Justin Chew

The Journey of a Singing Engineer Who Wants to Perform in front of the Queen

The Journey of a Singing Engineer Who Wants to Perform in front of the Queen

On a busy day in Newcastle, as shoppers mill about with their business, a singer on the side of the road sings A Whole New World with rigor and dramatism, drawing the attention of a pleasantly surprised crowd. But who is this gentleman? Little did the crowd realise that this singer on side of the […]

 Justin Chew

Preview: Game of Thrones Season 6

WARNING: SPOILERS! Is he really dead!? Where are Sansa and Theo?! What is happening with Dany!? And just what will Arya do now!? Needlessly to say anticipation of this new season runs high, with everything that has happened in the last season, with the character’s storylines all ending in gut-wrenching cliffhangers, the fans are more […]

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Batman VS. Superman: Dawn of Justice Review

Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice (BVS) represents a problem with DC Comic’s live action movie, particularly with its storytelling element. When watching this movie you are presented with a complicated string of confusion that would leave you in a state of disarray wondering: “what did I just watch?” Rather than feeding the campy superhero […]

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A Rose by any other Name

A Rose by any other Name

Mawar, which means ‘rose’ in the Malay language, is a musical play which was staged at Northumbria University’s Student Union, the Domain on March 13. It was produced as part of Malaysian Night 2016, which was a collaboration between the universities of Durham, Newcastle, and Northumbria in order to promote and celebrate Malaysian culture. Mawar […]

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Malaysian musical play to close annual North East Malaysian Night

Malaysian musical play to close annual North East Malaysian Night

Mawar is a musical play set to close the annual North East Malaysian Night, organised by the Malaysian societies of universities in the North East, working in collaboration. The name of the play, Mawar, means ‘rose’ in the Malay language, and it shares the name with the play’s main lead, an inquisitive girl with a positive outlook […]

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Kung Fu Panda 3 preview

  All the way back in 2011, the ending of Kung Fu Panda 2 gave audiences a teaser hinting at a sequel. Finally now audiences can look forward to the third instalment of the franchise Kung Fu Panda 3, released in Cinemas on March 11. From the trailers, the story seems to show Po the […]

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Fun, food and games as Enterprise Society host Charity Gaming Tournament

Fun, food and games as Enterprise Society host Charity Gaming Tournament

The Enterprise Society hosted a Gaming Tournament as a student charity event at Holy Smokes on Feb 29. Popular titles such as Call of Duty 4, FIFA 2015, and even Mario kart were featured on the night. Many gamers gathered to test their skills and pit themselves against one another, with winners going back home […]