Posts Tagged ‘Gannon University’

  • Striking-12-cast

    ‘Striking 12’ proves a must-see show

    Dec 10, 14 • 223 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by I came to the technical rehearsal of “Striking 12” last Tuesday expecting to see the usual: decent music, decent singing and decent dialogue — only to find out that this show is unlike any musical. I was sitting on the edge of my seat the whole time....

  • nightcrawler

    ‘Nightcrawler’ sneaks into box office

    Nov 19, 14 • 502 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by I hadn’t heard of “Nightcrawler” until only a couple of weeks before it was released. It’s probably because I don’t have cable, but that’s neither here nor there. As soon as I saw the trailer, however, I was immediately interested in Jake...

  • art-museum-1

    Local architect designs each era

    Nov 19, 14 • 460 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by When we look at the markers of an era, we usually classify it in two spectrums: the arts and politics. For instance, if we look at the 1920s, we tend to think of flappers and ragtime music along with it being the era of Prohibition and the rise of...

  • Vigil enters world of concept art

    Nov 19, 14 • 386 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by “I can’t stop screaming these words over again. Until breath escapes and my chest caves in,” Jonathan Vigil screams at the beginning of The Ghost Inside’s fourth studio album, “Dear Youth.” A slight change of direction for the Los Angeles-based...

  • Artist-of-the-Year

    Clerkin named artist of the Year

    Nov 12, 14 • 447 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by Dedication to arts and culture is often a thankless job. But a service to the betterment of the Erie community will be celebrated Wednesday at the 2014 Fall for Arts and Culture awards ceremony. The awardees include Al and Peggy Richardson for the Applause...

  • Schuster-Christmas-Gallery

    Gallery shares new winter exhibit

    Nov 12, 14 • 441 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The Schuster Art Gallery, located on the first floor of the Center for Communication and the Arts, continues its 2014-2015 season with “The Christmas Show.” Following the large success of their Juried Exhibit from the Northwest Pennsylvania Artist...

  • Ruskin Florida Campus

    Gannon breaks boundaries with opening of Florida campus

    Oct 30, 14 • 470 Views • News, Top StoriesNo Comments

    by Gannon University made a boundary breaking announcement to its family at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Yehl Ballroom during a historic press conference. President Keith Taylor, Ph.D., announced to staff, faculty and students the opening of a Florida campus. The...

  • Fury-Movie-Poster

    Violent film shows traumas of war

    Oct 29, 14 • 485 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The film begins with fighting and killing in Africa. It ends with fighting and killing in Germany. “Fury” has been to hell and back. Filled with brown uniforms, gray skies and muddy roads, this film is blood, horror and agony at its peak. If you...

  • Workman-

    Art travels from D.C. to Erie museum

    Oct 8, 14 • 435 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The Erie Art Museum is currently holding an exhibition of the photographs of William E. Workman in the Ronald E. Holstein Gallery running through Feb. 7. According to the Erie Art Museum, at age 13, Workman received his first camera, and it was not long...

  • Lootreview

    ‘Loot’ proves Schuster success

    Oct 8, 14 • 337 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The treasure of Joe Orton’s “Loot,” the Schuster’s season- opening show,  is most seen in the details. The set uses its maximum allowance of stage space, complete with walls in the back that resemble the hallways and bedrooms coming off the living...