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Seeing the beauty in “Cyrano de Bergerac”

Seeing the beauty in “Cyrano de Bergerac”

Cyrano takes the stage for its second weekend of showsBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Contributor Amid smoke, swords and gunfire, “Cyrano de Bergerac,” a tale of love and beauty, is told under the whitewashed arches of Paris in 1640. The comedic tragedy of “Cyrano de Bergerac,” written by Edmond Rostand and […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
White Christmas comes early this year

White Christmas comes early this year

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre’s winter season showBy Hannah Stumpf | Echo On Nov. 4, the Fort Wayne Civic Theatre (FWCT) opened its running of Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas.” This is an exciting season for the theater. Not only is this the 90th anniversary season, but patrons are encouraged to bring nonperishable […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The music of millennials

The music of millennials

A sneak preview of three MyGen actsBy Becca Eis | Echo TSO’s Student Activities Council will put on their annual MyGen talent show tomorrow at 8:15 p.m. in Rediger Auditorium. One of Taylor’s many traditions, MyGen allows students across campus to showcase their musical talents by performing songs written since […]

by · November 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Farewell to fall

Farewell to fall

Students capture the last glimpses of autumnal glory An interpretive poem By sophomore Benjamin Jackson Leaves are falling we are falling in love, fall is here friends are near just like deer, follow me through the woods.     When Skies are Grey: A Collection of Haikus for Seasonal Depression […]

by · November 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Mastering film together

Mastering film together

Kathy Bruner and John Bruner receive their master’s in filmmaking    By Abigail Roberts | Echo It is not often that a husband and wife have the opportunity to teach together in the same institution, let alone the same department. It is even rarer for both husband and wife to pursue […]

by · November 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
In their shoes

In their shoes

Where cultural understanding meets filmmakingBy Rylie Harrison | Echo From small-town Massachusetts to Ghana and Zimbabwe, James Ault gives a glimpse into Christian life and culture around the world through his films. Documentaries such as “African Christianity Rising” and “Born Again” shine light on the lives of groups which the majority […]

by · November 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The Haines Brothers Band performs

The Haines Brothers Band performs

Growing up around the guitar By Abigail Roberts | Echo It is not often one finds the words lawyer, university president, skilled musician and band member combined in one sentence, let alone combined in one individual. Taylor University President Lowell Haines is the rare exception. Growing up as missionary kids in […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
A musical voyage

A musical voyage

Taylor Wind Ensemble sure to be out of this world  By Abigail Roberts | Echo This Wednesday, the 45-member Taylor University Wind Ensemble will fill the Rediger Auditorium with a whimsical mix of celebratory and cross-cultural music. Their underlying theme is based on the hymn “This is My Father’s World,” with […]

by · October 27, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Welcome back, Marion Philharmonic

Welcome back, Marion Philharmonic

A sneak peek into the showBy Rylie Harrison | Echo The Marion Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) returns to Taylor to kick off its newest concert series, entitled “Musical Postcards.” This time, a few friends will also be performing with the ensemble. The MPO promises a wide variety of musical styles in this […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Heartland is for film lovers

Heartland is for film lovers

Indianapolis’ Heartland Film Festival runs from Oct. 12 – 22By Andrew Hoff | Echo “My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die,” quoted Rob Reiner to a huddled group of smiling journalists, who let out a collective “aha” and then scribbled in their reporters’ notebooks. It was […]

by · October 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment