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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

The Evanston Art Center is in the foreground, and the sky is illustrated with yellow-and-pink art supplies.

Evanston Arts Council grants $135,000 of ARPA funds to 23 arts organizations

July 17, 2022

The Evanston Arts Council announced Friday that 23 local arts nonprofits would be awarded funding secured from the National Endowment for the Arts. EAC was one of three Illinois organizations to receive...

Four people hold colorful fitness balls while moving

With a new Alice in Wonderland show, Lookingglass Theatre Company looks to spark joy

July 3, 2022

Lookingglass Theatre Company’s first production was a rendition of “Alice in Wonderland” performed at Shanley Pavilion.  Now, founding ensemble member and Communication Prof. David Catlin said...

A cross stitch pattern says “Holiday Inspo” in the center.

Evanston area events that will kindle your holiday spirit

December 1, 2021

If you’re in need of holiday cheer, look no further than these local happenings. Whether you want to browse holiday retail window displays, build a wooden family tree or watch an LED robot dancer at...

Actors rehearse “The Ghost in Gadsden’s Garden.” The original circus will open Feb. 22.

There’s a Ghost in Gadsden’s Garden: The Actors Gymnasium puts on new show

February 19, 2020

A man who tends to a haunted garden. A ghost who resides in the garden and is in a relationship with the living man. A child who stumbles upon the wilting garden and finds all sorts of phenomena hidden...

A student in The Professional Circus Training program practices silks during open gym time. The Actors Gymnasium launched the program this year to give performers a background in circus and theater.

Actors Gymnasium trains circus performers

October 29, 2015

A&E In a building less than five blocks from Northwestern, 11 performers swing from silks, balance on each other’s contorted bodies and swing hula hoops from their chins. These performers are...

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