The Weekender

Cirque du Soleil amazes Hampton Roads

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Shanisha Branch Staff Writer Dazzling, eye-popping, jaw-dropping and just plain fun is what describes Cirque du Soleil’s “Quidam.” This worldwide traveling circus came to Hampton Roads at Old Dominion University’s Ted Constant Convocation Center. The event showed for four days, usually with two show times. From a headless stranger with a blue bowler hat to Read More

Delta Rae Collaborates With Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac on “If I Loved You”

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Premiere Official Video for On RollingStone.com Delta Rae recently had the opportunity to collaborate with one of their heroes. They teamed up with Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac, their all-time favorite band, who played guitar on the re-recorded version of their new single, “If I Loved You.” Pretty sweet. The band released the new video Read More

The sounds of spring: As the new season arrives, fresh music follows suit.

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Kadija Corinaldi Staff Writer “Drake! I think it’s called ‘Nothing Was the Same,’ ” said sophomore Brandon McLain when asked what upcoming album he was looking forward to the most. Though Drake seems to be the most popular, there are many other hip hop and rap albums coming out in the next couple of months. Read More

Artist spotlight: Ashley Hill

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Tim Pepper Arts & Entertainment Editor Junior Ashley Hill has always loved art. Her parents were always supportive of her creativity and she often remembers her mother having craft projects for her to do on rainy days. As a child she would receive art books from her aunt and uncle every Christmas, each specializing in Read More

‘Apps’ with friends

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Shanisha branch Staff Writer Phone applications exploding in popularity on campus. Have you found yourself using downloaded applications or “apps” more than you actually use your phone for its original purposes? You are not alone. Phones and the apps available for download have flourished into a plethora of entertainment uses. Apps like Instagram and Ruzzle Read More

Game of the year?

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Andrew Mullen Arts & Entertainment Editor BioShock finally hitting shelves and exciting gamers on March 26. One of the most anticipated games of the spring season, “BioShock Infinite,” is set to release on March 26, and has the gaming world waiting with bated breath for what is bound to be one of the most well-received Read More

Marlin artist spotlight

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Maria Marinelli Staff Writer Shawn Riley takes his woodturning abilities to amazing heights with each piece. At 52, Shawn Riley neither looks like a “typical” Virginia Wesleyan student, nor the stereotype of an “artist.” An unassuming man with a kind face, Riley possesses a quiet confidence that is unlike the brash boldness that many college Read More

Enhancements come to Chrysler

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Shanisha Branch Staff Writer The Chrysler Museum is in the process of receiving a face-lift, bolstering exhibits and overall style. Breath-taking glass fixtures, vintage collections of European and American paintings and a classified selection of sculptures can be found in the Chrysler Museum of Art. But what’s new at Chrysler? With a new renovation plan Read More

PlayStation 4 unveiled

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Andrew Mullen Arts & Entertainment Editor The PlayStation 4 has finally been unveiled. For what has seemed like millennia, rumors and speculation about this mythical gaming system have been flouncing around the abscesses of the Internet. After faked patents, high-reaching rumors and photoshopped images, Sony has finally given the world a sneak peek at what Read More

Fantastical classics adapted for cinema

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Kelly Marvel Staff Writer The familiar stories of “Jack the Giant Slayer” and “Oz the Great and Powerful” hit theaters tomorrow. The fantasy-adventure film genre comes in full force this March with “Jack the Giant Slayer” recently arriving to theaters and “Oz the Great and Powerful” coming out tomorrow, March 8. Both films take new Read More