Fall Fest 2019: A journey through the decades

With clear skies, carnival games and music that could transport you back in time, this year’s Fall Festival was nothing short of a good time as the Hofstra community came together to celebrate the beginning of another school year. While fun rides and good food made for popular attractions, the main event happened on the Fall Fest stage where artists united for unforgettable performances.

Kings and queens slay Hofstra annual drag show

Rainbow colored lights illuminated the stage at the John Cranford Adams Playhouse, where hundreds of Hofstra University students gathered for a night full of glitter and fun. The Pride Network (TPN), the Queer & Trans People of Color Coalition and the Gender Identity Alliance hosted their annual drag show on Thursday, Sept. 26, featuring over a dozen acts.

'Beetlejuice' brings classic film to Broadway stage

Maybe the “Beetlejuice: The Musical” cast doesn’t work all night drinking rum, but the 2019 rendition of Tim Burton’s classic 1988 film is heart-stopping and bone-chilling regardless. Where “Hadestown” swept at the 73rd Annual Tony Awards, “Beetlejuice” has managed to capture the hearts of many with its familiar tunes and new takes on the otherworldly perils that plague Lydia Deetz and the recently deceased couple who are trying to haunt her home.