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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

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Comedy-horror play ‘Spoiler Alert: Somebody Dies’ shocks with interactive theatre experience

November 21, 2022

Sit & Spin Productions premiered its interactive comedy-horror experience “Spoiler Alert: Somebody Dies” this past weekend in Locy Hall — and spoiler alert: somebody died.  Set in a remote...

Three actors drink fake beers.

Wirtz Center to premiere NU alum’s play ‘Be Mean to Me’ this weekend

November 18, 2022

Northwestern alum Sofya Levitsky-Weitz’s (MFA in Writing for the Stage and Screen ‘15) original play “Be Mean to Me” will present five shows at the Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts this weekend. “Be...

Colorfully painted rocks by the shore of Lake Michigan. The Chicago skyline is in the background. In the sky, it reads “THE WEEKEND AHEAD.”

The Weekend Ahead: Campus and city performances to catch for Week 9

November 18, 2022

If you’re looking for weekend plans, here are some performances on Northwestern’s campus and in Evanston that you won’t want to miss. Songwriters Association at Northwestern: Battle of the Bands Lutkin...

A person on the right watches in shock as a stabbing occurs on the left.

Northwestern Opera Theater hosts Midwest premiere of ‘In a Grove’

November 16, 2022

A missing botanist and an apparently murdered schoolteacher. Seven witnesses, suspects among them.  A mysterious tale awaits audiences of “In a Grove,” an opera by Christopher Cerrone with a libretto...

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Cast of NU ‘In the Heights’ celebrate their identities in an immersive musical

November 15, 2022

The original “In the Heights” musical on Broadway hardly lacked pizzazz, if four Tonys and 13 nominations count for anything. But Northwestern’s upcoming production of the show seeks to add even...

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