Lara Streyle


Sally Bowles, an English woman scantily clad in black lingerie and knee socks a mile high, performs a soulful number.“Mama thinks I’m living in a convent in the southern part of France,” she belts.Welcome to the cabaret.


arts  •  Nov 12, 2008 10:21 pm

Willkommen to the Kit Kat Klub

The image of Liza Minelli dressed in black, complete with bowler hat and garters, dancing seductively across a stage might not resonate with college students today, but it most likely did in 1972 when Minelli starred in the film version of the Broadway musical “Cabaret.”


arts  •  Nov 12, 2008 10:11 pm

Willkommen to the Kit Kat Klub

The image of Liza Minelli dressed in black, complete with bowler hat and garters, dancing seductively across a stage might not resonate with college students today, but it most likely did in 1972 when Minelli starred in the film version of the Broadway musical “Cabaret.”


The year 1968 was a turning point not only for America, but the world. It was the year that promising leaders Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy were assassinated, backlash against the Vietnam War was strong and social activism raged.


On Saturday, performers from the African American Arts Institute will come together for “Potpourri of the Arts,” an event that started 15 years ago and is a fusion of the three ensembles the African American Arts Institute encompasses.


arts  •  Oct 19, 2008 10:46 pm

Waldron does the timewarp again

Does the image of actor Tim Curry in black lingerie and stilettos sound familiar? What about a young Susan Sarandon running around in her bra and underwear, while Riff Raff and Magenta sing and dance?


The Indiana Daily Student sat down with entertainer Jamie Kennedy to discuss his comedy, what inspires him and how he sees the world. Kennedy, well-known for his roles in “Scream,” “Scream 2,” “Malibu’s Most Wanted” and his hit show “The Jamie Kennedy Experiment,” is now taking his stand-up across the country on a mission to make people laugh.


arts  •  Oct 13, 2008 10:21 pm

‘Scream’ star to do stand-up at Buskirk

Actor Jamie Kennedy brought the role of horror-movie geek Randy Meeks to life 12 years ago in the hit slasher movie “Scream.” But now he does not consider himself to be strictly an actor. He’s an entertainer, and he’s bringing his stand-up comedy to Bloomington today at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater.


arts  •  Sep 22, 2008 10:44 pm

Nature on the big screen

Mammoths once walked the Hoosier state, audience members at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater discovered on Sunday.


arts  •  Sep 16, 2008 11:30 pm

Horror film festival prepares for 2nd year

What better to do than to celebrate the spirit of Halloween night early? The Dark Carnival Film Festival, a festival that proves horror films aren’t just for viewing on Friday the 13th, will allow Bloomington residents to do just that.


arts  •  Sep 8, 2008 10:14 pm

Opera show benefits Middle Way

On Sunday night, the Buskirk-Chumley Theater and Middle Way House welcomed the community to enjoy a night of opera at the theater. The 20th annual Night At The Opera is a fundraiser for Middle Way House, which provides support and shelter to victims and families of domestic abuse and sexual assault.


When two chefs competed in 2002 at the Indiana Memorial Union’s “Clash of the Titanium Chefs,” little did Bloomington know the event would later inspire a cooking challenge to help feed hundreds of people.


arts  •  Apr 27, 2008 10:41 pm

Art shows nature

Here in Bloomington, artist Marcy Neiditz isn’t recreating Michelangelo’s “David” or Auguste Rodin’s “The Thinker.” She’s doing something all her own. She makes whimsical and abstract ceramic sculptures that incorporate plant culture and molecules into her work.


Apr 3, 2008 12:00 am

Book cast vampires in a good light

Now with the release of her hit series, author Stephenie Meyer makes vampires sexy, charming and redeeming in her book “Twilight.”


Saturday night, customers of Rachael’s Café on Third Street experienced “The Babbling Banshee,” a new play by local director Russell McGee. This is the first production for McGee’s production company, Starrynight Productions.


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