At Commencement, the parents’ perspective

first_imgThey say that time flies when you’re having fun. But ask any parent, and that person will tell you that time only really started speeding up the moment she or he became one. Babies grow into toddlers, teenagers morph into young adults, and before you know it the kids have flown the nest for college, leaving behind a strangely quiet home packed to the brim with nostalgia.Within those walls, on paper, film, and hard drives, in shelves, on cabinets, and in boxes, the treasures of childhood — and parenthood — lie documented. For every milestone, there’s a photograph with a loving caption. For each embarrassing memory, there is shaky footage as longstanding evidence.Narrated by her proud parents, this video celebrates one of the greatest milestones yet for Katherine Kulik ’15, and those who guided her along the way to her graduation from Harvard.last_img read more

Odds & Ends: Watch Patina Miller in Mockingjay-Part 2 Trailer & More

first_imgHere’s a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Watch Patina Miller in Mockingjay—Part 2 TrailerPatina Miller is right where she belongs in the full-length trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 2…on a stage! The Tony winner plays Commander Paylor in the film, which stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and the late giant of stage and screen Philip Seymour Hoffman. Check out the eagerly anticipated sneak peek of the fourth and final Hunger Games installment below; the movie will hit theaters on November 20. View Comments Billy Crystal & Josh Gad’s The Comedians CanceledNo laughing matter here for a pair of Broadway alums. Billy Crystal and Josh Gad’s The Comedians will not be returning, according to the FX series’ showrunner Ben Wexler, who tweeted the news. The 13-episode comedy had struggled to find an audience and ended its run on June 25.Wish Granted! See Heather Headly Go Into the WoodsTony winner Heather Headley, along with Broadway alums Rob McClure, Erin Dilly, Elena Shaddow, Jason Gotay and more, are currently appearing in Into the Woods at the Muny. Take a look at the star-studded cast in action in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s classic tuner below. Happy Thursday!last_img read more