Fall Play Review: “Plaza Suite”

Fall Play Review: “Plaza Suite”

Sahi Padmanabhan and Maya Fenter
November 8, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Photos, Showcase

Theatre Central is kicking off its year with the fall production of “Plaza Suite” by Neil Simon. The play includes three acts, each set in Room 719 of the Plaza Hotel in New York City. Though advertised as a comedy... Read more »

Book Review: “Microadventures”

Book Review: “Microadventures”

Freya Sonnichsen, Staff Photographer
November 2, 2014
Filed under Entertainment

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Film Review: “Fury”

Film Review: “Fury”

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor
November 2, 2014
Filed under Entertainment

“Best job I ever had.” Ringing through David Ayer’s bloody yet poignant film, this sentence captures the essence of “Fury” in five simple words. “Best job I ever had.” The star-studded cast of Brad Pitt as Don “Wardaddy” Collier,  Shia LaBeouf as Boyd “Bible” Swan, Logan... Read more »

Album Review: “Heart On My Sleeve”

Album Review: “Heart On My Sleeve”

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor
October 29, 2014
Filed under Entertainment

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Album Review: “1989”

Album Review: “1989”

Kian Krashesky, Entertainment Editor
October 27, 2014
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Film Preview: “Annie”

Film Preview: “Annie”

Kian Krashesky, Entertainment Editor, Staff Photographer, Online Film Critic
September 26, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

In the original classic film, Annie is a red-haired Caucasian. But in this new rendition of Annie, African-American actress Quvenzhané Wallis takes on the role. Wallis is a talented force to be reckoned with. She appeared in the Academy Award winning film, “12 Years A Slave” and was nominated... Read more »

Coffee House Recap

Coffee House Recap

Freya Sonnichsen, Staff Photographer
September 21, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase

  Uniformed students with black “Tech Crew” shirts are carrying stage pieces towards the Naperville Central cafeteria, one at a time, assembling tonight's stage. Helpers are on their knees taping down wires from the newly set up lights to the sound system.... Read more »

Film Review: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Film Review: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

Elena Byrd, Staff Photographer
September 7, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“Guardians of the Galaxy” is a fast-paced sci-fi flick with razor sharp wit and a nostalgic feel.  Marvel studios took a risk introducing less known characters, but it paid off big time with its robust storyline and memorable cast. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) is the wry protagonist. He is plucked... Read more »

Enter to win tickets to see Ed Sheeran on Sept. 16

Enter to win tickets to see Ed Sheeran on Sept. 16

Central Times Staff
September 3, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, News

Find out how to enter to win two tickets to see Ed Sheeran live in concert!

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