Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

Senior studio art students reflect on their inspirations


Melanie Espinal – Arts & Entertainment Editor Studio art senior Brian Morringiello, said photography allows him to manipulate the “weird.” Morringiello’s photography is on display in the Hilton C Buley Library as part of the Studio Art Thesis Exhibition. His thesis provides his interpretations of 17th century style paintings and pairs them with the absurdity and dark humor of “Alice

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Students direct the stage for one acts festivals


Tyler Korponai – Online Editor From the struggle of survival under Nazi rule to time traveling family therapy, the Theatre Department and the Crescent Players presented Societatem Malorum, a student directed one acts festival throughout the week. The festival was comprised of four different productions including, “Time to Change,” “The Lottery,” “The Flyer,” and “I Never Saw Another Butterfly.” Moreover,

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The SCSU Symphonic Band and songs of revolution


Alexandra Scicchitano – Special to the Southern News Craig Hlavac asked the audience in between pieces whether anyone has ever played in a band, causing a lot of hands to raise. “How many of you have played in a band before?” said Hlavac, the interim associate dean and conductor of the Southern Connecticut State University Symphonic Band. The Symphonic Band,

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Go to Southern’s art exhibit before it is FINITO!


Alexandra Scicchitano – Special to the Southern News Both Tracy Henri and Brian Thomas Morringiello have pieces up in the John Lyman Center for the Performing Arts for the monthly ongoing event FINITO! Art Exhibit. “I have nine works of art on display in Lyman,” said Henri, a senior in the Art Department with a concentration in printmaking. “Five which

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