Fall Dance Project: Dark Before Dawn

Fall Dance Project: Dark Before Dawn

As shadows clad in flowing suits and beaked masks emerged from a stage pitched into darkness only interrupted by vibrant lights, audience members quietened in anticipation for the Concord Academy Dance Project: Dark Before Dawn. On November 11 and 12, the company of...

Jia Zhangke and His Protest Against Modernization

China implements strict censorship which impedes the creation of otherwise preeminent artworks. The film industry, in particular, is encroached on extensively in this way. Any scene that may be interpreted as politically inflaming, omitting those that support the...

Movie Review: The Truman Show

”We accept the reality of the world with which we are presented.” Peter Weir’s smart and stunning The Truman Show is not just a simple movie, it is one of those insightful and delicate artistic creations that try to warn us about a perhaps imminent dark future. 1998,...

New Gallery Spaces in the Main Building

The new gallery spaces are about to open up for students and faculty members across the hallways in the main building. A variety of visual art forms such as photography, painting, drawing will be displayed. The 2022–2023 Student Arts Council, which consists of three...