‘Mamma Mia!’ offers a welcomed relief from finals blues with high energy, fun show

Review Pradyot Sharma  Section Editor In the hectic weeks leading to the summer, the Department of Theatre and Dance’s rendition of “Mamma Mia!” was a welcomed relief to many.  Built around the music of ABBA, the show follows the life of Donna Sheridan and her soon-to-be-wed daughter Sophie, who in the quest to find her father, Read More

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‘Us’ : critical success or confusing, disappointing failure?

Acoryanna Wilson Contributor SPOILER ALERT: When Jordan Peele’s newest horror film, “Us,” was announced, some moviegoers expected it to live up to the expectations of his famous film “Get Out,” but were disappointed by the movie as a whole.  This seems pretty surprising as not only did this jaw-dropping film make more than $70 million in Read More

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Trop talks tips and tricks for maintaining a social life while on a budget

contributed by Linh Cao Fan Wu, a junior human resource management major from China and Ruifeng Wang, an assistant coordinator of special international initiatives, participated in the prom themed Starry Night on April 11. Tickets cost $5, and included food, dancing and games — a past example of a great local event to help keep students Read More

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Behind the scenes of Troy’s newest show ‘Mamma Mia!’

Andrea Hammack Staff Writer Biwaksha Shrestha Staff Writer With the approach of Troy’s newest musical theater production, “Mam­ma Mia!,” looming just over the horizon, it’s important not only to recognize the work that goes on onstage, but behind the scenes as well.  To an audience member, watching a production means you see only what has been Read More

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Philosophy society attempts to increase awareness of contemporary art

Abhigya Ghimire Staff Writer On Thursday, March 21, the Philosophy Society of Troy University organized an open discussion and presentation of “Close Encounters with Contemporary Art.” The presentation was led by Beverly West Leach, a lecturer of art and design, who shed light on an often-overlooked genre of art known as contemporary art. Contemporary art is Read More

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