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Scene in South Bend: Pinellia Vegan Asian

Scene in South Bend: Pinellia Vegan Asian

| Tuesday, January 22, 2019

On the northeast side of South Bend — inching towards Mishawaka but still a ten minute drive from Notre Dame’s campus — rests an Asian takeout restaurant offering selections ranging from Korean to Japanese and Chinese cuisine. Restaurants of this nature are relatively common in Midwestern cities, but Pinellia read more

The Band CAMINO Concert @ Legends

The Band CAMINO Concert @ Legends

| Monday, January 21, 2019

The Band CAMINO performed at Legends Thurday, Jan. 17, marking their first concert in two months, and serving as a warmup performance to prepare them for their tour that starts Friday, Jan. 25. This concert was also the foursome’s first time in South Bend. I was able to interview read more

The Tallest Man on Earth, Overlooked

The Tallest Man on Earth, Overlooked

| Friday, January 18, 2019

There’s some irony to the fact that The Tallest Man on Earth went under the radar last year. Kristian Matsson, stage name The Tallest Man on Earth, released six singles over the course of 2018. In September 2018, the folk singer-songwriter compiled five into his EP “When The Bird read more

Scene in South Bend: January in the Bend

Scene in South Bend: January in the Bend

| Friday, January 18, 2019

Welcome back to campus! January is practically bursting with exciting things to do in South Bend. Now that you’ve settled into your dorm rooms and located all of your classes, please accept Scene’s humble suggestions for how to spend your next weekends.   Taste test craft beers at South read more

‘The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical’ gives Greek mythology an electrifying encore

‘The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical’ gives Greek mythology an electrifying encore

| Thursday, January 17, 2019

Satyr. Tartarus. Kronos. The concept of millions of children readily embracing the archaic lexicon of Greek mythology seems ludicrous, but fantasy author Rick Riordan has accomplished the impossible with his “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” series. Perhaps inspired by recent book-turned-musical hits such as “Hamilton” and “Fun Home,” composer read more

‘The Favourite’ is a brutal delight

‘The Favourite’ is a brutal delight

| Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Yorgos Lanthimos’ “The Favourite” features graphic self-harm, animal abuse and enough bodily fluids to make David Cronenberg blush. It’s also the funniest film of 2018. The latest tragicomedy from the controversial Greek auteur is one of those “based on a true story” films that seemed to have kept only read more