The Art of Storytelling

[mags]The next time you meet a journalism student or your friend tells you they’re thinking about a career in writing or editing, please don’t tell them print is dying. We’ve all heard that song. We’re sick of it, and obviously we don’t buy it. Journalism students are hopefuls who think it’s important to give voice […]

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SCENE Ansel Adams The Detroit Institute of Arts will be exhibiting this iconic American photographer\’s work through May 27. Call (313)833-4005for tickets. Circus: The Art of the Strange and the Curious Kresge Art Museum will be showing a selection of historic \”sideshow wonders\” posters from May 5-June 27. Motion (Scene)Metrospace is holding its first show […]

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SCENE Jesus Camp Jesus Camp, an Academy Award nominee, will be playing at Magdalena\’s Tea House on April 10 at 7 p.m. The film documents a summer camp in North Dakota where children are encouraged to become dedicated Christians. MSU Department of Art and Art History Undergraduate Exhibition Kresge Art Museum will be exhibiting student […]

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SCENE Old Town On Ice On March 4, Old Town Commercial Association will be hosting a food sampler event so that you can get to know the restaurants of Old Town. Voices of Good Hope BoarsHead Theatre will be presenting Voices of Good Hope from March 14-April 8. The play tells the story of Barbara […]

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SCENE Inherit the Wind The main library will show this film, directed by Stanley Kramer, as part of the Friday Night Film Series. Inherit the Wind studies evolutionism vs. creationism and will be showing at 7 p.m. on Feb. 2. Two or Three Things I Know About Her The Detroit Film Theatre will be showing […]

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SCENE Yousuf Karsh Photographs Kresge Art Museum has Yousuf Karsh\’s photos on loan from the DIA from Jan. 8 until March 18. Karsh called his work \”contemporary historical documents,\” capturing such icons as Winston Churchill. Juxtaposition: A Photography Series Trixie Coffee in Roseville will be showcasing McKenna Holman\’s artwork with the opening to be held […]

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SCENE Check out \”Art by State\” by Petra Canan for a good sampling of art exhibits around the state. Studio Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition Running from now until Dec. 15, Kresge Art Museum honors faculty members as they display their work. This exhibit celebrates 75 years for the Department of Art History and Art. The […]

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SCENE The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter A documentary about American home life for women in WWII. Showing at 7 pm on Nov. 2 and 2 pm on Nov. 5 at Kresge Art Museum. Film Shorts in Eight Shots Presented by the MSU Filmmaker\’s Club at Magdalena\’s Tea House on Nov. 7 at […]

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SCENE The Pillowman- Peppermint Creek Theatre Company will be putting on Martin Donagh\’s award winning play about a fiction writer. Directed by Chad Badgero, the play will be performed at the Hannah Community Center on Oct. 5-8, 12-14. Show times are 8 p.m. Thurs.-Sat. and 2 p.m. on Sun. Romeo and Juliet- MSU\’s theatre department […]

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SCENE Rembrandt and Friends- The exhibit will include prints by Rembrandt, his influences and his predecessors. Kresge Art Museum, along with museums all over the world, is celebrating Rembrandt\’s 400th year from Sept. 9-Nov. 5. The War Tapes- A documentary featuring actual footage of the Iraq War through the eyes of three members of the […]