The Black & White

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...

The Color Purple 2016 Revival

The Color Purple 2016 Revival

Jacob Marren, Staff Writer

December 24, 2018

Originally a book with a well deserved Pulitzer Prize, The Color Purple had started its novelty when it was written as a book in 1982 by Alice Walker. The year after it was published, The Color Purple won the 1983 National Book Award for Fiction Pulitzer Prize. It them went on to be adapted into a movie...

Dogfight 2012 Original Cast Recording

Dogfight 2012 Original Cast Recording

Jacob Marren, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018

Opened July 16 2012, Dogfight the Musical is an off-broadway show based of off the film of the same name debut September 13 1991. The story follows a young Marine named Eddie Birdlace (played by Derek Klena) who is set spend his last night in San Francisco with his military friends before they are deployed...

Season(ing): Sparkling lemonade

Season(ing): Sparkling lemonade

Kathryn Ikeda

July 9, 2017

Life has been handing me a bunch of metaphorical lemons lately, so I decided to literally make some lemonade. Plus, with the 90+ degree weather, this seemed like the perfect time to pick some lavender from the garden and get lemon peeling. I wanted to jazz up the traditional lemonade, so I threw...

Hurts Donut Company: creative flavors and donut masterpieces

Hurts Donut Company: creative flavors and donut masterpieces

Sophie Cordaro, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

At this point, almost everyone in the metro area has heard of or seen pictures of the donut masterpieces that derive from Hurts Donut Company. Located at 5513 Mills Civic Parkway in building #105, this is the perfect spot for a snack for those headed to Jordan Creek Mall. Hurts Donut is also open 24/7,...