Arts & Life

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Southern Gentlemen wow crowd in final spring performance

April 28, 2016 at 11:30 am 0 comments

The members of Southern Gentlemen, SMU’s oldest A Capella group, put on a noteworthy performance in Meadows’ Lobby Tuesday evening. In khaki pants and dapper blazers, 13 of the gentlemen gathered in front of the Bob Hope Theatre to show off their vocal abilities to an eager crowd.

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The Meadows Chorale will perform as part of the final choral concert of the semester on Thursday, April 28. Photo credit: SMU News Archives

Final Meadows choral concert of the year to be ‘heavenly’

April 28, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

The Meadows Chorale, Meadows Concert Choir and Diva Dolce, alongside the Flower Mound High School Choir, will perform the “Heavenly Images” concert Thursday, April 28.

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Late-night snack: a look into an overnight shift at Whataburger

April 28, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Most people know Whataburger stays open late, but not all Whataburgers keep the lobby open overnight. However, this restaurant, located at the corner of Buckner and I-30 in southeast Dallas, does.

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3 tips for finals week (you’ll thank us later)

April 27, 2016 at 8:30 am 0 comments

Finals week is almost upon on us and stress levels at are at an all-time high. All-nighters and coffee runs are the norm for most college students during this time. However, this adds more stress to the already stressful week ahead. Here are some tips to keep it together during finals.

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Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele discuss their first full-length film “Keanu”

Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele discuss their first full-length film “Keanu”

April 26, 2016 at 11:27 am 0 comments

Actor Keegan-Michael Key and writer Jordan Peele sat down Sunday to talk about their new film, “Keanu,” an action-comedy to be released April 29. The film tells the story of friends that hatch a plot to retrieve a kitten by posing as drug dealers for a street gang. The duo […]

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The Turnpike Troubadours performing at the Rustic. Photo credit: Katie Butler

Turnpike Troubadours rock the Rustic

April 26, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

As a part of their 2016 tour, the Turnpike Troubadours, an American Red Dirt Group from Oklahoma, visited the Rustic April 21.

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A cheat sheet from Joy Weaver’s ‘Etiquette Evening’

A cheat sheet from Joy Weaver’s ‘Etiquette Evening’

April 24, 2016 at 9:41 pm 0 comments

“Life is like a fine dance. What if we can all dance together without dancing on someone else’s toes?” Joy Weaver said in her “Etiquette Evening“ lecture hosted by Student Foundation April 21.

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Exit Sixteen: Senior Dance Concert

April 22, 2016 at 10:42 pm 0 comments

“The show is going to be Brown Bag on steroids,” Hannah Hess, a senior dance major, said in an interview in late February. From smashed fruit to Chicago-style jazz, the show resembled just that. Exit Sixteen, the senior dance concert, was held in the Bob Hope Theatre in Meadows School […]

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Theatre repertory, Senior Showcase, concerts make for a big weekend at Meadows

April 22, 2016 at 12:12 pm 0 comments

With the semester quickly coming to a close, students of the Meadows School of the Arts have lots of work to show. The school’s events calendar is packed full of performances from the theatre, dance, and music divisions this weekend, giving patrons the chance to sample a little bit of […]

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Country band aims high with Billy Bob’s appearance

Country band aims high with Billy Bob’s appearance

April 22, 2016 at 9:30 am 0 comments

Country band Shane Smith and the Saints are blazing their way across the country on their current tour.

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