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Beginning to Mean Something: Reviewing ‘Double Feature,’ ‘Endgame’

Zach Barr, Theater Columnist

May 6, 2014

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

I'm of a strong opinion that theater should primarily be for the audience. Why else would you invite them to come and watch? You can be the most interesting, the most intelligent, the most boundary-pushing and edgy piece of theater,...

Northwestern theater ranked one of the best college campus theaters

Rebecca Savransky, Assistant Campus Editor

February 12, 2014

Filed under Campus

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...

ASG, Wildside join NUMB to promote Purple Fridays

Tyler Pager, Reporter

November 7, 2013

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government, Student Groups

For members of Northwestern University Marching Band, Fridays have always meant one thing: Wear purple. Now, however, NUMB wants “Purple Fridays," one of its long-standing practices, to become ingrained in the rest of...

Jones’ ‘Happily Ever After’ a magical experiment in pro-equality musicals

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

May 22, 2013

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

You know when you eat the perfect quantity of the most delicious food and you’re perfectly satisfied but you want it to happen all over again? Well, that’s how I felt after seeing the annual Jones Residential College show...

Waa-Mu’s ‘Flying Home’ whisks seniors off with fantastic style

Sammy Caiola, Columnist

May 14, 2013

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

Bringing together "Peter Pan," "Alice in Wonderland" and "The Wizard of Oz" is a daunting task in itself. Add in a student-written score, original choreography and a homemade 20-foot dragon, and you've got a pretty impressive...

Waa-Mu members hold workshops in local schools

Ally Mutnick, Assistant Campus Editor

March 7, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Students from Northwestern’s Waa-Mu Show, one of the largest student-written musicals in the country, are now leading free musical workshops at local elementary and middle schools. The workshops will teach students in the...

Chet Haze to perform during Wildcat Welcome Week

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

September 18, 2012

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Rapper Chet Haze will perform next week at Deering Meadow as part of a Wildcat Welcome event that he is billing as his first on-campus show. The pop artist, Communication senior Chet Hanks, will present a 25-minute set for...

Campus top stops: Best events at NU

Kevin Trahan, Reporter

August 27, 2012

Filed under Orientation Issue

Dillo Day Dillo Day is an annual concert held at Northwestern each May, and it celebrated its 40th anniversary this spring. It’s the biggest concert held on campus each year and features artists from all different genres. Dillo D...