Reviews

The Hunting Ground: February’s Groundbreaking Film

The Hunting Ground: February’s Groundbreaking Film

February 8, 2016 at 10:32 pm 0 comments

                  ‘Rape’ is not a bad word. It is an epidemic. Until recent times, there has been a wide radius of stigma surrounding rape culture, as members of society revert to ‘slut’ and ‘victim’-shaming. “People make statements about how rape culture isRead More

Any Given Friday: Not This Again…

November 17, 2014 at 9:12 pm 0 comments

By Kim Vance Well, isn’t this fleshing out to be an interesting season. If I do say so myself, Arizona football is on fire… High School We are now moving in to the semifinal round of Southern Arizona high school football playoffs. One Tucson team remains, the Cienega Bobcats. AfterRead More

Review: Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (To Cross the Face of the Moon)

November 17, 2014 at 8:42 pm 0 comments

By Kim Vance The Arizona Opera Company recently put on a bilingual opera entitled “Cruzar la Cara de la Luna”  which translates to “To Cross the Face of the Moon.” What made this event distinct in a world of opera that’s, let’s be frank, not to appealing to the untrainedRead More

Ivesia/Intermediate Dance Concert 2014

Ivesia/Intermediate Dance Concert 2014

April 12, 2014 at 1:31 pm 0 comments

The annual Ivesia/Intermediate Spring Dance Concert was a success. This year’s performances were especially creative and expressive. After a long quarter of hard work and countless hours of rehearsal, the dancer’s hard work paid off.   There were many different styles and genres of dances: lyrical, contemporary, jazz, and manyRead More

Neon Bubble Dash

Neon Bubble Dash

April 4, 2014 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

By Leah Tolby For many people (myself included), it takes a lot of motivation to go running, and running a 5k doesn’t exactly scream “fun.” But luckily there are a variety of runs around Tucson that put a fun twist on running a 5k. One of these is the NeonRead More

Mother Hubbard’s Cafe

Mother Hubbard’s Cafe

March 9, 2014 at 10:38 am 0 comments

  Mother Hubbard’s Cafe, located on Grant and Stone, is a delectable combination of many different indigenous comfort foods. The owner, Kelzi, infuses her Native American heritage directly into the menu. Each weekend, there is a new variety of specials. They are well-known for their many different types of waffles.Read More

Inaugural Ball 2014: The Freshman Perspective

Inaugural Ball 2014: The Freshman Perspective

February 11, 2014 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

Amy and Amanda get the freshman scoop about Inaugural. For privacy reasons, the freshmen interviewed wished to remain anonymous; we will refer to them as Mildred and Polyanna. — How did you prepare for Inaugural? Mildred: I had a bunch of my girl friends over to get ready following HOBYRead More

Lights, Camera, Razzle– Dazzle!

Lights, Camera, Razzle– Dazzle!

December 1, 2013 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

In a hilarious case of mistaken identity, the Cast of Thousands performed On the Razzle by Tom Stoppard Thursday and Friday November 21 & 22.  Grocery store owner Herr Zangler attempts to keep his niece away from her illicit lover, August Sonders, and thus sends her away to live withRead More

Die Fledermaus: An Operetta

Die Fledermaus: An Operetta

November 18, 2013 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

On Wednesday the University of Arizona Opera Theater invited students from high schools around Tucson to see the final dress rehearsal of their opera Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss, Jr.  The operetta was originally written in German, but the U of A performed an English translation. Act I The premiseRead More

Girl Rising: Coming (again!) to Theaters Near You

Girl Rising: Coming (again!) to Theaters Near You

October 14, 2013 at 10:33 pm 0 comments

Girl Rising, a phenomenal documentary that outlines the struggles and strengths of women from all ends of the earth, is back in Tucson for an exclusive screening this Sunday, November 3rd at the Crossroads Theatre. The inspiration for this documentary is in part owed to Malala Yousafzai. Malala grew upRead More