The Escape Game Nashville emerges as Nashville’s hottest new trend

The Escape Game Nashville emerges as Nashville’s hottest new trend

The clock is ticking. You frantically search for a clue in the small, locked room. Anxiety sets in—you break out into a cold sweat. You must escape. Sounds like your worst nightmare, but in just the past five months it’s become one of the hottest new attractions in Nashville. Located […]

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Camelot’s golden age shines in Nashville

Camelot’s golden age shines in Nashville

“Camelot,” Lerner and Loewe’s innovative retelling of the legendary story of King Arthur, Guinevere and Lancelot, captivated Nashvillians with its opening performance on Tuesday at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center. This creative musical is a revival of Lerner and Loewe’s classic version that modernizes the production. Its updated look includes […]

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Preview: Two Gentlemen of Verona

Preview: Two Gentlemen of Verona

Girls swagger on stage sporting 5 o’clock shadows, a dog constantly upstages his master and a love triangle forces its way between two friends in Belmont’s production of “The Two Gentlemen of Verona.” The modernization of Shakespeare’s earliest comedy focuses on the power of love and deception. When is it OK […]

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Belmont Equestrian Club wins six ribbons in first competition

Belmont Equestrian Club wins six ribbons in first competition

The Belmont Equestrian Club won six ribbons at the Maryville College competition held Oct. 18 – 19. The five competing members represented Belmont in the hunter/jumper discipline of equestrian sports. Belmont’s competitors rode against other East Tennessee colleges, including Vanderbilt University and University of Tennessee, Knoxville. During the two-day event, […]

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Artist of the Week: Holla Koala

Artist of the Week: Holla Koala

Holla Koala will make you dance with one catchy beat after another. The dance-rock group formed by Connor Kaos has been aiming to encourage the dance and electronica music in both Nashville, Tenn. and at Belmont.  How did you get your start with Holla Koala?  I got started with Holla […]

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Building character: a musical theatre journey

Building character: a musical theatre journey

Since the first day of classes, Belmont musical theater students have been “character building” as they rehearse for their fall production of “Oklahoma!” “The first step of developing a character is knowing the material,” said senior musical theater major Suzanna Champion.  Champion has been acting since she was three and […]

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King Arthur to set up court in Nashville

King Arthur to set up court in Nashville

For one week, Nashville, Tenn. theater fans will have the opportunity to experience the drama, gallantry and chivalry of the golden age of Camelot in Lerner and Loewe’s innovative retelling of King Arthur’s legendary story. “Camelot” is a refreshing look into the lives of King Arthur, his wife Guenevere, the […]

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Veteran indie band, The New Pornographers return to Nashville

Veteran indie band, The New Pornographers return to Nashville

Veteran indie rockers, The New Pornographers, are making their awaited return to Nashville, Tenn.  Nov. 4. The band has been on tour since October in support of its newest record, “Brill Bruisers,” which the group released in August. With a four-year gap between album releases, the band is excited to […]

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Students explore different faces of rock at 2014 showcase

Students explore different faces of rock at 2014 showcase

Students gathered together at the Curb Event Center Saturday night to explore the many faces of rock, from folk to feel-good to something a little bit heavier. The evening kicked off with the Americana and folk sound of the The Red Headed Indian, featuring the ethereal crooning of Caroline Kingsbury. […]

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The Soda Parlor opens its doors for the first time

The Soda Parlor opens its doors for the first time

Nashville, Tenn. welcomed The Soda Parlor, a brand new soda and apparel store located in the heart of Marathon Village with a weekend long grand opening on Oct. 25-26. The Soda Parlor is owned and operated by Olan Rogers, a famous YouTube personality and director. The shop offers a variety […]

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Checkmate: Belmont student is 2014 Tennessee state chess champion

Checkmate: Belmont student is 2014 Tennessee state chess champion

Located just about a mile south of Belmont’s campus, the Nashville Chess Center on Belmont Boulevard greets eager participants ready to learn and master the art of chess. Founded in 1995, the yellow three-story house serves as a haven for all that is the game.  Walking up the stone steps […]

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Hozier album captivates listeners

Hozier album captivates listeners

With a booming voice that captures you with its truthful tone and songs palpable with raw emotion, Hozier’s debut album is intoxicatingly simple. The young Irish singer-songwriter burst onto the scene just days after the release of his viral music video for his song “Take Me To Church.” The video, […]

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