Sex, drugs and dance

"Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome…" to the Kit Kat Klub, a seedy escape from reality where fleeting happiness is just a cocaine snort away. This week, the Paramount hosts "Cabaret," Kander and Ebb’s musical about the bleak world of Berlin’s 1930s subculture. Despite its lively song-and-dance, "Cabaret" is a dark show that ends more disturbingly than it […]

Homecoming show: a royal legacy

By now it’s fairly well understood that high expectations annually surround SPU’s Homecoming show. But judging from the buzz surrounding this year’s production, the campus’ biggest theatrical event of the year will go down as the grandest in SPU history. Tomorrow the SPU theater department will open this year’s Homecoming play, Peter Shaffer’s "The Royal […]

A face of dignity

"You are the hope of humanity." This was the message to Seattle college and high school students from former South African president Nelson Mandela. On Dec. 9, Nelson Mandela and his wife, Graca Machel, chancellor of the University of Cape Town, were the featured guests at a student convocation at Seattle University. They were in […]

A face of dignity

Mandela was born into a nation saturated with apartheid, a rigid system of non-white segregation. In a population that was predominantly black, yet ruled by whites, in which murder rates were among the highest in the world, and where rampant racial violence was an ever-present reality, Mandela emerged as the voice of a unified South […]

A face of dignity

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Christmas gift $olutions

<img src="/images/photos99/1999-11-24/GIFTS-stocking.jpg" align="left" width="75" alt="" />When shopping replaces sugar consumption as the most demanding holiday activity, it’s time to re-prioritize. Sure, the easiest solution is to buy everyone on the Christmas list the same gift, or even to flip over to the Home Shopping Network during Sonics game commercial breaks. But contrary to popular opinion, […]