The Daily Northwestern

Construction fence near new Music and Communication Building to come down

Olivia Exstrum, Campus Editor

January 15, 2015

The construction fence near the new Music and Communication Building is scheduled to be taken down 3 p.m. Friday, Deborah Burkhart, a Facilities Management project manager, announced in an email Thursday. The building, ...

Northwestern, Evanston partner to bring plays to nontraditional spaces

Paige Leskin, Assistant City Editor

May 21, 2014

A new partnership between Evanston and Northwestern will bring graduate student performances to spaces in Evanston not traditionally used for theater productions. The event, called the Surprising Intersections of Theatre in...

Ambition consumes us: Reviewing “Moby Dick”

Zach Barr, Theater Columnist

April 30, 2014

Few names at Northwestern have the kind of awesome, deity-like sheen about them as the name "David Catlin." Ever since co-founding Chicago's Lookingglass Theatre Company in 1988, Catlin's work has been revered, both throughout...

Chicago Blackhawks chairman endows Theatre and Interpretation Center

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 20, 2014

Chicago Blackhawks chairman William Rockwell "Rocky" Wirtz has created an endowment for Northwestern to foster student and faculty projects in the Theatre and Interpretation Center. Wirtz and his wife will contribute a multimillion...

Northwestern theater ranked one of the best college campus theaters

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

February 12, 2014

Northwestern’s Theatre and Interpretation Center was recently ranked 13th on Best College Reviews' list of the 25 best college campus theaters. The center, known for its four unique venues and all-white box-like shape, ho...