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Photo courtesy of Murfreesboro.com Story by Meredith White / Contributing Writer Based on Amanda Brown’s novel and the 2001 romantic comedy starring Reese Witherspoon, Murfreesboro’s Center for the Arts spun “Legally Blonde” into a musical, and they did it well despite minor technical issues. “Legally Blonde: The Musical” documented the transition of lead character Elle …

Photo courtesy of Nashville Pride Story by Meredith White / Contributing Writer Recognized as National LGBT Pride Month, June’s thirty days are filled with events that will honor and celebrate. Various events are scheduled throughout the month, everything from pageants to a night spent at the ballpark. There truly is a little something planned for …

Photo Courtesy of MTSU via Facebook Story by Tim Jenkins / Staff Writer The MTSU Theatre department took a trip down to New Orleans in their recent performance of Tennessee Williams’s A Streetcar Named Desire, which opened Thursday night and ran over the weekend in Tucker Theatre. The play focuses on Blanche DuBois (played by Hannah Ewing) …

Photo and story by Jarron Parker / Contributing Writer  MTSU’s School of Music students collaborated to create a jazz and dance program to illustrate the adversities of leaving home Thursday night at Hinton Hall. Since spring of 2016, professors Don Aliquo, Jamey Simmons and Marsha Barsky wanted to create a show that recreated the process of moving …

Photos by Connor Burnard / Contributing Photographer Story by Caleb Revill / Contributing Writer The MTSU Center for Chinese Music and Culture hosted its “Dueling Dulcimers” musical performance in Hinton Hall Friday night. Several performers attended, one of which was the US National Champion of hammer dulcimer, David Mahler. “My mom has her master’s degree in …

joys of the season

Photo courtesy of Vimeo and MTSU’s EMC Department By Abigail Miller/ Contributing Writer Tonight, Middle Tennessee State University will be celebrating the holiday season with its annual “Joys of the Season” event from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in Tucker Theatre. This year’s family-friendly event will feature various holiday-themed artwork and classic holiday performances, courtesy of the MTSU …