Sara Bareilles takes OU

On Saturday, October 19, Templeton-Blackburn Memorial Auditorium begins to fill with women and their significant others, as my roommate and I scan the lower level for our seats.  Distracted by the sea of fedoras (sorry ladies, Sara rocks it best), I almost didn’t recognize the tall lengthy woman entering the stage draped in an oversized…

‘Take This Waltz’ delivers refreshing take on romance

A young woman questions the permanence of her otherwise happy marriage when a handsome stranger moves in across the street, creating humorous drama between her and her husband through awkward and/or horrifying situations. While this plot may seem like a contrivance of the contemporary romantic comedy genre, writer and director Sarah Polley breathes an unflinchingly…