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The Daily Northwestern

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

Large painted letters spell out “Dillo Day” on the lakefill.

Dillo Day preview: What to know about the artists before you go

Selena Kuznikov, Reporter May 18, 2022

With options upon options of performances for the 50th anniversary of Dillo Day, here are the details on each artist to help decide whose sets you will attend. Nighttime Headliner: Dominic Fike The...

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Mayfest announces FMO Second Stage artists for 50th Dillo Day

Audrey Hettleman, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 18, 2022

Taylor Bennett, Jordan Hawkins, Kari Faux and Scorey will perform on the For Members Only Second Stage Dillo Day, Mayfest Productions announced Wednesday.  Dillo Day, the nation’s largest student-run...

Two people peek out from behind a projector screen. Their faces look surprised, apprehensive.

‘That was actually good’: 40% Milk entertains through longform improv

Audrey Hettleman, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 18, 2022

Communication sophomores Finn Rollings and Eli Civetta had only known each other for about a month when they performed their first longform improv comedy show for an audience of one. Almost five months...

An actress clutches a pill bottle while surrounded by a crowd of ensemble members.

The Freshman Musical returns to the stage with a video game twist on ‘Heathers: The Musical’

Jenna Wang, Reporter May 18, 2022

Content warning: This story contains a mention of suicide. After two years of online productions, the Freshman Musical made a live-stage comeback with “Heathers: The Musical” at Harris Hall...

People cheering and waving behind a metal barrier.

Mayfest announces FMO Second Stage Student Artists for 50th Dillo Day

Audrey Hettleman, Arts & Entertainment Editor May 18, 2022

Student artists Kaze, Moyana Olivia and Rhome will perform on the For Members Only Second Stage on Saturday at Dillo Day, Mayfest Productions announced Tuesday.  Dillo Day, the nation’s largest student-run...

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