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‘Guys and Dolls’ comes to UNCW

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Emily Andsager, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2020

There is no denying the expectations surrounding productions put on by the Thalian Association Community theater, and they teamed up with UNC Wilmington's Kenan Auditorium to put on the gambling comedy musical, "Guys and Dolls." “Life is one long crap game and the devil is using loaded dice,”...

Grammy nominated Jazzmeia Horn visits UNCW

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William Becker, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Jazzmeia Horn is a 28-year-old jazz vocalist from Dallas, Texas. To say her vocal performance is impressive would be a criminal understatement. In 2013, she won the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Competition. Then in 2015, she won the Thelonious Monk International Vocal Jazz Competition before her...

Aly & AJ headline ACE’s 2019 Big Show

Aly and Aj perform for UNCW students in Kenan Auditorium on Oct. 24. Photo by Brenna Flanagan.

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

November 3, 2019

It is hard to believe the sister duo Aly & Aj took the stage in Kenan Auditorium just over a week ago, treating UNC Wilmington with childhood nostalgia and modern synth-pop songs. After months of anticipation, UNCW and the Association of Campus Entertainment (ACE) hosted the band on Oct. 24, 2019. The...

Kenan Auditorium shows women-written documentary play “SEVEN”

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Cierra Noffke, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

The theatrical documentary "SEVEN," presented on Oct. 16 at the Sarah Kenan Auditorium, is an artistic venture written by seven individual writers, each one a powerhouse of innovative vision. The play was created through the Vital Voices Global Partnership and has been performed in 22 states. It is...

Safety concerns prompt cancellation of Waka Flocka performance mid-concert

Safety concerns prompt cancellation of Waka Flocka performance mid-concert

Brandon Sans, Assistant Sports Editor

October 29, 2017

People are left to search for answers after rapper Waka Flocka Flame’s concert was canceled before the rapper’s scheduled performance inside UNC Wilmington’s Kenan Auditorium on Wednesday night. Earlier this month, it was announced that the rapper was to perform in Wilmington for the first time...

Bernice King’s visit to UNCW makes impact on community members

Bernice King the chief executive officer of the King Center was the keynote speaker for UNCW's Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration January 22, 2016 at Kenan Auditorium. Dr. King received the Key to Wilmington City from Mayor Bill Saffo and autographed books after her speech. 

Samantha Lavin | Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2016

Following in her parents’ footsteps, Bernice A. King spoke to an audience in UNC Wilmington's Kenan Auditorium on Jan. 22, and brought up a multitude of topics inspired by her father Martin Luther King Jr.'s teachings.King is the youngest child of civil rights activists Martin Luther and Coretta Scott King Jr. She spo...

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