Theater

Forward Theater’s ‘Mary Jane’ an eye-opening tear-jerker

"Mary Jane" an emotionally raw play, will leave you with better perspective on day-to-day life

Music

Jonathan Russell of The Head and the Heart gives inside look at group’s dynamic before Madison show

The Head and the Heart rolls into Madison September 15, 16 with four albums in the books

Hump Day

Hump Day: Your 101 on summer flings

Summer is about having fun, being spontaneous

Music

Hippo Campus performs “Bambi” tour at Sylvee

Samia opened for Hippo Campus, embracing her sexuality, meaningful lyrics

Film

‘The Vice of Hope’ boasts artistic production, depicts harsh realities

Film depicts hard-to-watch scenes of child trafficking

Books

Lit Fest keynote Lucy Tan talks about loneliness, expectations as an emerging author

Tan's talk highlights three-day long event at Memorial Union

Art

Library exhibition features formative cookbook behind traditional Italian cooking

'Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well' helped unify Italy through homemade food

Music

In Madison show, Mitski combines emotive indie rock with dramatic lyricism

Artist used pronounced gestures to aid performance

Art

Hip-hop culture validated, connected to arts and academia in Line Breaks Festival

First Wave festival featured days of performances, community collaboration

Food

UW Norwegian professor details country’s food culture, high standard of living

Peggy Hager discusses Norway's food, history in relation to prosperous country