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‘‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore:’ Modernizing 1600s love

‘‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore:’ Modernizing 1600s love

By Lillian Barkley

March 4, 2015

Filed under Life & Culture

While Illinois Theatre’s latest production, “‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore,” is advertised with a mature-content warning, the show contains much more than language and nudity.“There’s nothing extra added on for shock value,” said Sally Rae Hamer, senior in FAA, who plays Isabella, a college ...

Sphinx Virtuosi orchestra performing at Krannert

October 7, 2014

Filed under Uncategorized

There’s something distinctly different about the Sphinx Virtuosi orchestra group. As with professional orchestra groups, the musical talent is there. However, while many “Big Five” chamber and other professional orchestras may be comprised of mainly white musicians, the Sphinx Virtuosi doesn’...