The Suffolk Journal

Boston Ballet exemplifies talent through contemporary routines

Boston Ballet exemplifies talent through contemporary routines

Morgan Hume

March 4, 2020

The Boston Ballet opened its spring season on Feb. 27 with “rEVOLUTION,” which featured the work of esteemed choreographers George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and William Forsythe. Unlike traditional ballets like “The Nutcracker” or “Swan Lake” that incorporate elaborate costumes and a clear s...

Second year club is tapping into their potential

Member's of the dance crew say they have strong bond with one another

Morgan Torre

November 20, 2019

Tip Tap Toe is approaching its second year in existence at Suffolk and has big plans in store, including its first ever club run event. In the last year, the group participated in the Performing Arts Office (PAO) Winter Concert and the PAO Springfest. Junior Casey Grosjean, president of Tip Tap Toe,...

Caribbean Student Network cultivates culture and color at annual fashion show

Caribbean Student Network cultivates culture and color at annual fashion show

Amy Koczera and Caroline Enos

April 17, 2019

Bright colors and lively rhythms filled the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Saturday night as members of the Caribbean Student Network (CSN) took the runway in the group’s 30th annual fashion show, “Elements.” Through highlighting the unique personalities and styles of each club member, the night showcased...

Suffolk University Dance Company’s hard work pays off at Winter Showcase

Hannah Mitchell

February 16, 2019

The Suffolk University Dance Company (SUDC) lit up the stage during their annual Winter Showcase on Feb. 6 at the Calderwood Pavilion in Boston’s South End. The dance team has been working tirelessly all year to prepare for various upcoming performances, but the Winter Showcase was different than oth...

Institute of Contemporary Art holds host to U.S. Premiere “A Letter to My Nephew”

Felicity Otterbein

November 16, 2016

When contemporary art is discussed, with it comes a undeniable stigma. An aura of superiority and an air of high intelligence is instilled. It can be considered a minority in the entertainment industry, compared to attendances to world renowned museums of fine art such as the Louvre in Paris or the N...

“Le Corsaire” en pointe in season opener

Haley Clegg / Photo Editor

Felicity Otterbein and Kendra Huber

November 2, 2016

Ivan Liska’s production of “Le Corsaire” encompassed the essence of both the poetry of dance and the power of character. Held at the Boston Opera House, the Boston Ballet kicked off the 2016-17 season with the North American premier of Liska’s version of this epic story, which embodied action...

W!CKED good

W!CKED good

Taylor White, Journal Contributor

March 4, 2016

The W!CKED Hip-Hop Dance Crew hosted Boston’s Best Dance Crew 2016 at the C. Walsh Theater. The annual event and benefit competition was a sell out with Suffolk Students, alumni and relatives of dancers from other schools and groups. This year, a portion of the ticket sales were donated to a W!CKE...

New cultural dance group to bring African hip-hop

Skot Lindstedt/Journal Contributor

Evette Thompson

April 1, 2015

  Suffolk University has new dance group called Trxbe. Trxbe, pronounced "tribe," was founded by Osamede Ogbeifun and had its first meeting on March 26. Ogbeifun, freshman business management major, believes that this is not an ordinary dance group. This dance group “seeks to enlighten people...

W!CKED calls on local dance troupes to beat rare disease

By Kathy Maloney

Will Senar

March 25, 2015

From billiards to business, Suffolk University’s student run organizations stand out not only for their exemplary ability to get students involved on-campus, but also for their outstanding philanthropic efforts. Allocating 60 percent of proceeds, Suffolk's W!CKED hip-hop dance crew teamed up with nearby...

Suffolk’s Asian clubs welcome Lunar New Year

Performer plays the ancient Chinese instrument Guzheng. 
By Vincent Lin

Haley Peabody

February 18, 2015

Students packed the C. Walsh Theatre last Wednesday night to enjoy an evening of culture and celebration as they rang in the Chinese Lunar New Year. The show, which was performed almost entirely in Chinese, was a collaborative effort between several different organizations from around the Boston area...

GrooveBoston brings Suffolk together to ‘Rage for a Cause’

Haley Peabody/Journal Staff

Haley Peabody

February 4, 2015

Suffolk University was taken by storm by GrooveBoston on Thursday. Presented by Program Council and the Student Government Association at Royale Boston, GrooveBoston brought a unique dance party experience to students just outside campus. The night was filled with booming, upbeat dance music and remixes...

Passion Latina: Salsa, reggaeton, and more set to take over campus

Reinaldo Orenalla

September 25, 2013

Passion Latina is the newest student group to hit the extracurricular scene on Suffolk University’s campus. A Latin dance group open to practicing all kinds of dance and music, Passion Latina is currently focusing on merengue, reggaeton, salsa, and bachata. The group eventually would like to add...

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