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Mace & Crown | October 24, 2017

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Arts & Entertainment Archives * Page 37 of 42 * Mace & Crown

Live laughter at ODU: Comedy Kings in the House of the Monarchs

November 17, 2014 |

Smiles, comedic tears and gut busting laughter filled the North Cafe as the humorous Hudson brothers, Emmanuel and Phillip, performed at Old Dominion University on Nov. 3. With their big start into comedy with the “Rachet Girl Anthem” in 2012, … Read More

Back to the “Futures”

November 17, 2014 |

Jimmy Eat World recently embarked on a countrywide tour to support and celebrate the tenth anniversary of their fifth studio album, “Futures,” on Oct. 21 at the NorVa.

“So far, the response has been great,” said Tom Linton, the band’s guitarist. … Read More

Brand New

November 17, 2014 |

Brand New performed on the last day of their eighteen-day tour to a sold-out crowd at the NorVa on Oct. 30.


Joining the band on their venture was Foxing and Cymbals Eat Guitars. Foxing opened the show and quickly became a … Read More

#HC2K14: Monarchs Assemble, a Heroes Homecoming

November 12, 2014 |

With a campus of about 25,000 students, Old Dominion University students show school spirit during the entire year. But for many, homecoming week is a time for the campus to unify with school pride.

This year’s homecoming theme was Monarchs Assemble, … Read More

Grab your popcorn: “Nightcrawler”

November 12, 2014 |

“Nightcrawler” opens with a peaceful overcast Los Angeles. It could be interpreted as the calm before the storm because it will be the only peaceful scene the film will have.

“Nightcrawler” is the story of Lou Bloom, a sociopathic, self-taught videographer … Read More

Avengers: Age of Ultron discussion

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Come May 2015, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” will be a game-changer in the superhero universe.

A teaser trailer for the film leaked online before the trailer officially premiered during one of the episodes of “Marvel: Agents of S.H.I.EL.D.”

The plot, according … Read More


November 12, 2014 |

In the film, “Wonderwomen: The Untold Story of American Super Heroines,” gender and heroism were examined through one of America’s most famous female super heroes, Wonder Woman. The film followed the history of Wonder Woman from her inception to present day, … Read More

Dirty Heads Rock NorVa

November 12, 2014 |


By Sean Davis Copy Editor

Stepping out of the NorVa into the cold fall air brought disappointment for many as bleak, discomforting reality set in: as much as the music and atmosphere inside might have momentarily convinced the attendees otherwise, we … Read More

#ODUStepshow14 gets live

November 9, 2014 |

Adrienne Mayfield Editor-in-chief

The Ted Convocation Center was saw the glass half-full on Thursday at the 2014 ODU Homecoming Step Show, which was sponsored by the National Pan Hellenic Council. The arena was only half-filled, but the crowd who came to … Read More

Skinnie’s Records & Anthems of the Undesirable pop-up shop

November 8, 2014 |

Nicholas Rayfield Staff Writer

Too often does the term “starving artist” run through one ear and out the other. It doesn’t matter whether you play, collect or just listen. It has almost become habitual to hear the over-saturated expression if you’re … Read More

Awkward Black Girl Reps at ODU

November 5, 2014 |

Dancing may not be her forte, but “awkward black girl” Issa Rae has comedy and inspiration down to a “T.” On Thursday night, Oct. 30, Rae filled Webb Center’s North Cafe with wild laughter as she shared Twitter drama as … Read More

Grab your popcorn: “John Wick”

November 5, 2014 |

“John Wick” is a retired assassin forced to return to killing after he crosses path with members of a Russian mob. Wick, played by Keanu Reeves, is a tactical, merciless killer who is out to punish those … Read More

Haunted Halls in Powhatan

October 29, 2014 |

By Natalie Sole Contributing Writer

ODU’s “Resident Evil” themed Haunted Halls took place at Powhatan Apartments on Oct. 24 and 25. Admittance was one non-perishable food item, which  was collected and then donated to the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia.

Students were led … Read More

Grab your popcorn: “Fury”

October 29, 2014 |

By Julius Ayo Contributing Writer

“Fury,” an aptly named film from director David Ayer, is a gritty, heart-pounding action and psychological drama that fell for the typical tropes and clichés of Hollywood war flicks.

The title, “Fury,” describes the energy of the … Read More