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Q&A: Keebler Straz, Waa-Mu hair designer

Q&A: Keebler Straz, Waa-Mu hair designer

Rachel Davison, Assistant A&E Editor

April 29, 2015

A&E After working on hair design during this year’s Dolphin Show, Communication freshman Keebler Straz is now acting as the hair designer for this year’s Waa-Mu Show, “Gold.” The Daily sat down with Straz to talk about her experience with this year’s show and the challenges of designi...

BLAST embraces superhero spirit with new spring show

BLAST embraces superhero spirit with new spring show

Kimberly Go, Reporter

April 29, 2015

A&E “Who’s a hero in your mind? Who’s made an impact in your life?” These are the questions director Gordon Burkhart and producer and Weinberg senior Sherry Vernon asked the choreographers of the Ballroom Latin and Swing Team’s spring show when introducing this year’s theme, ...

Books and Bagels Book Club encourages reading for fun

Amanda Svachula, Assistant A&E Editor

April 29, 2015

A&E After a long day of schoolwork, it’s easier for college students to spend free time mindlessly watching their favorite TV shows rather than reading for fun. However, Communication sophomore Emma Gordon and Medill freshman Hannah Johnson are hoping to change that attitude. They recently c...

Autobiographical play explores transgender issues

Autobiographical play explores transgender issues

Rachel Yang, Reporter

April 22, 2015

A&E Like a line in her upcoming play states, Bea Cordelia said the last few years of her life have “felt like a decade.” The Communication senior said she has experienced so much in such a short period that “time feels stretched out.” Cordelia came out as transgender while studying a...

Dover Quartet prepares to join Bienen in the fall

Dover Quartet prepares to join Bienen in the fall

Rachel Davison, Assistant A&E Editor

April 22, 2015

A&E The Dover Quartet, which has performed in the Northwestern’s Winter Chamber Music Festival for the past two years, will return to campus this fall to begin a three­-year residency at the Bienen School of Music. As a quartet-­in-­residence, the group will perform each quarter an...