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WSU professor will read your fortune at Haunted Palouse

WSU professor will read your fortune at Haunted Palouse

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2019

There’s more to WSU English instructor Leslie Sena than meets the eye — and Sena might say the same thing about you. For the past four years, Sena has volunteered as a fortune teller at Haunted Palouse, where she reads tarot cards for eventgoers, she said. “[My students] know that I do stuff...

Director of ‘Nightfall’ wants to give Poe his happy ending

Director of ‘Nightfall’ wants to give Poe his happy ending

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

October 16, 2019

Actors at the Pullman Civic Theatre will perform Eric Coble’s play “Nightfall with Edgar Allan Poe” starting Friday. The play is comprised of four of Poe’s most popular stories, “The Raven,” “The Fall of the House of Usher,” “The Pit and the Pendulum” and “The Tell-Tale Heart,”...

Symphony to hold first concert of year tomorrow

Symphony to hold first concert of year tomorrow

MADDY BEAN, Evergreen reporter

September 25, 2019

The WSU Symphony Orchestra will perform several favorite orchestral pieces including a tuba concerto performed by master’s student Duncan Titus on Thursday. Titus, who is in the second year of getting his Master of Arts in music performance, will be playing his first solo of this scale, he said. “It’s...

Student carries family music tradition

Student carries family music tradition

MINDY MALONE, Evergreen reporter

September 25, 2019

Music has been the beating heart of Meg Tolley’s life since she was young. Meg Tolley, a master’s student at WSU, will perform tomorrow with the WSU Symphony Orchestra. Post-graduation life lies not too far in front, and her journey has been long in the making. Her mother, Susan Tolley, was...

Choreographer brings dancers together

Choreographer brings dancers together

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

September 18, 2019

In April, three local friends joined forces at Etsi Bravo to showcase their unique style of ballroom vogue dancing for the first time. Now they’re looking forward to more performances together. “We’re just a group of friends having fun, expressing ourselves as queer men,” said Bryan Ramirez,...

‘Yesterday’ uses magical concept to make points about reality, suffers from one actress

‘Yesterday’ uses magical concept to make points about reality, suffers from one actress

ROOS HELGESEN, Evergreen columnist

September 18, 2019

Not bad. “Yesterday” is yet another imaginative creation of director Danny Boyle, who always seems to come out with very odd but fun movies to watch. Failing singer Jack Malik, played by Hilmesh Patel, wakes up in an alternate reality where The Beatles never existed and he’s the only one...

Recital to showcase complex pieces

Recital to showcase complex pieces

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen reporter

September 18, 2019

The WSU School of Music will host a recital featuring solo performances by a fourth-year percussionist from 4:10-5 p.m. Friday in the Kimbrough Concert Hall. Student Nick Theriault will perform a classical percussion repertoire, featuring 19th-century music pieces played on marimba, snare drum and...

‘Men in Black’ sequel’s only redeeming quality is Chris Hemsworth’s smokin’ hot body

‘Men in Black’ sequel’s only redeeming quality is Chris Hemsworth’s smokin’ hot body

ROOS HELGESEN, Evergreen columnist

September 11, 2019

Oh, God why, why? I can’t stand it. Its cheeziness level is over 9,000. Make it stop. No, I mean, seriously, just stop. Men In Black is one of those movie franchises that milked their series dry. The whole point of MIB International was to revitalize the MIB movies with a new director,...

Local bar to celebrate 110 years of business

Local bar to celebrate 110 years of business

MADDY BEAN, Evergreen reporter

August 28, 2019

Rico’s Public House, Pullman’s oldest bar and grill, will recognize its 110th anniversary tomorrow. Owner Tawny Szumlas said this is a celebration of what she feels every day owning the business. It’s also a gesture of good faith for all those who supported her over the years. “You know,...

Hawaii Club will host annual luau during Mom’s Weekend

Hawaii Club will host annual luau during Mom’s Weekend

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen reporter

April 11, 2019

The WSU Hawaii Club is hosting its annual Mom's Weekend luau from 3-6 p.m. Saturday at the Student Recreation Center, where guests will be treated to various types of traditional dances and a Hawaiian style meal. The student group has hosted a luau each Mom’s Weekend for 34 years straight. The event...

Panel will teach students to balance responsibilities

Panel will teach students to balance responsibilities

MILA WIDMAYER, Evergreen columnist

April 4, 2019

Managing the daily stress of college life is a skill rarely mastered. Juggling relationships and work is a feat alone — adding grades into the mix often leads students down the road of many sleepless nights. “Students and professionals alike, the best way to balance life out is to learn time management skill...

RTOP premieres ‘Mamma Mia!’ this spring

RTOP premieres ‘Mamma Mia!’ this spring

CARSON HOLLAND, Evergreen reporter

April 4, 2019

The Regional Theatre of the Palouse (RTOP) is putting on a production of the Broadway musical "Mamma Mia!" from April 3 to April 14. The story of "Mamma Mia!" follows Sophie Sheridan, who is about to get married on an island off the coast of Greece. By reading her mother’s diary, Sophie finds out...

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