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Last call for fun before classes begin

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

August 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Aug. 25   What: Greek Festival (Aug. 24-27) Where: STS Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Mayfield Time: 4-9 p.m. Notes: Free park and ride shuttle service from Severance Center, authentic Greek cuisine, live music, performances, flea market and more. Visit their website for...

CWRU watches solar eclipse during First-Year Orientation

CWRU watches solar eclipse during First-Year Orientation

Kushagra Gupta, Director of Print

August 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Top Stories

A crowd of students and families gathered at Kelvin Smith Library earlier this week, but this was no book fair. It was time to gaze up at the sky, safely, because an eclipse was happening right in time for First-Year Orientation. Case Western Reserve University’s Astronomy Department took the opportuni...

Check out the outdoor market or indoor library conference this weekend

Sarah Parr, Social Media Editor

July 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, July 28   What: Night Market Cleveland Where: Rockwell Ave & E 21st St, Cleveland Time: 5-11 p.m. Notes: Free admission; Sharing Asian culture with food and retail vendors, bands and performances and more.   What: Cleveland Inkubator Week (July 24-July 29): Open Mi...

What to do this weekend Apr 28 – 30

Smruthi Maganti, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 28 Macbeth: 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. This will be a modern take on the Shakespearean classic. This production will be set in the modern day world and deal with US federal politics but retain Shakespeare’s genius language. All Players' Theatre Group shows are free, w...

What to do this weekend Apr 21 – 23

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 21, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 21 UPBeach Bangerz: 7 - 10 p.m. at The Spot. Games like limbo and ring toss with prizes, and if you want a more relaxed vibe, enjoy Tropical Smoothie and cheesecake while kicking back with friends. Home: A Spring Chorus Concert: 7:30 - 9 p.m. at Church of the Covenant. Free admiss...

What to do this weekend April 14 – 16

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 14 Jolly Scholar 3rd Annual Spelling Bee: 10 p.m. - 2 a.m. at Jolly Scholar. 10 p.m. - 12 a.m.: Opening ceremonies begin (all drinks $1 off for the two hours). 12 a.m. - 1 a.m.: The Spelling Bee. You will be asked to spell names of candy bars, fancy brewery names, Facebook friends’ na...

Spring at the Cleveland Orchestra

Isabel Torres-Padin, Staff reporter

April 14, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

I had the chance to speak with The Cleveland Orchestra’s Director of Public Relations Justin Holden and Media Relations Manager Rebecca Calkin about the upcoming happenings in the Orchestra. This season also marks the last season for Associate Conductor and Youth Orchestra Music Director, Brett Mitchell,...

What to do this weekend Apr 7 – 9

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, April 7 The Lone Mic: 6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. at The Cleveland Institute of Art Second Floor Atrium. CIA will open its doors for an open mic night to all students from Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Music. Free for all and refreshments will be provided. TASA 3rd ...

A Week of Food, Health and Education

Isabel Torres-Padin, Staff Reporter

April 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Food, Local Events

Food Week is bringing together Case Western Reserve University’s food-centric clubs for the second year in a row, in a collaborative effort between Kids Against Hunger, Slow Food, Food Recovery Network, Student Sustainability Council, the Office of Sustainability, Labre and Greek Life. Furthermore, fu...

What to do this weekend March 31 – April 2

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 31, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Legally Blonde: The Musical: Showtimes are Friday, March 31 at 8 p.m. (House opens at 7:30pm), Saturday, April 1 at 8 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. (House opens at 7:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.) at Carlton Commons. The Case Western Reserve University Footlighters' Spring Musical: Legally Blonde, directed by Beth Magid ...

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