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Kyle G. Sargent

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Arts Playlist: 10 Trent Reznor Instrumentals

Trent Reznor, the king of industrial rock/metal and frontman for Nine Inch Nails, has been making distorted, minimalist instrumental music for over 30 years.


Looking Back on 30 Years of ‘Child's Play’

Chucky’s violent appetites slowly reveal themselves. With a villain so perfectly suited to the slasher genre, it’s easy to see why he’s stuck around.


‘Patience; or, Bunthorne’s Bride’ Brings Aesthetic Satire to Agassiz

This week, from Nov. 8 to Nov. 10,  the Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club will present their fall production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic opera “Patience; or, Bunthorne’s Bride," a biting satire of overly aestheticized art.

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‘The Romanoffs’ Delivers Despite a Poor Ending

The premiere of “The Romanoffs” is tonally inconsistent with a weak ending, but it makes up for its shortcomings with strong performances, especially by Aaron Eckhart and Marthe Keller.

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‘Beautiful Boy’ A Startlingly Clear Picture of Addiction

In the end, “Beautiful Boy”  is more horror than Hollywood, and takes no artistic shortcuts to portray addiction honestly: as incurable, unpredictable, corrosive, and dangerous.