All posts tagged "Arts & Entertainment"

  • Art After Dark: Fleur-De-Lis – Speed Museum given local flair to celebrate the city

    Gray and white seem to have been the only colors surrounding the city of Louisville lately. The skies are dark, the wind is bitter and the ground is soaked with leftover slush.
    The weather could easily keep...

    • Posted February 8, 2010
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  • Benefit lunch planned at U of L to provide funds for Haiti recovery

    Just in time for Valentine's Day, University of Louisville students will be asked to show compassion and support for the people of Haiti at the upcoming Hearts for Haiti benefit lunch on Thursday, Feb. 11 at the...

    • Posted February 8, 2010
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  • The Beat Reviews: ‘Contra’

    Vampire Weekend released their self-titled debut album in 2008, to widespread critical acclaim. The four preppy guys from New York City provided an interesting take on the afro-beat musical style. "Vampire Weekend" was a breezy, lighthearted album...

    • Posted February 8, 2010
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  • Originally due by January, Eastern Parkway bridge is now expected to reopen by June

    Although Eastern Parkway near the University of Louisville was originally scheduled to reopen by January, it is still closed for construction. And it is not expected to reopen for months. The roadwork in front of the Speed...

    • Posted February 7, 2010
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  • “1-2-3-4″ rang the voice of the dance instructor.”1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8”

    The swift movement of the dancers' feet emphasized each beat within the salsa rhythm, and seemed to echo the passion in the singer's voice. The sour-sweet smell of whisky and vodka hung heavily in the air, as...

    • Posted February 7, 2010
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  • Holocaust memorial visits U of L

    A doctor's role in society has remained unchanged for centuries. The job of a doctor is to help others and to earn the trust of their patients. In Nazi Germany, however, physicians often used medical science for...

    • Posted January 18, 2010
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  • Students seek opportunities to travel at study abroad fair

    Imagine strolling through the Promenade du Peyrou in Montpellier, France; experiencing the Romanesque grandeur of St Martin's Cathedral in Mainz, Germany; or visiting the exotic Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan in Osaka, Japan. For most, the three scenarios


    • Posted January 18, 2010
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  • Whose team are you on?

    One inhale inside the doors of Cinema 16 theater, and hormone levels immediately increase. Teenagers, middle-aged moms, preteens and young adolescent women fill the lobby. High-pitched screams and excited whispers hang in the air. Popcorn and...


    • Posted November 23, 2009
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  • The Beat Reviews: Bowerbirds

    The 930 Listening Room has become a great local venue to see musical acts from around the city, as well as the rest of the country. On Monday, Nov. 16, the Bowerbirds took the stage at the...

    • Posted November 23, 2009
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  • Bo Deco rocks out final WFPK Live Lunch at Red Barn

    At noon on Friday, Nov. 20, about 100 people, including University of Louisville students, as well as citizens of Louisville, gathered at the Red Barn. They were attending the third and final WFPK Live Lunch concert, featuring...

    • Posted November 23, 2009
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