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  • Eclectic night of live music set at the House

    An evening with four distinctive bands will entertain local and regional music enthusiasts next month at The House Cafe in DeKalb.
    March 26, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Opera House will transform into the Emerald City

    Tickets are on sale for Indian Valley Theatre's musical production of "The Wizard of Oz."Like so man ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • NIU theater premieres original dark comedy

    The Third Onion, a student-initiated and produced performance program of Northern Illinois University’s School of Theatre and Dance, will premiere an ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • ​KVAL members present ‘Two For The Show’

    Kishwaukee Valley Art League members will present “Two For The Show” at the group’s meeting on April 2.
    March 26, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • NIU Opera presents ‘Bastien und Bastienne’

    Northern Illinois University Opera Theatre in collaboration with the NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present the one-act romantic comic opera “Ba ...
    March 26, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • Jo Dee Messina headed to the Egyptian

    Country music star Jo Dee Messina will perform May 23 at the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb with special guest Destination Unknown.
    March 26, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • One Direction says Zayn Malik has left the group

    LONDON – And then there were four: Zayn Malik said Wednesday he is leaving chart-topping boy band One Direction “to be a normal 22-year-old.”
    March 25, 2015 - 10:51 pm
  • ‘Stand by Me’ among 25 records being preserved at Library of Congress

    WASHINGTON – One of the most broadcast songs of the 20th century, Ben E. King’s “Stand by Me,” has been selected for preservation at the Library of Co ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • ‘The Comedy of Errors’

    “At the time, it must have been the best situation comedy ever written,” said director, David Frank, about the Northern Illinois University School of ...
    March 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Theater presents dark comedy ‘Red Noses’

    It took a British playwright and satirist named Peter Barnes to find humor in one of the darkest events in all of human history. 
    March 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Egyptian celebrates Bourbon Street

    The Egyptian Theatre and DeKalb Dance Dimensions will present “March to Bourbon Street” from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Egyptian Theatre ...
    March 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Peter Pan’ continues through this weekend

    Children’s Community Theatre will present “Peter Pan,” Friday through Sunday at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St, in DeKalb.
    March 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Herstorical Tea Program celebrates women

    Make plans to attend the annual Herstorical Tea Program on the last Sunday in March. It will be from 3 to 5 p.m. March 29 the DeKalb Area Women’s Cent ...
    March 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee gallery hosts Maley/Hand dual exhibition

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery is hosting a dual exhibition of works by Janette Maley and Arthur Hand titled “A Journey: Two Views,” through April ...
    March 19, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Beer-tasting festival headed to DeKalb

    Cheers to America on Tap.The premium beer festival – which tours the country promoting specialty and ...
    March 18, 2015 - 11:40 pm
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