Arts

Another spoken word artist expands beyond Bob’s

Que’nique Newbill ’12 performs slam poetry at Bob’s Underground Cafe, and like other artists that have been featured here, he often performs with a partner. In his case, it is previously-interviewed Jumi Bello ’13. They recently appeared together in Burling Library at a poetry night. Here, Newbill discusses his influences and performance habits, as well…

British play adapted for Grinnell’s stage

This weekend, Grinnell students will stage the US premiere of “The Contingency Plan,” a modern environmentalist drama. The production first debuted at the Bush Theatre in London in 2009 as two separate but related shows. A combined version of the two was then written for BBC Radio. Director Lesley Delmenico, Associate Professor of Theatre and…