Annual student-run comedy show Fall Follies filled the Massey Performing Arts Center Friday and Saturday with sketches on everything from the upcoming presidential election to what not to do on a first date. A video of the show is now available on the event’s Facebook page. Photos by Cooper Smith.
Former Belmont student Chris Lee dropped everything after landing the huge role of Lafayette/Jefferson in Chicago’s Broadway production of “Hamilton.” With Wednesday’s opening night performance quickly approaching, Lee has been busy rehearsing and performing in the show’s preview nights. “Everyone’s crazy about the show. They have been responding really well […]
With the second preview day of the semester come and gone, Saturday night ended on a high note with the 2016 Urban/Pop Showcase. The Urban/Pop Showcase brought students and parents to the Curb Event Center Saturday to see the four chosen performers. No bands made the cut this year, so […]
Stuck on campus for fall break? Got plans to sleep the days away, ready for a rather uneventful extended weekend? For those left with no plans for break, worry not. In Nashville, the opportunities for fun are limitless, especially this weekend. As always, music lovers will be happy to hear […]
From the Belmont stage to Live on the Green, Belmont band COIN proved making it in music is not all about the destination but about the journey as well. It all started in a Belmont Music Theory class when Chase Lawrence took a leap of faith and asked the student […]
This year, the theater department gets to celebrate a couple important birthdays. Both the Troutt Theater and the bachelor of fine arts degree turn 10 years old. To celebrate, Troutt Theater, a long-time stage for many of Belmont’s productions, served as the set for “Rumors” from Sept. 9 to Sept. […]
It is Facebook official. The Belmont Showcase Series facebook page announced Alyssa Newton as the winner of “The Road To Where” Christian Showcase Saturday night. Her set list was comprised of three songs: “Multiplied/Ever Be,” which was a mashup between a song by needtobreathe and another by Bethel Music, “Surely […]
In a room just off of Belmont’s campus, there is the faint tune of a young band practicing harmonies with a sound that can only be described as whimsical. About a year ago, lead singer Karl Lungmus had the urge to bring a group together that wanted to travel and […]
New Mexico native Alyssa Newton’s performance at Saturday’s Christian showcase has been years in the making. Newton was exposed to music at an early age and began playing classical piano in first grade. After getting a guitar for Christmas in third grade, her passion grew and she found her love […]
After taking a break from performing to focus on school and songwriting, senior Erin Jamieson is excited to step back on stage at the annual Christian Showcase and make the most of her last few months at Belmont. Jamieson is a songwriting major from Minnesota who started writing songs when […]
Taylor Zebracki, 21, is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with a passion for music and an even greater love for Jesus. Zebracki is one of four student acts participating in the annual Christian Showcase on Saturday. After promising herself at the age of 10 she “would not live a boring […]
With more than 30 years in the music industry, Christian/pop artist Amy Grant sat down to talk with Inside the Industry this week, explaining what has helped her identify different parts of her spiritual journey. Grant has an upcoming tour and shows at the Ryman Auditorium this fall.