Category : Arts & Entertainment

New Tricks Party: Food, Presentations, and Raffles, Oh My!

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“The New Tricks party was a great culmination of traditional and contemporary literature and art.”  The New Tricks magazine publication was published and presented on Thurs, Apr 19. Editor in Chief, Jesse Woodward, started …

Music Performance at DSU

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On Sun, Apr 15, the Music at DSU  performed a concert highlighting their band and choir. The band was the newly formed jazz band called the TroGin & Tonic Big band. They performed quite well in …

The Wonders of Poetry in Open Mic Night

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On Tues, Apr 10 the public library had an Open Mic Poetry Night, bringing with it some remarkably talented poets. Some people brought in their own work while others read poetry from favorite famous artists. …

Same Old Dog, More New Tricks

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“New Tricks hopes to gain an impassioned audience; people who enjoy poetry and prose and artwork coming together. It’s all about community.” Every spring, the annual New Tricks Literary Magazine is released as a showcase …

Back in Drag

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Last week on April 4, The Alliance held its annual drag show. Although there were only three contestants in the competition this year, each had a lot to offer during their performance on stage. …

Influencing Children with the Power of Art

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“…it is important for kids to try a lot of different things to find what they are interested in.” – Joe Swanson The Purple Paintbrush, a Children’s art studio here in Madison, held a …

Sigma Tau Delta Members Present at Cincinnati Conference

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Pictured above from left to right: Kennedi Ford, Nelofar Sultan, Prof. Deana Hueners-Nelson, and adviser for Sigma Tau Delta at DSU, Dr. John Nelson   On Mar 21 to 24, Sigma Tau Delta had …

Bigger City, Greater Activities

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                Do you ever wonder what kind of fun you can have outside of Madison, SD?  It’s no secret that this wonderful little town of ours doesn’t have much going for it in the …

Review: DSU Theater’s “The Elephant Man” Goes Beyond the Stage

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This weekend, March 15-18, DSU Theater Company performed the play, “The Elephant Man” which teaches valuable lessons about kindness. On Saturday, March 17, the third day of the performance, I attended, not knowing exactly …

36 Hours in Madison

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36 Hours in Madison, South Dakota Named after the original town-on-a-lake, this community does more than enough to set itself apart. It’s time you see a piece of the heartlands that’s unlike anything in …