Sustaining the momentum of an internationally acclaimed franchise after a successful first installation is a difficult task. The Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins faced this same issue. Although the books may have begun to falter with Catching Fire, the film sequel doesn’t only ride on its predecessor’s global success but earns its own merits with an outstandingly talented cast, riveting special effects and a revitalization of the plot that secures its position in the rare ranks of a movie that’s better than the book.
Students showcase their talent in the Donn B. Murphy One Acts Festival
At the Donn B. Murphy One Acts Festival, audiences will be reminded that old-fashioned theatre is anything but stale. This annual event run, by the Mask & Bauble Society, showcases fresh talent in the Georgetown community and gives actors, playwrights and directors the opportunity to hone their skills in front of a live audience.