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Let’s talk about ‘The Shirt’

Let’s talk about ‘The Shirt’

| Wednesday, April 28, 2021

On Friday, the 32nd edition of “The Shirt” — a piece of apparel produced annually to celebrate the year’s Notre Dame football team — was revealed to the community.  I have long had thoughts on the shirt — which I refuse to capitalize out of disrespect for the institution read more

Taming of the Shrew: Shakespeare on stage

Taming of the Shrew: Shakespeare on stage

| Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Notre Dame’s student-run Not-So-Royal Shakespeare Company (NSR) brought a night of spunk, squabble and suitors to the Washington Hall stage last Saturday. The troupe performed Shakespeare’s 1594 play, The Taming of the Shrew, which was directed by senior Isobel Grogan and assistant directed by junior Cate Cappelmann.  The play read more

Making sense of the 2021 Oscars

Making sense of the 2021 Oscars

| Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Last Sunday, I live tweeted the Oscars. I’m not entirely sure what compelled me to do this. Perhaps it was my duty as an entertainment journalist to provide the public with some extra-colorful color commentary. Maybe it was my main character complex — bass-boosted by the vanity of social read more

The 2021 Scene Oscars ballot

The 2021 Scene Oscars ballot

| Friday, April 23, 2021

The 93rd Academy Awards are this Sunday, April 25, and Scene cordially invites you to fill out a ballot of your own! Use this page for your picks, your predictions — whatever you like. And be sure to tune in to the Oscars on Sunday at 8 p.m. read more

The Trophy Hunter: 93rd Oscars Ballot

The Trophy Hunter: 93rd Oscars Ballot

| Wednesday, April 21, 2021

This Sunday’s 93rd Academy Awards will cap one of the strangest, most turbulent years in recent movie history. To celebrate, I’ll complete my Trophy Hunter series with a final Oscar ballot. A combination of streaming and screenings, both in-person and virtual, allowed me to see every feature and short read more