Hail, Caesar! Review By Sean Harrison

Already being familiar with the Coen Brothers’ work, I knew what to expect with Hail Caesar! Like many of their other movies, this film combines a serious story line with the quirky humor that has become a bit of a trademark. That being said the movie takes place in the early 50’s and revolves around the film industry around that time. Anyway, it stars Josh … Continue reading Hail, Caesar! Review By Sean Harrison

Burlesque is NOT Cabaret: Pasties and Panties, oh my! by Stephanie Hoover

If you’re looking to take in a burlesque show you don’t need to truck it to Vegas in order to do so. Just head over to Bottoms Up Quad City Burlesque located at the Speakeasy in Rock Island.   Now, my first experience with burlesque was interesting to say the least. Apparently I thought that burlesque and cabaret were synonymous, but I quickly found were … Continue reading Burlesque is NOT Cabaret: Pasties and Panties, oh my! by Stephanie Hoover

The Importance of a Portfolio By Stephanie Hoover

My former journalism instructor Kay Luna, reporter for the QC Times, always described me as a “prolific writer” to anyone I met -and I hold to that title! However, whenever people ask me what I’ve written I just say, “Um, I wrote most of the Scott Community College paper when I went there, I write a lot for class –a lot about Frankenstein and Fight … Continue reading The Importance of a Portfolio By Stephanie Hoover