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Senior Jessica Schulte, who plays Dolly Gallagher Levi, and senior Austin Linder, who plays Ambrose Kemper, perform during Wednesday’s dress rehearsal before the power outage. (Photograph by Hannah Bolds)

“The Matchmaker”

The theatre’s final performance for the school year By Matt DeLong | Faculty Contributor  Editor’s note: Due to the power outage yesterday, the reviewer was only able to view half the show, but he had access to the entire script. For students hurtling toward finals week, the aphorism “time is […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Mike “Woody” Statler enjoys hearing the stories of the customers who walk into Jack’s Camera Shop. (Photograph by Natalie Nohr)

Midwest meets Woodstock

A photographer pursues his passion at Muncie’s Jack’s Camera ShopBy Natalie Nohr | Contributor  There is a camera shop on the corner of North Jefferson and Main Street in downtown Muncie. In a back room there is a man with teal goggles sitting at a table lit by a single lamp. […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Student admired the work in the 2016 All Student Art Show. (Provided by Kim Hapner)

All Student Art Show

Artists from across campus display their workBy Grace Hooley | Echo Photography. Design. Illustration. 2D and 3D art. The categories for the All Student Art Show beginning today may seem like chapter headings in an art textbook. Students on Taylor’s campus will offer up their work to be judged prior […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Disney released the recent “Beauty and the Beast” remake on March 17, 2017. (Photograph provided by unsplash.com)

Disney remakes

One student’s opinion about the recent “Beauty and the Beast” By Patrick Linehan | Contributor Does a “Tale as Old as Time” need to be remade? I suppose in order for it to be “Tale as Old as Time,” it would have to be eventually. “Beauty and the Beast,” starring Emma […]

by · April 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Composing shots with different angles will make photos interesting and unique. (Photography by Halie Owens)

Oh, snap!

Three tips to improve your smartphone photosBy Becca Robb | Echo Compose your shot. Try a different angle. Everyone’s seen photos of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. What can make yours unique? If you find an angle that highlights an unusual feature of your subject, your photo will seriously stand out. Get […]

by · April 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Jack Morris eats breakfast with his girlfriend, Lauren, in Kenya, one of many stops during his world travels. (Photograph provided by Jack Morris)

Inspiration on Instagram

Taylor artists and photographers share their favorite creatives on InstagramBy Alex Burt & Kaitlyn Weaver | Contributors Artists often find inspiration from other creatives they discover and admire. Senior marketing major and photography minor Alex Burt and senior art education major Kaitlyn Weaver share their favorite artists and photographers they follow on […]

by · April 21, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
This photo will be used as inspiration for participants to craft “on-the-spot” poems during tonight’s workshop. (Photograph by Georgia Goy and provided by LaRea Slater)

Seventh annual Upland art festival

A celebration of the arts and poetryBy Chrysa Keenon | The Echo Tradition is alive and growing in the Upland community. The Barton Rees Pogue Poetry and Arts Festival will occur today and tomorrow, running for it’s seventh year. The theme is “All Aboard, Upland, Celebrating 150 Years.” Participants are encouraged […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Are you salivating for something a little out of the ordinary? Try a bite at the Global Market. (Graphic by Becca Eis)

Global Market recipes

Check out this recipes and try a bite at the Global Market.Shrimp Ecuadorian Ceviche Ceviche is a popular seafood dish typically made with raw fish cured in citrus juice and spiced. Start to finish: 30 minutes Recipe provided by Carolina Ortiz and Ruben Bedon Ingredients 2 red onions, sliced thinly 2 […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Paul’s Picks

Paul’s Picks

Jay Som — “Everybody Works”By Paul Jacobson | Contributor  As I inch closer and closer to graduating and entering the real world, I’ve been experiencing the existential dread and angst that all early twenty-somethings go through at this point in their lives. Meilna Duterte, who writes and performs under the […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Davis is currently working with his favorite decade, the ’60s, in the film “Fall of ’69.” (Photograph provided by Andrew Paul Davis)

Future in film and music

Taylor filmmaker and musician embraces liberal artsBy Laura Koenig | Echo Studying the past in Professor of History Steve Messer’s History of the U.S. Since 1877. Learning Chinese in a class with only four people. Engaging with Russian history, politics and philosophy while acting in “The Cherry Orchard.” Senior Andrew […]

by · March 31, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment