She Loves Me” 2016 revival

“She Loves Me” 2016 revival

Kara Green, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

"She Loves Me" is a musical that first premiered on Broadway in 1963 and had a revival in 2016. It follows the story of Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash who work together and are constantly at odds. When the duo is not at work, however, they are secretly each other's pen pals. The couple falls in love...

Boy Erased: An Outcry for Acceptance

Boy Erased: An Outcry for Acceptance

Jacob Marren, Staff Writer

March 31, 2019

As a member of the LGBTQ+ community, we constantly face adversity. Constant hate and anger towards our community is never shocking. But as people, we still receive enough acceptance and love to keep us going. As people have grown to acceptance, we constantly rise above that hate. But we never knew that...

Next to Normal

Next to Normal

Macob Jarren, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

"Next to Normal" is an extremely interesting musical for its amazingly, relatable story. The struggle with mental health and the unique sound of the music expresses many common feelings that modern day people feel on a day to day basis. "Next to Normal" focuses on the story of suburban mother, Diana...

Hadestown: The Myth. The Musical

Hadestown: The Myth. The Musical

Kara Green, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019

Hadestown: The Myth. The Musical was released as a stage musical adaptation in 2016 of the stage opera which was released in 2010 and is coming to Broadway March 22nd, 2019. It was performed in New York Theatre Workshop in May 6th, 2016 and ran through the end of July. The musical follows the story of...

Hair The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical New Broadway Cast Recording

Hair The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical New Broadway Cast Recording

Jacob Marren, Staff Writer

January 13, 2019

Beginning off-broadway in October of the year 1967, "Hair" is a rock musical that is a product of the hippie counterculture and sexual revolution in the late 1960s. Several of its songs became anthems of peace during the Anti-Vietnam War Peace Movemonet. This musical originally caused massive controversy...