Inside 'Dores

Home » College Life » The Performances Will Rock

The Performances Will Rock

Cassandra Mychalowycz

This is the Facebook profile picture used to advertise for The Cradle Will Rock. I like how powerful an image it is. :)

Hey everyone!  This last week of school is going to be crazy with all of the exams that are cropping up, but it will also be a performance-seeker’s dream come true!  All the groups on campus are pushed into performing during these few days, packing our last week of classes with excellent displays of how talented Vanderbilt students can be.

Before Thanksgiving break, I got to see Vanderbilt University Theatre’s production of The Cradle Will Rock, which was phenomenal!  VUT doesn’t traditionally do musicals but this one had the edge, radicalism, and serious subject matter that made it perfect for their organization.  I loved seeing an intermix of the performing organizations here–key members from Vanderbilt Off-Broadway and The Original Cast participated in this sung production, which helped emphasize that you can participate in so many different activities during college–you do not have to commit solely to one domain.

I also got to see The Original Cast’s newest show, a production of Putting it Together by Sondheim.  It was beautifully sung, costumed with class, and not as show-tunes-y as many of their pieces.  Don’t get me wrong, I love their work–I am all for jazz hands and bouncing in my seat from peppiness and color saturation.  But this piece was different, and I liked that shift, as well.

Now this upcoming week, The Melodores will be performing, as well as Vanderbilt University Concert Choir, Tongue n Cheek, and so many more.  Victory A cappella’s concert is this Wednesday night, so we’ve been practicing like no other.  The fast shift into a performance is daunting, but I know that we will do it well.  I am so excited to share our talent once more with the Vanderbilt community.

No matter where you go in Vanderbilt, talent surrounds you.  And I love seeing every minute of it!

…Until next time! :)

Back Home   

we're talking about

a cappella a-capella Abroad Academics activities admissions admissions office advice alpha chi omega Alternative Spring Break Alumni Alumni Lawn anchor down AOII ASB athenian sing Athletics AXLE Baking BCM bid day Big Brothers Big Sisters Bike biology biomedical engineering Blair Blair School of Music blog Blogging Bluebird Cafe BME Bolivia Books Branscomb break Breakfast brevard Bridgestone arena British Cafe Coco caitlyn's catch-ups California camping campus catch-up chronicles cello Centennial Park Central Library CFHI Chicago child development China choosing a major choosing Vanderbilt christian christmas Circuits class Class of 2016 Class of 2017 class of 2018 Classes Club Soccer Club Sports coffee Cognitive Studies College College Halls College Life college of arts and science college sports Commencement Commodore Cruise Commodore Quake commodores commons Commons Center Commons Cup Commons Dining community competition concert Concerts Cooking Country Music Culture dance dean wcislo decisions derby days Dessert Dining Dinner disney Diversity diwali dorms downtown downtown nashville Early Decision Economics ed sheeran Edinburgh education End of Semester end of the semester engineering English exam exams exercise exploring Extracurriculars fall Fall Break family family weekend fido finals finals week financial aid First Year five days of harry Florida food football founder's walk franklin fraternity free food french freshman Freshman Life Freshman Year Freshmen friends fun GEO goals graduation Greek Life Grins guatemala Halloween Harry Potter Health Care High school hiking hillsboro Hillsboro Village HOD holiday holidays home homecoming Housing houston Human and Organizational Development Ice Cream IFSA-Butler Inside Dores International International Student internship internships Interviews Intramurals james franklin Jeni's job Jobs Kappa Kappa Gamma Kentucky kissam Laundry leadership Libraries library list London major making friends managerial studies marketing Masala-SACE math Mayfield Maymester MCAT meal plan Mechanical Engineering Mechatronics medical school medicine Megabus mellow mushroom melodores Memorial House memories MHS MOSAIC Move Crew Move-In movies Music Music City Music on Campus Nashville Nashville Predators Nashville sports Nashville Symphony Nationals nature neuroscience new semester new york city NYC OACS off campus on campus events on-campus opportunities Orchestra original cast Outdoors Packing pancake pantry Pancakes parent's weekend Parking Peabody performance Performances philosophy physics poetry Poland pre-med procrastination professor professors questions rand Reading Rec Center recruitment redpepper Registration relaxing Religious Life research retreat Rites of Spring Rome roommate ROTC Running rush ryman Schedule School school spirit Scotland season sec Semester senior Senior Year Service shadow shopping sick sigma phi lambda sleep snow soccer social life sororities sorority South Africa speakers SPEAR sports Spring Spring Break Spring Semester Stambaugh stress Student Life student organizations Study Study Abroad Study Break studying Summer Summer Break Sustainability Sweet Cece's Switzerland Taste of Nashville Taylor Swift Tennessee Tests Textbooks thanksgiving Thanksgiving Break The Music Group The Pub The Vanderbilt Hustler theatre Time tour tour guide towers tpac training travel ultimate frisbee undergraduate research University College London University of Edinburgh vacation Valentine's Day Vanderbilt Vanderbilt Admissions vanderbilt athletics vanderbilt football vanderbilt medical center Vanderbilt Programming Board Vanderbilt University Theatre Vanderbilt Visions Vandy Vegetarian Victory Victory A cappella VIDA Visions visiting home volunteer Volunteering VPB vsg VSVS VUcept VUT Weather weekend Why Vanderbilt Wilderness Skills WilSkills win winning winter winter break work Writing YES Zanzibar


Recent Posts

  • 10948526 Joining the Baseball Bandwagon » 3.31.15
  • Commencement 2014 Three AMAZING alums » 3.29.15
  • writing studio The Write Way » 3.27.15
  • Dean Wcislo Thank you, Dean Wcislo! » 3.27.15
  • admissions-4 So I Heard You Got Into Vandy – A Brief FAQ » 3.26.15

Browse by Month