How ‘#RewindBlurredLines’ continues to evolve every year

Every spring since 2014, freshmen have attended a performance about bystander intervention called “#RewindBlurredLines,” put on by Washington University’s Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention (RSVP) Center.

Leah Hardgrove | Contributing Writer

‘Kiss’ brings the metatheatrical to the Wash. U. stage

“Kiss,” a play by Guillermo Calderon, revealed the hidden lives of those in war-torn Syria.

Katie Bry | Contributing Writer

Students shine brightly in Diwali celebration

Ashoka hosted its 28th annual show centered around a main narrative of alien invasion, appropriately titled “The Diwali Files.”

Ali Gold | Senior Cadenza Editor

It was a dark and spooky night…Murder under the bigtop

All Student Theatre’s carnival-themed murder mystery event was the perfect way to get in the spooky Halloween spirit. From

Elena Quinones | Contributing Writer

‘Urinetown’ showcases student talent, forbodes of future trouble

Kicking off Parents’ Weekend with the opening night of “Urinetown,” Washington University’s Performing Arts Department brought their best melodramatic acting, passionate singing and, of course, desperate yelping about urine on the Edison Theatre stage.

Kayla Steinberg | Contributing Writer

What to expect from the A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Festival

It all started in playwriting class last fall. Eight students were each tasked with producing a full, original screenplay by the end of the semester.

| Senior Cadenza Editor

Reflections on ‘The Serpent’: A play asking the hard questions

A few weeks ago, Thyrsus performed “The Serpent,” a 1968 play developed by Jean-Claude van Itallie that juxtaposes scenes from the Bible’s Book of Genesis with various modern experiences.

Erica Sloan | Staff Writer

The Moth Wash U turns ordinary stories into something extraordinary

For the past two years, The Moth Wash U has given students of all majors and backgrounds the opportunity to stand up in front of a group of their peers and tell a true story about themselves.

| Theater Editor

Cast N’ Crew’s show promises to be an action-packed adventure

This weekend in the Village Black Box Theatre, Cast N’ Crew will transport audiences to a world of dungeons and dragons with an original take on playwright Qui Nguyen’s show, “She Kills Monsters.”

| Theater Editor

‘Son of Soil’ embraces but never accepts the weight of death

“Son of Soil,” which wrapped up performances this past weekend, starts with death, proceeds through death and ends with rebirth and redemption, if not begrudgingly so.

| Senior Cadenza Editor