It all started two years ago in the corner bathroom of the 10th floor of Morrison Residence Hall in rooms 1055-1058.
UNC Pauper Players’ “Avenue Q” combined two opposing elements — innocent-looking puppets and vulgar, crude humor — to teach audience members that the internet is only for porn.
Parachutes and box fans were suspended from the ceilings. Laser cutouts of animals were hanging from a fan and spinning around continuously, and the artist described them as “collaged cybernetic mythological creatures.”
Barbara Claypole White is turning dark moments light with her second and newest novel, “The In-Between Hour.”
Mike Daisey’s “The Story of the Gun” presented a new and interesting way to approach gun control in the U.S.: It doesn’t exist.
Senior Molly Laux was sitting in a UNC hospital room with her most recent CPAL, a young person with cancer who she was partnered with to support and befriend throughout his treatment, when “Wagon Wheel” came on the music TV channel. He danced around while lying in bed and sang along to the song, and she sang with him.
Come, take a seat in his chair and have a relaxing shave with a vengeful blade that cuts a little too close.
The Brewster family is insane. The aunts kill old men with poisoned wine, the uncles perform plastic surgery on ex-criminals and only one person in the family realizes that all of it is wrong.
Cat Warren, an English professor at N.C. State University, will be reading from her book, “What the Dog Knows: The Science and Wonder of Working Dogs,” today at Flyleaf Books. Warren has been working with her German Shephard, Solo, for 8 years as a cadaver dog, whose job is to find people who have been reported missing and are often dead.
Chapel Hill native Ben Knight drove more than 10,000 miles across the country and spent the night next to a river dam in full camouflage waiting for it to be blown up so that he could record footage of the action.The resulting film, DamNation, has now won awards including the Audience Choice Award at South By Southwest Festival in Austin, Tex., and the award for Best Environmental Film at a film festival in Washington D.C.
Assistant Arts Editor Josephine Yurcaba spoke with one of the producers for MTV’s “Catfish,” Valerie Hamerling, about the prevalence of online dating and what Nev and Max look for in applications for the show.
Assistant Arts Editor Josephine Yurcaba attended the April 25th performance of “Spring Training” and gives the performance 5 stars.
Kevin Allison, creator of “RISK!,” a live podcast and traveling comedy show, said the show aims to humor and shock — whether that’s through stories about experimenting with prostitution or about psychotic, murderous breaks in sanity. “RISK!,” created by Allison in 2009, is coming to the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival Saturday, with a show at the Carrboro ArtsCenter at 7:30 p.m.
One of the only places it is okay to make a racist joke — and laugh at one — is at “The Most RACES Show on Earth,” a comedy show that seeks to unify through laughter.