The Daily Northwestern

Meet this year’s StuCo co-chairs

Rachel Davison, A&E Editor

September 30, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Sam Douglas Sam Douglas is a Communication senior from Nashville, Tennessee. This is his second year as a Student Theatre Coalition executive representative. He is not only a co-chair but is also a representative of his theatre b...

ASG updates constitution, urges for ‘yes means yes’ legislation on college campuses

Emily Chin, Assistant Campus Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Government

Associated Student Government Senate voted Wednesday to change its constitution by adding an article about the organization's non-discrimination policy. The addition, which will be the first article listed in the constitution,...

Within a play: Reviewing the ‘troupe of actors’ method

Zach Barr, Theater Columnist

May 30, 2014

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

No one said theater is easy. In film, at the very least, each project is its own individual work, which, unless it's a remake, has never been done before. Even a remake will have a different script and creative decisions being...

The stock characters: Reviewing ‘Trouble in Mind’ and ‘The Fantasticks’

Zach Barr, Theater Columnist

May 20, 2014

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

It's rare, especially in this day and age, that we hear a story that is truly simple. A character moves from stasis into conflict, goes through trials to overcome the conflict and eventually overcomes the conflict. Nowadays, audiences...

Theater Review: ‘The Princess Bride’ revives good old-fashioned fairy tale

Iman Childs, Columnist

September 29, 2012

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

Keeping in line with the trend of bringing classic fairy tales to life, WAVE Productions chose “The Princess Bride” as its first show of the year. However, instead of modernizing William Goldman's novel, the production's...