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‘Hangover II’ same story, different movie

Hanna Guerrero

May 31, 2011


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In the Hangover Part II, Bangkok is depicted as a bustling Asian city with hundreds of people, many of whom can't be trusted, seedy nightclubs, blown up bars, dingy hotels and peaceful monasteries. If you are in need of more facts on Thailand, Alan (Zach Galifianakis) will fill you in throughout the fi...

In summertime, denim shows its true colors

Angelika Labno

May 31, 2011


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Bold colors are saturating the racks in stores and even appearing in interesting articles of clothing: namely, jeans. Canary yellows, fierce corals and bright purples are electrifying the streets in a flurry of legs.A change from the usual pop of color in shoes or handbags, colored jeans are fashion-f...

Sundance in Chicago

Rafal Nowak

May 5, 2011


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This Saturday May 7 the Sundance Institute, known for their annual Sundance Film Festival, is presenting the first ever Chicago ShortsLab workshop with keynote filmmakers Jared Hess ("Napoleon Dynamite") and Aaron Schneider ("Get Low," "Two Soldiers").Among New York and Los Angeles, Chicago will host...

Lost but not forgotten: Found Footage Festival comes to Chicago’s Music Box Theatre

Tom Conroy

April 11, 2011


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Have you ever found a videotape hidden in someone's basement or attic, popped it in a VCR and been blown away by what you see.Or, have you ever come across an infomercial, a cartoon or an instructional video and just had to share its inadvertent hilarity with your friends.Two high school pals from Wiscon...

Elaboarte sets and heavy substance in ‘The Hot L Baltimore’

Eduardo Sayago

April 11, 2011


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The best thing about going to a play is going with a friend who can observe things I miss (and wish I hadn't missed since I'm playing the role of theatre critic).While I was busy jotting down notes in my journal about one particular scene in act one, my friend Colette saw for a brief second what was ...

Pretty in pink, life lessons included

Brianna Kelly

April 11, 2011


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The Theatre School's spring play, "Pinkalicious," is a "pinkerific" musical for all ages.It is about a spunky little girl who's passion for the color pink gets her into a vibrant dilemma. She learns to resist her impulses with the help of her friends and family, who also go on journeys of their own withi...

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