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The excitement was on at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Friday, Feb. 12. A new sorority was announced at a probate that night. Sigma Lambda Gamma made their debut on the Arkansas …

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‘Escape’ with your friends at the Central Arkansas Escape Rooms
April 28, 2016 – 2:42 pm | Comments Off

Central Arkansas Escape Rooms, located at 109 E. Central Ave. in North Little Rock, offers fun puzzle rooms for a group of friends or a student organization.
An escape room is a group activity where you …

‘Hardcore Henry’ gives a new perspective to the action movie genre
April 28, 2016 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

“Hardcore Henry” is an action movie with a few comedic twists thrown in to ease the tension and nausea.
Why did this movie make me nauseous? I’m sure you might be thinking, “It’s an action movie. …

Tech Corner: Color for the color blind
April 28, 2016 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

The potential for those born colorblind to see the world in all its glorious hues is no longer a “pigment” of their imagination. A company called EnChroma has created a pair of glasses that will …

Classic alternatives: The stuff that dreams are made of
April 28, 2016 – 2:40 pm | Comments Off

The partnership between John Huston and Humphrey Bogart is arguably the best in the history of cinema. The two men made three of the greatest adventure stories ever filmed.
While their first collaboration was “High Sierra,” …

‘Fight Club 2′ pushes the envelope for vulgarity
April 28, 2016 – 2:39 pm | Comments Off

Sequels are seldom as good as the originals, often ineffectively trying to one-up their predecessors. “Fight Club 2,” however, is very different than most sequels, as it is presented in a different medium  than the …

What’s Happening in Little Rock April 27 editon
April 28, 2016 – 2:37 pm | Comments Off

June 4 – 5
Starting Saturday and ending on Sunday, Riverfest will be held at the Riverfront Park. Riverfest will host well known artists as well as local bands. Concerts will go from 1:00 p.m. …

Andy Mineo delivers great concert in Little Rock
April 28, 2016 – 2:36 pm | Comments Off

Rapper Andy Mineo performed in Little Rock, Arkansas, for the first time at Revolution Music Room.
This was my first time going to rap concert, so I was extremely excited. Andy Mineo is a Christian rap …

Art events this summer in Little Rock
April 27, 2016 – 8:45 pm | Comments Off

‘Windfall’at The Rep June 10-26
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre will premiere “Seinfeld” actor Jason Alexander’s production, “Windfall,” to the world on June 10.
The play is about four coworkers who bought a winning lottery ticket together. Splitting …

Eat beat: EJ’s Eats and Drinks
April 25, 2016 – 9:55 pm | Comments Off

Price Range: $-$$
($ = $5 or less, $$ = $6-$15, $$$ = $16-$25, $$$$ = $26-$35, $$$$$ = $36+)
If you’re looking for a good, casual lunch spot in downtown Little Rock, look no further than …

Tech corner: Nike designs self-adjusting shoes
April 13, 2016 – 9:10 pm | Comments Off

Say goodbye to the days of learning how to tie a shoe and perfecting the style that best fits. This is the future and with the future comes technological advancements that eliminate the minor inconveniences …

What’s happening in Little Rock April 13 edition
April 13, 2016 – 9:09 pm | Comments Off

ASO Pops Live! The Movie Music of John Williams
May 7
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Think of the great movie moments from the last 40 years. Picture the shark in “Jaws” swimming toward the sinking Orca. Remember …

Classic alternatives: Olivier’s Shakespeare
April 13, 2016 – 9:08 pm | Comments Off

There is new “Macbeth” movie out, so naturally the classics article should have a look at one of the great Shakespearian actor’s versions.
The actors that immediately come to mind include; Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Richard …

New Shakespeare series recreates classic stories
April 13, 2016 – 9:07 pm | Comments Off

Several famous authors are reimagining the works of Shakespeare in the “Hogarth Shakespeare” series. So far the series has released new versions of “The Winter’s Tale” and “The Merchant of Venice.”
These plays have been transformed …

Macbeth is a violent work of art
April 13, 2016 – 9:06 pm | Comments Off

While there are several film adaptations of “Macbeth,” the new version maintains its individuality.
Though the film isn’t set in the present day, as some versions are, the gritty realism and beautiful Scottish landscapes incorporated into …