Izzy Sio Pillbox Editor

Class of 2020


  • Mattress Factory: "so it is"

    In a time of massive political strife and division — not just in the United States, but around the world — the Mattress Factory’s new exhibit, "so it is", helps to unite the present day with history and to remind people of strength, opposition, and resistance through artistic expression.

    Pillbox | April 10, 2017
  • Greek Sing

    Throughout the year, 17 of Carnegie Mellon’s fraternities and sororities competed against each other to raise the most money for Pittsburgh’s chapter of Camp Kesem, a charity program that “operates free summer camps for children who have been touched by a parent's cancer,” and to put on a 13-minute musical performance. Greek Sing has partnered with Camp Kesem for two years to help raise $150,000,...

    Pillbox | April 3, 2017
  • Iron Fist

    Marvel’s newest show on Netflix, Iron Fist, focuses on Danny Rand, sole survivor of a plane crash that killed his incredibly wealthy parents, the founders of Rand Industries. He was presumed dead in New York but taken in by monks in the city of K’un-Lun, a mystical city near the plane crash, only to return home 15 years later. When Danny discovers sinister plots within his company, he hopes to w...

    Pillbox | March 27, 2017
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

    Times constantly change, but Shakespeare never does. Or does he? Scotch’ n’ Soda performed Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead on Friday, Feb. 17 at 6:30 and 11:00 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 29 at 2:00 and 6:30 p.m. at the Cohon Center Black Box Theater. The troupe takes Tom Stoppard’s classic play that focuses on the background characters of Hamlet and gives them a completely different purpose,...

    Pillbox | February 27, 2017
  • Twenty One Pilots Concert

    It is the second night of the Columbus, OH-based musical duo Twenty One Pilots’ Emotional Roadshow World Tour, and flocks of cars slowly inch their way to the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, CT on Jan. 18. I walk up to the entrance and see empty water bottles as the remains of teenage girls’ efforts spent waiting in the General Admission line, waiting for the chance to see this revolutionary ba...

    Pillbox | January 30, 2017

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