July 5, 2020

Lifestyle

Their final bow

Seniors Kelly Nienaltowski and Conor Edward Kelly Dagenfield took the stage of the Browning Theatre for the last time on April 24. After four years of acting and assisting shows at the Conservatory of Theatre Arts, they will say their final goodbyes to Webster University when they graduate this May.

“Book of Mormon”

Michael James Scott left Webster University’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts halfway through his senior year to follow his dream of becoming an actor. Now, after starring in over 20 productions, he’s appearing in his seventh Broadway play “The Book of Mormon,” directed by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, creators of South Park.

Leaving his “baby”

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Unveiled

Women in ball gowns twirled and men in masks danced at the Black and White Unveiled Masquerade Ball Saturday, April 23. Webster University’s Association for African American Collegians hosted the ball. AAAC members pushed tables in Marletto’s Marketplace to the side, filled the space with balloons and hired DJs to give Webster University students an end-of-the-semester party.

Surfacing

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Girl Talk!

The blue lights illuminating the Grant Gymnasium went out, bringing an explosion of noise from hundreds of awaiting fans. As the seconds ticked by, the audience got more and more anxious. Arms went up, slow claps started, cell phone flashlights shook in the air and a chant overtook the crowd.