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This month, the theatre department is producing two student directed and designed plays. The weekend of Feb. 10 through 12 was dedicated to the musical, “Daddy Long Legs,” and the following weekend, Febr. 16 – 18, will be dedicated to the studio production, “A History of Falling Things.” “Daddy Long …

On Saturday, March 4, the Cosplay and Pop Culture Club will host Carthage’s first Comic-Con. The event, which will take place in the TWC from noon until 6:00 p.m., will feature student panels discussing how popular culture relates academics. “Carthage Con is essentially just a way to bring the nerd …

For thirteen years, lovable, adoptable puppies have competed to be the Puppy Bowl Champions. This year, stakes were higher than ever before for Team Rough and Team Fluff, who for the first time, were competing for the Lombarki Trophy. For those that missed the record-breaking Puppy Bowl XIII, here are …

“True, honest conversations.” David Chrisinger, professor of veteran’s studies, suggested that these are a way to bridge the divide that lives between veterans and civilians. Chrisinger and Martin McClendon, theater department chair and associate professor of theater at Carthage, led the audience through a night of staged readings, documentaries, videos …

Junie B. Jones “The B stands for Beatrice. Except I don’t like Beatrice. I just like B and that’s all.” Iconic. Being the first chapter books I was able to read on my own – and read over and over again – I can recite this by heart. Tons of …

“Marriage a la Mode” is a play that deals with love and marriage intertwined with the story of a usurped throne. One part of this split-plot production is a heroic story about getting the rightful monarch back in power. Underlying this is the low comic plot, which follows two noblemen …

As the name suggests, “Wild Party” is indeed about a party, one that features relationship drama that would make any soap opera look like merely a squabble of bickering children. This musical that will be performed by the Music Theatre Workshop Bootcamp (THR 2620) class taught by Professors Corinne Ness, …

Written by Morgan Forst & Claire Carlson – Public Relations Students at Carthage College On Friday, October 10, the Carthage Wave Radio had the opportunity to sit down with The Middle Ground in The Wave studio. The Middle Ground, an alternative pop style band from Milwaukee, is a dynamic group …

“Come, sit every mother’s son, and rehearse your parts,” says William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (3.1.74). Now if the line “every mother’s son” were replaced with “Carthage student and staffer,” this quote would summarize the goal of the English Players club. The English Players was founded last summer by English …

In elementary and middle school, watching videos in class meant having the day off from lessons, but in college, videos are a great study tool, especially the way that French and Spanish professor Isabel Rivero-Vila is using them. Rivero-Vila always loved using videos to supplement her lessons in class, specifically …