Covid. A Coma. A Stroke. José Parlá Returns From the Edge.

CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK After a lengthy recovery, the artist comes back with the most vigorous work he’s made: “It took me a really long time to understand what had happened to me.” By Max Lakin The New York Times July 31, 2022 DETROIT — During the three months last year that the artist José Parlá was in a medically […]

‘A Dozen Dreams’ Review: Eerie Memories Bring Magic to the Mall

Twelve exquisitely designed installations capture the fears, hopes and reveries shared on audio by 12 women playwrights. A room depicting Martyna Majok’s dream is part of the En Garde Arts production of “A Dozen Dreams” at Brookfield Place.Credit...Sara Krulwich/The New York Times By Maya PhillipsMay 20, 2021New York Times A dark room with a naked bulb […]

Choir Students Sing in COVID-19 Support Video

MINOT, N.D. – Two Minot State choir students participated in a collaborative music video to support essential workers. Destiny Smestad, freshman elementary education major, and Sage Garrett, a sophomore interdisciplinary studies major, both sang for the cover of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Director of Choral Activities Emerson Eads mentioned the project to his students while they were […]