The Guilfordian

Letter to the editor: Library

October 5, 2018

Dear editor, I went to the Guilford College library a few weeks ago to check out the new tent city.  While strolling through the various exhibits on the first floor, I noticed two newly published books of interest, neither of which had I heard about before, one a psychobiography of Bob Dylan, the...

Leslie Odom Jr. closes the curtain on Bryan Series 2017

Leslie Odom Jr. closes the curtain on Bryan Series 2017

Beatriz Caldas, Editor-In-Chief

November 17, 2017

“We are all in the presence of greatness,” said President Jane Fernandes on Nov. 15 as she introduced the last Bryan Series speaker of the fall semester. “He had his Broadway debut when he was only 17 … and is the winner of a Tony Award … and a Grammy Award. … Please help me welcome him.” As...

Leslie Odom Jr. sets up third Bryan Series to be a hit

Leslie Odom Jr. sets up third Bryan Series to be a hit

Finn Williamson, Senior Writer

November 10, 2017

Leslie Odom Jr.’s career exploded in 2015 when Hamilton premiered on Broadway. Combining a traditional Broadway atmosphere with hip-hop songs and a historical storyline, the show gained a massive following and won 11 Tony Awards in 2016. Odom Jr. carved out his own piece of this spotlight starring...

New musicals shake things up in New York

Annie Fullwood, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

The first Secretary of the Treasury having a rap battle with Thomas Jefferson. Lesbians singing about their dead father. Deaf teenagers discovering sex. The 2015 Broadway lineup. This year has introduced an eclectic collection of new productions, and it may just lead to an entirely new age of Broadway. “Hamilton,”...