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Fee-fi-Faux Fans: A brand-new option for “attending” virtual performances

Fee-fi-Faux Fans: A brand-new option for “attending” virtual performances

Faux Fans, or “Faux Fans In the Stands”, is a new program that allows friends and family of Butler arts students to support performances by purchasing a 16 x 24 picture of themselves for $50. This picture will be placed in the audience where performances are held.

Bulldogs board their broomsticks

Butler University is entering the magical world of Hogwarts and Harry Potter by establishing its first ever quidditch team this year. Quidditch is a fictional sport played by wizards on broomsticks in J.K. Rowling’s “Harry Potter” series.  The game consists of seven players: three chasers, two beaters, a seeker and a keeper. The objective of

Schrott Center on track for completion

The Howard L. Schrott Center for the Performing and Visual Arts will open this spring on schedule. Senior project manager Craig Hardee said most of the summer construction took place inside the center itself, as the outside structure is nearly complete. The exterior site work also concluded this summer, and the surrounding parking lots and

Machete mixes action, with political satire

Danny Trejo has always been the creepy side character in cheesy action flicks, but he finally gets his shot as the title character in the action-packed “Machete,”  a film very fitting for him. A little bit of background on “Machete”:  The film started as a fake trailer in the Robert Rodriguez/Quentin Tarantino double feature “Grindhouse.”