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Q&A: Jason Moore, Northwestern alum and ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ executive producer

Annie Bruce, A&E Editor

May 17, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

A&E Using his experiences with the Radio, Television and Film and musical theater programs at Northwestern, Jason Moore (Communication ’93) has navigated roles ranging from Tony-nominated director of “Avenue Q” to ...

Holiday Guide: A Netflix recap to cap off the holidays

Annie Bruce, Reporter

December 2, 2014

Filed under 2014 Holiday Guide

Even though we can all agree it’s way more fun to watch Netflix when procrastinating, there are still plenty of binge-watching opportunities to carry you through winter break. When you’re avoiding your relatives: "Once U...

Here We Go Again: March 7

Erica Witte, Blogger

March 4, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

"I want to say something to George Clooney that no woman has ever said to him, which is, 'George, please, stop.’" — Amy Poehler, on "Late Night with Seth Meyers."   "When I'm home with my kids I'm still just Academy...

The Rundown: Jan. 23

Mollie Cahillane, Current writer

January 22, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Gossip, Odds & Ends, The Current

Madonna apologizes for using a racial slur on Instagram Excuse me, what? Madonna posted a picture of her 13-year-old son on Instagram with the caption, “No one messes with Dirty Soap! Mama said knock you out! #disn---a.” She then d...

Low-commitment TV shows that won’t wreck your GPA

Devan Coggan, Copy Chief

October 10, 2013

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

Life as a full-time college student and a TV junkie can be rough. Between schoolwork and any current TV commitments, adding a new show to the mix seems impossible. If you're a typical overachieving Northwestern student, you...

Q&A with Lipstick Theatre president Ali Shields

James BIen, Writer

March 4, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Profiles, Quotes, The Current, Theater

Communication sophomore Ali Shields is president of Lipstick Theatre, a new theater group that focuses on women’s rights, featuring female-penned plays or ones that address issues modern-day women face. Lipstick Theatre’s...