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UNCW’s “Diana of Dobson’s”: “outstanding”

Photo by UNCW Theatre Department.

William Becker, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

"Diana of Dobson’s" just finished its final weekend at UNC Wilmington. With a complete student cast, the play, which originated in 1908, is a definite oddity. It has a plot that feels like something of a modern romantic comedy, but is at its heart, is a truly feminist work that criticizes double stan...

Learning to live: ‘In Defense of Food’

The DASH eating plan has been confirmed to lower blood pressure…and not just by cutting back on salt. It features vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat dairy foods, fish, poultry, beans, nuts and vegetable oils. (Dreamstime/TNS)

Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor

March 31, 2019

On March 26, 2019, UNC Wilmington hosted a shortened version of the documentary “In Defense of Food” in Lumina Theater. The documentary was created by Micheal Pollan, a US journalist who has worked at New York Times Magazine and Harper’s Magazine. In the documentary, Pollan discusses the shifts in the f...

Cucalorus 24 Review: “This Taco Truck Kills Fascists”

Still from This Taco Truck Kills Fascists

Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor

November 12, 2018

Cucalorus 24 was full of shorts, films, stage and connect events that gave artists a chance to speak their minds and let their art be seen and heard by the community. The film "This Taco Truck Kills Fascists" was just one of those events. The title is what initially drew my curiosity and intrigue for wanting to ...

Cucalorus 24 kicks off with Dance-a-lorus

Blueprint to Oust Duterte by Rina Espiritu and Natalie Cook.

Veronica Wernicke, Opinion Editor

November 10, 2018

Cucalorus 24 kicked off Thursday night with Dance-a-lorus -- a dance event that explores the pairing of filmmakers and choreographers. This stage event featured nine different pieces that ranged in subject nature, each leaving their mark on the Cucalorus audience.   “The Haunted Mansion,” choreographed by ...

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