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Taimur Aziz

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Visual Arts

Glass Reigns Supreme as Batagov Delivers a Breathtaking Performance

The highlight of the show was certainly Glass’ Movement II in the Tirol Concerto; Russian composer Anton Batagov delivered a breathtaking performance on the piano, doing complete justice to Glass’ work of art.


'Shooter' Off to a Slow Start

Future success for "Shooter" will depend on how high it aims (pun intended) in terms of creatively recreating old narratives.


‘Don’t Stop Me Now’—A Classic Revived

The YouTube band has consistently created brilliant jazzy-vintage renditions of classic and modern hits. “Don’t Stop Me Now,” featuring Melinda Doolittle, is no exception.

The Great Indoors

‘The Great Indoors’ Lacks the Adventure it Promises

The show has some stars in its cast, and it manages a few good laughs, but does it bring anything new to the table? Probably not.

On Campus

The Modernized Tragedy of ‘The Trojan Women’

Running in the Loeb Drama Center from Oct. 14 to 22 by the Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, it was as relevant to modern times as it was centuries ago when it was first written, and Roitman’s version certainly did justice to this timeless classic.

On Campus

“Jazz 100” a Fitting Tribute to the Legends

The show assembled some of the most accomplished jazz players of our time to celebrate the 100th birthdays of four jazz legends: Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald, Mongo Santamaria, and Thelonious Monk.