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Mother-daughter duo takes on theater world

Mother-daughter duo takes on theater world

Hayley Glatter, A&E Editor

January 28, 2015

At 6 a.m. the sun had not yet risen, but Jessica Thebus was having a birthday party. Surrounded by her mother, father and sister, an adolescent Jessica opened gifts in the wee hours of the morning because her mother, actress Mary Ann Thebus, was in the middle of tech week for a show. “We had...

Dining with a splash of green for Chicago Restaurant Week

Madeline Burg, Reporter

January 28, 2015

Not only does Blackfinn Ameripub keep its regular menu moderately-priced with most entrees at about $15, but it is also the only restaurant participating in this year’s Chicago Restaurant Week that has a Green Restaurant Certification as well as a LEED certified building. The Leadership in Energy...

Mitchell Museum debuts ‘Native Haute Couture’ exhibit

Sophie Mann, Assistant A&E Editor

January 28, 2015

This weekend, Native American fashion will head down the runway at the Mitchell Museum of the American Indian in Evanston. The museum, founded in 1977, prides itself on being one of the few of its kind in North America. It showcases Native American culture for the Chicagoland community, the Midwest and...

February brings Evanston restaurant deals as part of North Shore Restaurant Month

Amanda Svachula, Reporter

January 27, 2015

Chicago’s North Shore Restaurant Month kicks off Feb. 1 with a variety of deals for foodies at 22 different Evanston restaurants. The discounts will be available the entire month of February, excluding Valentine’s Day. This is the sixth year Chicago’s North Shore Convention & Visitor’s...

Q&A: How Communication senior Cassie Bowers dressed the cast of ‘Titanic’

Rachel Davison and Peter Kotecki

January 22, 2015

The Daily sat down with the costume designer for The Dolphin Show, Communication senior Cassie Bowers, to talk about her work to dress the cast of "Titanic" on stage, despite the challenges. On the number of costumes to work on: “I would say even for Dolphin this is a particularly large show in th...