Author Archives: Mads Layton

Preview: “Richard III”

Every other year, Lawrence’s theatre department produces a play by William Shakespeare. This year, the department is working on “Richard III.” Professor of Theatre Arts and the J. Thomas and Julie Esch Hurvis Professor of Theatre and Drama Timothy X. Troy is directing. During the process of deciding this season’s shows last year, Troy was

Jazz series branches out with Bill Frisell

Bill Frisell, a Grammy-winning guitarist, performed his newest album “Harmony” alongside Petra Haden with vocals, Hank Roberts on cello and vocals and Luke Bergman on baritone guitar and vocals in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel on Friday, Feb. 7. The program asserted that the quartet “annihilates the concept of genre,” and the group delivered. The space

SOUP gives Broomball tutorial

On Monday, Jan. 27, Student Organized University Programming (SOUP) organized an event to give Lawrence students a chance to familiarize themselves with a long-standing Lawrence tradition. Broomball, a hockey-like sport, has been a wintertime staple sport for Lawrentians for years.  The crowd at the event was small, but that meant the stakes were low. Erin

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