‘Sleeping Beauty’ fills fairy-tale expectations

By Kaydee Donohoo Staff Writer The Boston Ballet’s production of “The Sleeping Beauty,” here from April 28 to May 27, will serve as a good reminder for why audiences love ballet in the first place. For anyone new to ballet, this is great place to start that love. In addition to Tchaikovsky’s music, this production…

Error 404: ‘Black Mirror’ not found

By Haley Verre Staff Writer Viewers may stumble upon “Dimension 404,” a Hulu-exclusive series that could best be described as an off-brand “Black Mirror” with a hint of tongue-in-cheek humor. Given the success of the Netflix series, it is not a surprise that Hulu wanted to follow in the footsteps of its big sister. The…

‘Sidelines’ launches Spring 2017 edition

By Ellen Garnett Staff Writer This week, “Sidelines,” Simmons’ own literary and artistic magazine, launched its Spring 2017 edition. The newest edition features visual art with a focus on the use of watercolor, including a variety of paintings, drawings, photographs, and digital collages. Its poetry and prose section was described as “emotionally charged,” by senior…