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Fusion celebrates 10 years with ‘HOT OFF THE PRESS’

Sarah Rense, Reporter

April 16, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Profiles, The Current

Fusion Dance Company, Northwestern’s premiere hip-hop group, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a new show Friday and Saturday. The show, called “Fusion Dance Co. Presents: HOT OFF THE PRESS,” is a completely student-produced...

Expecting what’s unexpected: Reviewing ‘Tailspin’ and ‘Festival of Devised Works’

Zach Barr, Columnist

April 16, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, The Current, Theater

Usually, when reviewing a show, the audience has some semblance of what to expect — whether it's a drama, a comedy, a musical or something in between. But sometimes, shows give the audience no hints as to what they should expect,...

Q&A: Caroline Hetzel, co-director of Sex Week

Laken Howard, Columnist

April 9, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Profiles, The Current

Sex Week is a magical time: You can find events about Beyonce, the friend zone and micropenises — or maybe even get free condoms or lube. Check out The Current's chat with co-director Caroline Hetzel to see what it's like b...

Spring Quarter brings not-to-miss theater performances

Zach Barr, Columnist

April 9, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, The Current, Theater

It’s strange how things work out, isn’t it? The Current finally gets a writer to talk about the theater events on campus, and in the first week of publication I have nothing to write about. Other than a few special events,...

Here We Go Again: April 10

Devan Coggan, Current Editor

April 9, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Quotes, The Current

“I am the recipient of a lot of backhanded compliments. … They’re like, ‘It’s so refreshing that Mindy feels comfortable to let herself go and be a fat sea monster!'” — Mindy Kaling on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” “There’s this unbeliev...

Where Are They Now: Hilary Duff

Erica Witte, Blogger

March 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Blogs, Current Blogs, Gossip, Movies, Music, The Current, TV

There was a time in elementary school when I lost my Internet privileges. After spending hours googling Hilary Duff fan sites, I discovered a Hilary Duff hate site. As her most passionate and most devoted fan, I clicked the co...