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The cast of the "Psychosis" production on stage.
Check out the theatre department's 2021-2022 Mainstage season
Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor • May 25, 2021
Following two semesters marked by COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines, UNCW’s theatre department has announced the Mainstage performances slated for the upcoming academic year. Four productions are designated for in-person showings in the Cultural Arts Building Mainstage Theatre, though subject to change depending on the course of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Healing Generational Trauma conference unites Wilmington community and the arts
Healing Generational Trauma conference unites Wilmington community and the arts
Caroline Straubel, Contributing Writer • April 24, 2021
The Healing Generational Trauma: A Community Arts Experience conference held on Saturday, April 17, focused on the trauma Black Americans face over multiple generations and the use of art as means of expressing this trauma. The conference was created under the Artivism For Social Change initiative fostered by the Office of the Arts and is available to view on the Arts at UNCW website.
Meghan McDonald (left) as Sally Talley and Davis Wood (right) as Matt Friedman.
UNCW's theatre department presents the ultimate rom-com 'Talley’s Folly'
Emma Smith, Contributing Writer • April 24, 2021
On Thursday, April 15, the UNCW Theatre Department hosted the opening night of their production, “Talley’s Folly.” Despite a limited in-person audience due to COVID-19 restrictions and a livestream for those who could not attend, the two-person cast has continuously wowed their audiences with their 90-minute rom-com.
The Office of the Arts takes on social activism with new project ‘Artivism’
The Office of the Arts takes on social activism with new project ‘Artivism’
Hannah McDonnell, Staff Writer • March 30, 2021

The Office of the Arts is creating opportunities for social justice through creativity, engagement and empowerment in a new series called “Artivism...

Lookout Labs event.
Celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Lookout Books, UNCW’s publishing house
Layla Culler, Contributing Writer • March 25, 2021

On Thursday, March 18, Lookout Books co-founder and publisher Emily Smith, and editor KaToya Ellis Fleming, hosted a special 10-year...

Sidney Wollmuth.
Meet the new editor-in-chief of Atlantis Magazine: Sidney Wollmuth on her hopes and goals for the publication
Abigail Celoria, Contributing Writer • March 24, 2021
Wollmuth is currently a junior majoring in creative writing and English literature. As an honors student and head of the Creative Arts Club on campus, she stays engaged academically and artistically. She is also a published writer—her prose and poetry have been featured in a number of literary magazines outside of UNCW.  
Artwork on Second Street in Wilmington.
Wilmington and the arts: One business owner’s fight to keep murals in Wilmington
Kiley Woods, Contributing Writer • March 23, 2021

  For the most part, Wilmington murals are diminished onto basement walls, brick buildings and stairwells where passersby walk...

The Reel Teal Film Festival announces winners for the 16th annual festival
The Reel Teal Film Festival announces winners for the 16th annual festival
Caroline Straubel, Contributing Writer • March 16, 2021

The 2021 Reel Teal Film Festival announced the winners for the 16th annual festival on March 15, 2021. The winners were selected from 37 film...

The Flicker Film Society hosts the 2021 Reel Teal Film Festival
The Flicker Film Society hosts the 2021 Reel Teal Film Festival
Caroline Straubel, Contributing Writer • March 10, 2021

The UNCW Flicker Film Society is hosting the 2021 Reel Teal Film Festival which runs from March 8 to March 14. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Boseman Gallery’s 2021 scholarship recipient Ann Miller Finch reclaims the female nude with her exhibit “The Reach of Our Arms”
Boseman Gallery’s 2021 scholarship recipient Ann Miller Finch reclaims the female nude with her exhibit “The Reach of Our Arms”
Caroline Straubel , Contributing Writer • March 6, 2021

The Ann Flack Boseman Gallery announced their 2021 scholarship winner, as Ann Miller Finch, a studio art major from Raleigh, North...

The essential Irish-themed books to read for March
The essential Irish-themed books to read for March
Layla Culler, Contributing Writer • March 6, 2021

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, which means this is the perfect time to read some Irish books.  Here is a list of a variety of...

23 films you can watch with your free Kanopy subscription
23 films you can watch with your free Kanopy subscription
Brenna Flanagan, Editor-in-Chief • January 16, 2021

If you did not know—UNCW provides students with free access to the film library of Kanopy, an educational streaming service. The library is...

Downtown Wilmington, N.C.
Wilmington’s film industry makes a comeback after COVID-19 lockdown
Kiley Woods, Contributing Writer • January 14, 2021

Beginning in the early 1980s, Wilmington became a go-to location for many film productions—ranging from horror to crime to romance. At the...

Amanda Seyfried and Gary Oldman in the movie "Mank."
REVIEW: 'Mank' is Fincher’s latest effort to sculpt Golden Age Hollywood
Boyce Rucker, Contributing Writer • December 6, 2020
The biographical drama chronicles the life of screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz (Gary Oldman) and his effort in writing Citizen Kane while clashing with Hollywood elites and alcoholism.
From left to right, back to front: Kahlil Allen, Davis Wood, Brenna Flanagan, John McCall, Addison Hamlet, Ashley Jackson, Breonté Scarboro, Tanner Whicker, Ashley Flowers, Ariel Montoya, Cierra Peterkin, Dajah Glenn.
UNCW Theatre Department's 'Am I Next? Voices of Wilmington, NC' showcases Black voices
Cierra Noffke, Culture Editor • November 12, 2020
“Am I Next? Voices from Wilmington, NC”, set to premiere Nov. 12-15 and 19-22, is a devised piece. Meaning, it’s an original script comprised of real-life stories from the cast that focuses entirely on Black lives. 
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