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Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 15 – Wednesday, Nov. 21

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 15 – Wednesday, Nov. 21

November 14, 2018


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Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Nov. 15, NUStage Presents: Pretty Strong   NUStage Musical Theatre Company will perform “Pretty Strong,” a musical revue celebrating the strength of women. This revue highlights the stories of women both fictional and real and discusses the ways in which women contribut...

Acting Out presents 1-act comedy ‘Hard Candy’

Acting Out presents 1-act comedy ‘Hard Candy’

March 19, 2018


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By Samuel Kim, lifestyle co-section editor Acting Out, a student theatre group, presented a humorous series of job interviews this weekend in a one-act comedy titled “Hard Candy.” The adaption of Jonathan Rand’s 2000 piece featured the applicants and what they were willing to do to make th...

Upcoming theatre productions feature comedies, musicals

Upcoming theatre productions feature comedies, musicals

March 16, 2018


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By Mridhu Khanna, news correspondent Student theatre groups Acting Out and NU Stage Musical Theatre Company, or NU Stage, will each present two productions in the following weeks. The performances are free for NU students and vary in price for members of the public. “Seven Deadly Sins” — Revue by NU Stage NU Stag...

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 15 – Wednesday, March 21

Event Calendar: Thursday, March 15 – Wednesday, March 21

March 14, 2018


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Compiled by Samuel Kim, deputy lifestyle editor Our event calendar from Thursday, March 15 – Wednesday, March 21 highlights events in and around Boston that you do not want to miss. Thursday, March 15 If you frequent the Garment District for affordable second-hand clothes, you’re in luck! They ...

Acting Out to perform “A Streetcar Named Desire”

Acting Out to perform “A Streetcar Named Desire”

November 8, 2017


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By Abhishek Majumdar, news correspondent Acting Out, an independent theatre group at Northeastern, is coming to “tell us a funny little story.” Their fall 2017 production, “A Streetcar Named Desire,” premieres Friday after two months of rehearsals. “A Streetcar Named Desire,” written by Tenness...

“Wednesday Night Live” encourages voting through comedy

“Wednesday Night Live” encourages voting through comedy

October 19, 2016


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By Tierney Banco, news correspondent Using comedy as a tool for social activism, Acting Out, Northeastern’s theatre group dedicated to promoting social change, hosted “Wednesday Night Live,” a performance at AfterHours in support of the NU Votes campaign and inspired by “Saturday Night Li...

Play “New York” exposes impact of tragedy

Play “New York” exposes impact of tragedy

February 25, 2016


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By Sahan Weerakoon, deputy A&E editor A teacher writes on an imaginary blackboard to her invisible students. She asks questions, but no one answers. At the end of the one-sided discussion, she is on the verge of tears. Acting Out, a Northeastern University theater group focused on bringing...

NU Fashion show to donate clothing to charity

NU Fashion show to donate clothing to charity

February 12, 2015


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                            By Jason Ritchey, news correspondent The Curry Ballroom will transform into a runway on Thursday evening at 8 p.m. for the Student Alumni Association’s (SAA) ...

New production of “Lysistrata” to hit the stage

New production of “Lysistrata” to hit the stage

November 6, 2014


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By Amy Eisen, news correspondent The battle of the sexes is an ever-present theme in society, discussed on both today’s college campuses and, perhaps surprisingly, in ancient Greece. NU’s Acting Out, the socially-conscious student theatre group, will perform Aristophanes’ “Lysistrata,” a comedy about t...

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