Culture

Eastman Percussion Ensemble performs ‘Drumming’ at Fringe

Festival goers flocked around the final outdoor happenings of the Rochester Fringe Festival while the Eastman Percussion Ensemble gathered in…

The George Eastman Museum and the Eastman ghost

No figure looms larger in the collective consciousness of UR and Rochester than George Eastman, whose creation of the Eastman…

Not Vanilla: In celebration of museums

Hello, dear reader! This week, I want to talk about a more reserved but common aspect of our culture: museums.…

For senior Facciolo, debut album is 8 years in the making

Senior Siena Facciolo was 14 when she wrote her first song about a “little fling” she had at piano camp.…

‘The Room’: Profoundly awful, awfully profound

One of the most compellingly amusing phenomena of our ironic age is the rise of the “so-bad-it’s-good” movie. Genuinely terrible…

Pedestrian Drive-In combines nostalgia and a queasy romance

On Thursday, the Pedestrian Drive-In screened “Phantom Thread” as part of the Rochester Fringe Festival. The Pedestrian Drive-In was familiarly…

UR Stand-Up Comedy Club finds a venue in Rocky’s

Rocky’s Sub Shop flooded with students 15 minutes prior to the 10 p.m. opening of a showcase of UR’s Stand-Up…

Not Vanilla: The joys of watching people cook

Recently, I’ve realized I watch a large amount of cooking shows and videos. I came to this conclusion when the…

A party at Sig Ep, reviewed

“I can’t look at this,” said my friend Matty, as they exhaled a bulbous, opaque cloud of vape in the…

Cinema classics new again at the Dryden Theater

The Dryden Theater, the in-house cinema of the George Eastman Museum, specializes in presenting movies, old and new, in the…