Author Archives: Bridget Bartal

UPCOMING EVENT: Latin American and Spanish Film Festival

This week, from Wednesday, April 25 to Saturday, April 28, is Lawrence University’s seventh annual Latin American and Spanish Film Festival (LULASFF). Between Wednesday and Saturday, film screenings will be shown in Warch Cinema at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. each day. In anticipation of this exciting event, The Lawrentian has interviewed two of the

Chapel Welcomes Percussionist Colin Currie

Currie pictured on stage. Picture by Taylor Blackson. On Friday, March 30, Lawrence Memorial Chapel welcomed famed percussionist Colin Currie as part of Lawrence’s Artist Series. Before the performance began, Currie stated that the recital’s goal was to showcase modern percussion masterpieces by both popular and lesser-known artists. His program notes stated, “This allows an

Twitter-famous comedian visits Lawrence

Comedian Brandon Wardell performs to a large crowd at the cinema. Photo by Nidi Garcia On Friday, Jan. 5, Lawrence University’s Warch Campus Center cinema experienced a stand-up comedy set by Brandon Wardell. Wardell is a 25-year-old comedian with over 500,000 Twitter followers who has experienced great success in the comedy world since his work

Lawrence Symphony Orchestra performs “The Planets”

Assistant Professor of Music Mark Dupere conducts LSO as they perform Holst’s “The Planets.” Photo by Nidi Garcia On Sunday, Nov. 5, Lawrence Symphony Orchestra (LSO) and Cantala performed “The Planets: Suite for Large Orchestra, op. 32” by Gustav Holst in Lawrence Memorial Chapel. This widely-popular suite was a delight to attend, and it was

Sixth annual Kaleidoscope showcases Lawrence students’ talent

Lawrence students perform in the sixth annual Kaleidoscope at the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. Photo by Marieke de Koker. Saturday, Oct. 14, marked the sixth annual Kaleidoscope concert presented by the Lawrence University Conservatory of Music. Those who have not yet experienced Kaleidoscope, as I had not until a few days ago, should note