REVIEW: ‘The Good Woman of Setzuan’ brings energetic cast, compelling story to Troutt Theater

REVIEW: ‘The Good Woman of Setzuan’ brings energetic cast, compelling story to Troutt Theater

In its opening weekend at the Troutt Theater, the Belmont University theatre and dance department’s performance of Bertolt Brecht’s “The Good Woman of Setzuan” proved an entertaining show that proves moral complexity and comedy are not mutually exclusive. The play — originally written at the end of the 1930s — […]

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REVIEW: ‘Antigone’ marks another success in Black Box Theater

REVIEW: ‘Antigone’ marks another success in Black Box Theater

Belmont theatre has done it again. “Antigone” is one of three Theban plays written by the famed Sophocles. This play deals with the concept of right and wrong, especially when it comes to legacy and honoring those who have passed. It also deals with familial responsibility and loyalty. Sophocles was […]

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PHOTOS: Commercial Music Showcase shows off more talent at Belmont

PHOTOS: Commercial Music Showcase shows off more talent at Belmont

Only days after the Country Showcase, another showcase was ready to show off the talents of four more students. After all, this is Belmont University. The 2017 Commercial Music Showcase took place Feb. 6 at 5:30 p.m. inside the Massey Performing Arts Center. This was also the 25th year for […]

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Country Showcase stays true to Nashville reputation

Country Showcase stays true to Nashville reputation

If you walked into the Curb Event Center Saturday night with your eyes closed, you may have thought you were down at the Wildhorse Saloon. However, the Curb was decked out as always with a stage, lights and plenty of seating, ready to welcome Belmont students and preview day attendees […]

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Country Showcase Preview: Brittany Ray

Country Showcase Preview: Brittany Ray

Junior music business major Brittany Ray will hit the stage Saturday night at the 2017 Country Showcase, making this her first appearance as a solo artist at a Belmont event. Ray’s first piano lessons were in kindergarten, and, soon after, she picked up a guitar. But her interest in music […]

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Beltones end competition on high note, advance to semifinals

Beltones end competition on high note, advance to semifinals

The Beltones took the International Championships of Collegiate A Cappella quarterfinals by storm Jan. 21 at University of Tennessee Knoxville, winning an award for best choreography and first place overall. “This year, we decided to focus on some of the social problems in our world. We open with a mashup […]

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Country Showcase Preview: The Olson Bros Band

Country Showcase Preview: The Olson Bros Band

The Olson Bros Band, headed by family duo Luke and Isaac Olson, will be bringing its talents to the Country Showcase on Saturday. Despite their great country sound and deeply Southern image, the two grew up in Olympia, Washington. Playing music together came naturally — they learned guitar together, sang […]

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Country Showcase Preview: Lauren McLamb

Country Showcase Preview: Lauren McLamb

Despite having lost last semester’s ASCAP Writers Showcase, senior Lauren McLamb is excited to step back onstage and let her original songs be heard as she concludes her last few months at Belmont. “It was kind of an ‘everything happens for a reason’ moment because if I had won it, […]

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Country Showcase Preview: Kenzie Palmer

Country Showcase Preview: Kenzie Palmer

Country artist Kenzie Palmer is a commercial music major from West Middlesex, Pennsylvania. As a senior, she hopes to continue writing music and performing after graduation. But first things first: Saturday’s Country Showcase. Besides releasing singles and playing writer’s rounds, Palmer has spent the last year working on her submission […]

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Belmont alumna earns title of Nashville theater’s ‘it’ girl

Belmont alumna earns title of Nashville theater’s ‘it’ girl

Since graduating from Belmont University in May of 2016, Morgan Davis has been making waves in the Nashville theater community. Recently, Davis gained a lot of attention and superb reviews for her performance in Nashville Repertory Theatre’s production of the comedic play, “Noises Off!” With sources such as Broadway World […]

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PHOTOS: Sports teams showcase talent off courts, take stage

PHOTOS: Sports teams showcase talent off courts, take stage

Armed with five dollar bills and a desire to see some hilarious skits – and help out the Special Olympics – Belmont students flocked to the Massey Performing Arts Center Sunday night for the sixth annual Battle of the Bruins. Belmont athletic teams came together onstage with the Music City […]

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Motion pictures student hits different note with senior project

Motion pictures student hits different note with senior project

Belmont is full of overachievers. Students who have studied their craft and understood their assignment but go out of their way to make something truly original. Senior Garrett Thompson is one of those students. A motion pictures major and music minor, Garrett Thompson decided to take on his senior capstone […]

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