April 14, 2014

Volume 110, Issue 33

Stories from the April 14, 2014 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Comedy festival looks to cultivate college talent

Slate: The World College Comedy Festival is a day filled with comedic talent from both college and professional comedy groups. Professional groups will hold workshops, allowing anyone to learn 101, while the festival will culminate with a performance that night.

In Abe Lincoln musical, an unconventional cast of fraternity brothers

Not only did he want the social fraternity to sing, dance and act, but senior Colin O’Brien wanted Beta Theta Pi members to perform in a historical-fiction musical that he wrote called “My Dear Lincoln,” which depicts a schizophrenic Abraham Lincoln as he struggles to keep the country united while enduring bizarre visions of Gen. Robert E. Lee.