Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

Dramashop’s ‘Dorian Grey’ sparks renewed interest in theater

dorian grey

My number of theater visits is much, much lower than I ever anticipated coming to college. In fact, it’s been a big, fat zero since I arrived at Gannon University. This is a shame for many reasons, primarily because we

Laughs for a cause

Hilarity for Charity

Love to laugh? Want to support a good cause? You’re in luck! Hilarity for Charity – a movement led by comedian Seth Rogen to inspire change and raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease among the millennial generation – has hit Gannon.

‘Freak’ out over ‘American Horror Story’

American Horror Story

Forget about changing leaves or Halloween. The main reason I’m excited for fall is the return of “American Horror Story.” This edgy show, a favorite among college students, returned for its fourth season on Wednesday. From what fans can gather,

Schindler’s ‘list’ opens at new Schuster Gallery

Schuster Gallery

The new Schuster Gallery in Gannon University’s Center for Communication and the Arts will join the other venues for Friday’s Gallery Night, organized by the Erie Art Museum. The opening of Erie’s newest gallery space, at 700 Peach St., is

WERG Tuesday Top 30

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Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week ending Sept. 16. WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our website‘s sidebar.   LW          TW 2              1              Milky Chance/Stolen Dance (Sadnecessary;

REVIEW: Seahaven is an unexpected hit

Seahaven

Seahaven – Reverie Lagoon: Music for Escapism Only 4.5/5 Reverie Lagoon is a record I never expected. In fact, I’m not even sure why I first listened to it. Seahaven has never played a huge role in the indie or

2013 Totem wins big

Totem

Gannon University’s literary arts publication, Totem, has once again won the 2014 National Program Directors’ Prize in the Design Category from the Association of Writers and Writing Program (AWP). This is the second time in two years Totem has received

WERG Top 30 for 4/29/14

Top 30 905WERG

Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week of Apr. 29 WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our sidebar. LW          TW 2              1              Fitz and The Tantrums/The Walker (More

Obsessed with Jim Gaffigan

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As Carrot Top once taught us, comedy often has the potential to be very, very unfunny. From the screaming, arm-flailing antics of the Dane Cooks of the world, to the spoken-word art of former musician Henry Rollins, comedians spend their

WERG Top 30 for 4/15/14

Top 30 905WERG

Gannon’s alternative rock station, 90.5 WERG, presents the top 30 songs for the week of Apr. 15 WERG can be streamed live via webcast from the link on our sidebar. LW          TW 1              1              Kongos/Come With Me Now (Lunatic; Tokoloshe