The Huntington News

Event Calendar: Thursday, April 18 – Wednesday, April 24

Event Calendar: Thursday, April 18 – Wednesday, April 24

Morgan Lloyd, deputy lifestyle editor

April 17, 2019

Thursday, April 18, Gender Bending Fashion on Film: Liquid Sky The Museum of Fine Arts kicks off its Gender Bending Fashion on Film series with the ’80s cult classic film “Liquid Sky.” The film follows an alien invasion set against the excesses of the New Wave fashion scene. The Gender Bending Fa...

Review: ‘Pet Sematary’ gets serious but falls short

Review: ‘Pet Sematary’ gets serious but falls short

Christopher Kelly, news staff

April 11, 2019

“Pet Sematary” begins as most horror movie remakes do, full of respect to the original source material but featuring obvious refinement to set pieces and plot holes. However, despite improvement across the board in terms of acting and writing, the film fails to deliver a satisfying conclusion and, fo...

Students form a community of competition at Survivor Northeastern

Students form a community of competition at Survivor Northeastern

Jenna Clark, news staff

April 10, 2019

On the first day of competition at Survivor Northeastern, between 16 and 20 competitors show up with no idea of what to expect. They listen to the host explain the rules of the game before they go outside and are bombarded with cameras in their faces and a drone in the sky. Players receive buffs and ...

Event Calendar: Thursday, April 11 – Wednesday, April 17

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

April 10, 2019

Thursday, April 11, Castle of our Skins Presents Legacy The concert and educational series Castle of our Skins, which uses music to celebrate and educate viewers on Black heritage and culture, brings this program to honor the legends of past and present whose lives and work hold a lasting influenc...

Springfest 2019 blends genres with 2 Chainz, King Princess and MisterWives

Springfest 2019 blends genres with 2 Chainz, King Princess and MisterWives

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

April 10, 2019

Students filed into Matthews Arena Saturday night to see 2 Chainz, King Princess and MisterWives perform live at Northeastern’s annual Springfest concert, hosted by the Council for University Programs, or CUP. From MisterWives’ cheerful melodies to King Princess’ raw, refreshing pop and 2 Chainz...

Q&A: Ilyse Robbins finds new challenge choreographing ‘Once’

Q&A: Ilyse Robbins finds new challenge choreographing ‘Once’

Juan A. Ramirez, news correspondent

April 10, 2019

Even with a long, fruitful career in theatre, Ilyse Robbins is still finding new ways to challenge herself. Robbins, who will bring her Musical Theatre Technique course back to Northeastern in Fall 2019 after first teaching at the university in 2017, said choreographing SpeakEasy Stage’s production ...

‘Own It’ provides novel perspective for confronting anxiety

‘Own It’ provides novel perspective for confronting anxiety

Nia Beckett, lifestyle editor

April 3, 2019

Managing anxiety can be difficult, and everyone in college has either grappled with it or knows someone who has. Bestselling author Caroline Foran is here to help with her book, “Own It: Make Your Anxiety Work for You.” Originally titled “Owning It: Your Bullsh*t Free Guide To Living With Anxiety...

Walker Hayes’ Dream On It tour marks a dream fulfilled

Walker Hayes’ Dream On It tour marks a dream fulfilled

Riley Robinson, news staff

April 3, 2019

Two years after Walker Hayes’ last performance in Boston, his high-spirited Dream On It tour marked a sweet stage of career metamorphosis. At House of Blues on March 23, the pop-country artist recalled the last time he stood on that stage as the opening act for Dan + Shay’s Obsessed tour in D...

Electronic DJ Big Wild brings Superdream Tour to Boston

Electronic DJ Big Wild brings Superdream Tour to Boston

Melis Tirhi, news correspondent

April 3, 2019

Electronic DJ and Massachusetts native Jackson Stell, known professionally as Big Wild, played at Royale Boston March 27 night as part of his Superdream tour. The tour was a great endeavor for Big Wild, who served as the primary lyricist, singer and songwriter. His album “Superdream” targets ev...

Event Calendar: Thursday, April 4 – Wednesday, April 10

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

April 3, 2019

  Thursday, April 4, Public Good Forum at the Boston Public Library Community Labor United will hold a forum to honor Martin Luther King Jr. 51 years after his assassination. The conversation will focus on the importance of the public sector and methods to protect and expand it. Speakers wil...

Huma Bhabha’s supernatural creations exhibited at ICA

Huma Bhabha’s supernatural creations exhibited at ICA

Kenneal Patterson, news correspondent

March 27, 2019

Pakistani-American sculptor Huma Bhabha expresses the ethereal and evocative creatures of her imagination in her new exhibition at theInstitute of Contemporary Arts, “They Live.”   The exhibition, which opened Saturday, immerses the viewer in Bhabha’s mind. Godlike statues composed of charred cor...

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 28 – Wednesday, April 3

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 28 – Wednesday, April 3

Ali Dusinberre, deputy lifestyle editor

March 27, 2019

Thursday, March 28, Campus Movie Fest Premiere This red carpet premiere event will kick off Northeastern’s participation in Campus Movie Fest, or CMF, the world’s largest student film festival. The event will showcase 16 films with the top four advancing to CMF’s national event in June. Audience mem...