Reasons to Be Pretty gives intimate performance

Students from the Grand Valley State University Theatre department organize multiple performances each year, and under the direction of GVSU student Cody Robinson, they premiered “Reasons to Be Pretty” this weekend at the Louis Armstrong Theatre. The performance was one of intimacy. Audience members were seated on stage in rows of three on platforms surrounding […]

Dancing for Donations

Each semester, the Grand Valley State University Dance Troupe partners with a nonprofit to give back to the community, usually by taking donations. This semester, the group paired with Kids’ Food Basket to collect various items. “Dance Troupe decided to donate to the Kids’ Food Basket this semester because recently we have not donated to […]

Local film stars GV talent

By Shelby Pendowski In 2009, 228 people boarded Air France flight 447 in Rio de Janeiro to make a routine flight to Paris, but the passengers and flight crew never reached their final destination. The Air France flight disappeared over the Atlantic Ocean. The mystery of the flight and its recovery in May 2011 inspired […]

Grand Rapids’ solar-powered nightlife: Businesses make big step towards a greener downtown

By Shelby Pendowski One of Grand Rapids’ many music venues, The Pyramid Scheme, joined the green initiative by installing rooftop solar panels to power their facility. “We always planned on trying to take a big step on decreasing our carbon foot print,” said Carolyn Schaut, office manager of The Pyramid Scheme and The Meanwhile, a […]

Concert shows that GVSU is a little bit country: Country fans turn out to see country musicians turn up

By Shelby Pendowski “Are there any country music fans in the house tonight?” An eruption of ear-piercing screams from Grand Valley State University students, community members and B-93.7 listeners answered the question posed by country musician Sam Hunt. Yes, there were country music fans in the GVSU Fieldhouse. Spotlight Production’s annual spring concert featuring Hunt, The Henningsens […]

93.7 hosts Birthday Bash: Country artists to take over US 131 Motor Speedway for the 21st celebration

By Shelby Pendowski It’s off to the races, but instead of revving engines reaching the fans’ ears, the familiar notes of country artists will boom from speakers. B-93.7FM will transform US 131 Motor Speedway on June 8 and 9 into a two-day music festival featuring 12 musicians. What is now called “Birthday Bash” was initiated […]