Posts in category

Lifestyles


Photo by Jeff Gibson Story by Rayyan Ahmed/Contributing Writer Open Jar is based in New York City and is one of the most Broadway-integrated actor training programs there is. Students from all over audition to become a part of the program and are given the opportunity to train with some of Broadway’s greatest actors, directors, …

Story by Makayla Boling Photos courtesy of Tennessee Performing Arts Center On Friday, November 5, The Spongebob Musical premiered at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center as part of a Broadway series in partnership with TriStar Health and HCA Healthcare. Attendees of all ages filled the Jackson Hall Lobby in anticipation as they enjoyed free souvenir …

Story and Photos by Veronica Prigmore Friends and families came together to honor loved ones affected by cancer at The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night fundraiser walk on Friday, November 1 at Nissan Stadium. Light the Night brightens the negative outlook on cancer for those affected and their families. Red and white lanterns …

Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Sunday, November 3, the annual Thai-Laos Food Fair was hosted at the Wat Amphawan of America, a Buddhist temple located in Murfreesboro. The event started at 11 a.m. at Barfield Crescent park in Murfreesboro, where people from all over Middle Tennessee showed up. The small price of …

Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Saturday, November 1, Cheekwood hosted its annual Day of The Dead celebration. The family friendly event provided plenty of performances, children’s activities and food selections. The annual event celebrates the Mexican holiday Día de Muertos, or Day of the Dead, a time when families gather to honor their …

Photos and Story by Reana Gibson/Contributing Writer On Wednesday, October 30, MT LAMBDA–the oldest LGBTQ+ student organization in Tennessee– held its 2019 Annual Benefit Drag Show. MT LAMBDA began hosting drag shows in 2010. Prior to the 2017 Holiday Drag Show, it had been roughly five years since LAMBDA held a show at all.  “In …