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Copper Hana’s Service Gets an Upgrade

Copper Hana’s Service Gets an Upgrade

By Erin Rebar, A&E and Features Editor
March 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Food Review

Copper Hana, Cheney’s local sushi joint, seems to have gotten its feet under itself after a rather rocky start last spring. In an article published by The Easterner shortly after the restaurant’s opening, it was noted that Copper Hana’s atmosphere was hip and clean, and the sushi was high quality, but the se...

“Avenue Q” Wows

“Avenue Q” Wows

By Colette-Janae Buck, Copy Editor
March 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

Walking into EWU’s Mainstage Theatre, I didn’t know what to expect from a musical called “Avenue Q.” I had heard the ample warnings of its adult content, and I had accepted that it would probably take me back to when I was younger and fancied watching Sesame Street, but as I sat down and watched t...

“Avenue Q” Comes to EWU

“Avenue Q” Comes to EWU

By Erin Rebar, A&E and Features Editor
March 2
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

Winter Quarter’s theatrical production, “Avenue Q,” will be gracing the University Theatre Main Stage this Friday, March 3. “Avenue Q” is the story of a young graduate named Princeton and the struggle to find jobs, relationships and meaning in post-college life, according to the show’s official w...

More than Just a Job

More than Just a Job

By Erin Rebar, A&E and Features Editor
February 23
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

In his free time, EWU custodian William Canfield likes spending time at home, playing legos with his kids. “I spend a lot of time with my kids doing that,” said Canfield. “I have two, a five-year-old and a nine-year-old. They are both wild.” In charge of the maintenance and cleanliness o...

Queens Under the Sea

Queens Under the Sea

February 17
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia

Eagle entertainment brings us the 19th annual EWU Drag Show.

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Kicks, Flips and Tips

Kicks, Flips and Tips

By Abbi Vance, Art Director
February 16
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

With renditions of The Little Mermaid, sparkling bejeweled gowns, humor and a coming out announcement from an audience member pulled on stage, the night was nothing less than entertaining. La Saveona Hunt hosted the 19th Annual EWU Drag Show for the first time in her career Friday night on the Univ...

Romantic Valentine’s Day Stories

Romantic Valentine’s Day Stories

By Emily Guidinger Hunt, for The Easterner
February 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

Most people associate Valentine’s Day dates with fancy restaurants, roses, jewelry and giant stuffed teddy bears. The list of expensive gifts goes on and on, and on, until your wallet is empty and your credit cards, if you dare to use them, are maxed. But in reality, celebrating Valentine’s Day...

Valentine’s Day Horror Stories

Valentine’s Day Horror Stories

By Hannah Kelly, Contributing Writer
February 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

Every year on Feb. 14, countless people exchange flowers, candy, cards and gifts with their special “valentine,” whether it be a friend, loved one or an anonymous person. For many, the special day goes as planned but for some it does not, and those experiences can make the holiday a big dis...

Valentine’s Day is a Day for Dancing

Valentine’s Day is a Day for Dancing

By Erin Rebar, A&E and Features Editor
February 9
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

“Even if you’ve never had any dance experience at all this is the place for you.” -Madeline Younglove, VP of Eastern Social Dancers Club

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Meet the Cast of Avenue Q

Meet the Cast of Avenue Q

By Erin Rebar, A&E and Features Editor
February 2
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

It’s like your life, only funnier

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Decades of Fun

Decades of Fun

By Abbi Vance, Art Director
February 2
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Although there is not a gold plaque that brings statues and structures to life at a certain time of night, and Ben Stiller is not a security guard for the J.F.K. Library, Library Lights Out started out as a Night at the Museum inspired thought. When the community adviser for the social science Living Learnin...

Art Inspired by Nature’s Design

Art Inspired by Nature’s Design

By Mia Manzanares, Staff Reporter
January 26
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel

Jenene Nagy arrived at EWU Thursday, Jan. 19 to begin working on Scabland, the new art exhibit in the Art Gallery in the art building. “Scabland is the geological term of this region,” said Nagy. “The Channeled Scablands were created by a cataclysmic flood that left the land barren.” N...

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