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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Communication junior Sarah Mowaswes performs at Comedy Empire Friday in Harris Hall. Mowaswes’ set focused on her family and taking a quarter off.

Comedy Forum performs first show of Winter Quarter

Rachel Davison, Reporter January 31, 2015

A&E More than 100 people filled Harris Hall on Friday night to share some laughs with student stand-up comedians in a free event held by Northwestern's Comedy Forum. Communication junior Sarah...

Evanston restaurant Oceanique participates in Chicago Restaurant Week

Helen Lee, Reporter January 28, 2015

Typically, Oceanique's prices are a bit daunting for students on a budget, but from Jan. 30 to Feb. 12, Oceanique will offer its three-course menu at a generously reduced price as part of Chicago Restaurant...

Q&A: Shaping Sound’s Teddy Forance

Rachel Davison, Assistant A&E Editor January 28, 2015

The stars of Oxygen's "All the Right Moves" have danced their way off the screen and back onto the stage. Shaping Sound, a primarily contemporary dance company, was founded in 2012 by Teddy Forance, Kyle...

Q&A: Chicago Restaurant Week social media specialist

Peter Kotecki, Reporter January 28, 2015

Putting photos of food on Instagram isn't exactly revolutionary, but the chance to win prizes for delicious pictures is a new feature of Chicago Restaurant Week. Ranging from concert tickets to wine baskets...

Mary Ann Thebus (right) performs in “Rapture, Blister, Burn” which opened at the Goodman Theatre on January 26. Thebus plays Alice, a woman with a more traditional view of love.

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...

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