Arts & Entertainment

By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 9, Volume 33 of The University Register on March 12, 2021

Recently, I had the opportunity to interview Elizabeth Ziman, lead singer of Elizabeth & the Catapult, about her quarantine-released album, “sincerely, e.” Ziman grew up in New Y...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 9, Volume 33 of The University Register on March 12, 2021

On Tuesday, March 2, the Morris Meninges Theater released a recording of their production of Iphigenia in Aulis, written by Euripides and translated by Robert Porter.

Iphigenia...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 9, Volume 33 of The University Register on March 12, 2021

On Tuesday, March 2, approximately 180 folks stopped by the Turtle Mountain Cafe (TMC) and made their very own lucky bamboo, with materials also provided for making balloon stres...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 9, Volume 33 of The University Register on March 12, 2021

On Friday, Feb. 26, UMM held a students versus faculty trivia night. Trivia night was hosted by Peter Bremer and sponsored by College Bowl. Carolyn Curtis was our reader for the...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 8, Volume 33 of The University Register on February 26, 2021

As I was searching for an album to review this issue, I was notified that my good friend, Flwrs, had just released his fifth album, “Vivarium”. Flwrs (pronounced “flowers”) is...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 8, Volume 33 of The University Register on February 26, 2021

On Thursday, Feb. 18, my colleague and I had the pleasure of interviewing Gaelynn Lea, the haunting violinist of Duluth, Minnesota. Lea has performed all across the country, i...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 8, Volume 33 of The University Register on February 26, 2021

On Thursday, Feb. 11, UMM hosted the Prairie Gate Literary Festival, a biennial celebration of writing, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. There was a panel of writers available for a live...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 7, Volume 33 of The University Register on February 12, 2021

MISSIO released their third album, “Can You Feel The Sun”, on Oct. 23 of last year. To be frank, I had planned on writing about this when it came out but I simply did not enjo...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 7, Volume 33 of The University Register on February 12, 2021

On Wednesday, Jan. 27, Elizabeth (Liz) Thomson from EDI hosted a poetry workshop over Zoom to celebrate Dr./Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The workshop was available over Zoom, a...

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By Alisa Samadani, A&E Editor Originally published in Issue 6, Volume 33 of The University Register on November 20, 2020

On Wednesday, Nov. 18, Symphonic Winds streamed their fall performance on YouTube. The post was made at 7:30 p.m. and lasted for 30 minutes. This semester, the ensemble has co...

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