‘Arts & Leisure’

  • Erie event basis for movie

    Sep 8, 11 • 923 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    Eight years ago, the Erie community experienced one of the more bizarre crimes in recent history when 46-year-old pizza delivery man Brian Wells robbed a PNC Bank on upper Peach Street while having a collar bomb attached around his neck. Soon after he robbed...

  • Stars perform at VMAs

    Sep 8, 11 • 1085 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    The 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards has come and gone. According to MTV, this year’s VMAs had the biggest audience in the network’s history. The show premiered Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. A total of 12.4 million viewers...

  • ‘Tha Carter IV’ review

    Sep 8, 11 • 1067 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    Lil Wayne is back for what he claims will be the final album of his career. But he might want to rethink that after selling more than 900,000 units in the first week with his newest album, “Tha Carter IV.” Lil Wayne is no stranger to controversy, nor does...

  • Ten things to do in Erie

    Aug 18, 11 • 4686 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    From the time you, as freshmen, move in to the time that classes start, Gannon has your schedule booked. The days will be sure to include activities that get everyone acquainted with the campus and each other. The real challenge comes when the events of...

  • Café to occupy former Antler’s property

    Apr 27, 11 • 1860 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    The Student Government Association recently passed a motion to give $9,750 to the One Green World Café (formerly known the International Student Office Coffee Shop) in order to expand its business. The $9,750 investment will be used to purchase a $5,000...

  • tUnE-yArDs goes wild in ‘Whokill’

    Apr 27, 11 • 1528 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    Throw on some war paint, a head band and mismatched clothes, because tUnE-yArDs’ new album, “Whokill” will take you to a wild, primitive state. tUnE-yArDs is native New Englander Merrill Garbus’ experimental solo-project, where she creates organic,...

  • Franco, Portman far from Oscars in ‘Your Highness’

    Apr 27, 11 • 1380 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    James Franco has followed up with his Academy Award-nominated performance in “127 Hours” with yet another role in a stoner movie, director David Gordon Green’s latest film, “Your Highness.” Thankfully, Franco’s latest movie doesn’t last as long...

  • Gannon Goes ‘Camelot’

    Apr 13, 11 • 1116 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    Camelot plays at the Schuster Theatre 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Additional performances are 8 p.m. April 28 – 30 and 2 p.m. May 1. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased by calling the Schuster Theatre box office at 814-871-...

  • Students create Annie Strong exhibit

    Apr 13, 11 • 2067 Views • Arts & Leisure1 Comment

    History will come to life Tuesday as Maria Caulfield opens her Annie Strong exhibit with a first-person interpretation of one of Erie’s richest women. The senior history major said she started doing research on Strong’s life during the fall semester as...

  • ‘Source Code’ offers best of Gyllenhaal

    Apr 13, 11 • 1018 Views • Arts & Leisure, NewsNo Comments

    I must admit, I’m not a fan of Jake Gyllenhaal by any means. I liked him in “Donnie Darko,” but ever since then, his acting career has taken a turn for the worse. One of the problems I have with him is that he invests little passion into his roles....