Audiences stunned to silence by ‘A Quiet Place’

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

April 17, 2018

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“No, Jim, be careful!” a concerned voice echoed as the tension mounted in the theater. Though it wasn't dorky Jim Halpert from The Office tackling noise-sensitive monsters— it was the unnamed protagonist, notably played b...

Ready Player One visually stunning, loses story in progress

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

April 17, 2018

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Steven Spielberg is responsible for directing amazing and imaginative movies from everyone’s childhood, due to his ability to make imaginative worlds come alive on the big screen. His newest movie project “Ready Player One,”...

Singing master class asks Linfield students to reinterpret their music

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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The music department hosted Daniel Helfgot for a master class, “The Singer as Interpreter,” Thursday afternoon in Delkin Recital hall. Helfgot is an opera director and coach who listened to students perform and coached...

‘Readings at the Nick’ poet creates laughter from sadness

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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Poet Anis Mojgani opened with “Come closer, come into this” on Thursday in the Austin Reading room for the final Reading at the Nick of the year. Mojgani grew up in New Orleans and currently lives in Portland. Mojgani is...

Snoop Dogg’s ‘Bible of Love’

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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Snoop Dogg’s recent 32-song gospel album “The Bible of Love” has been a hotly debated and controversial album within the hip-hop world. Many critics deem it Snoop Dogg’s entrepreneurial move into the seemingly untapped...

Spring players, play on

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

April 9, 2018

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Linfield theater is presenting Lauren Gunderson’s “Silent Sky.” Performance dates are 7:30 p.m. April 12, 13, and 14 and 19, 20, and 21, with a matinee 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15. The performance offers an interesting look...

Logic revisits hard style in new album

Emma Knudson, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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It all begins with a dialogue between Rick and Morty about what all Logic fans have all been thinking: it’s time to go back to the hard stuff. Or, as Rick puts it in the opening track, “Grandpa’s Spaceship,” “That...

‘Tomb Raider’ movie an exciting look into origins of Lara Croft

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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Lara Croft has returned to the big screen. This 2018 “Tomb Raider” reboot features actress Alicia Vikander as the famous treasure hunter Lara Croft. The last time audiences saw Croft, she was portrayed by Angelina Jolie...

Artist sculpts sexuality

Kyle Huizinga, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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St. Louis based sculptor Deb Wheeler has a display of her work in the Nils Lou Gallery. The showing is from March 14 to 28 and addresses themes of sexuality, identity, feminism and more. She is well known for using average...

Piano, trumpet perform in sync

Braelyn Swan, Staff writer

March 18, 2018

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Norwegian musicians Ingrid Eliassen and Ekaterina Isayevskya showcased their musical talent on the trumpet and piano on March 15 in Delkin Recital Hall. When she was in Norway, Professor Joan Paddock of the music department...

Kobe finds his muse in post-retirement

Gabriel Nair, Staff writer

March 16, 2018

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Kobe Bryant. He is known for many things. He is a five-time NBA champion, a two-time NBA Finals MVP, an 18-time all-star, an 11-time all-NBA fist team, and an NBA MVP just to name a few. But his basketball accolades stopped in...

Red Sparrow has interesting plot, questionable pace

Cassandra Martinez, Staff writer

March 16, 2018

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Red Sparrow is a film that released on March 2, starring actress Jennifer Lawrence and actor Joel Edgerton. The film is labeled as a a suspense drama spy thriller, with a touch of mystery added to the mix. Lawrence plays a prima...

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