“That’s the power of theater, is that you come for entertainment and you get entertainment, but what you also take away, that changes you and affects your life in ways that just normal moments can’t.”

Entertainment

Spring into some great songs!
Celebrate the good weather and spring into some warm tunes!
Photo by Claire Bugos
BALLER
Jeremih gave a good performance that revolved around Chicago, “the ladies” and his fans during A&O Ball.
more reasons to love week 5
In case you somehow don't have any midterms, this week in entertainment has enough to keep you sufficiently overprogrammed.
Press photo courtesy of A&O Productions.
bananas!
The headliner announcement for Ball comes as no surprise to Jeremih fans who kept up with A&O’s hints on Facebook.
Alan Levine / Flickr Creative Commons
dogspotting
Go Dog Go! opened last weekend, and NBN sat down with the assistant director for the doggone truth about it.
Damn, that's a good mixtape.
To celebrate Kendrick Lamar's latest album, let's take a look back at some of his previous hits.
Photo by Little Ani on Wikipedia. Licensed under Creative Commons.
rogue fun
The biggest question everyone seemed to be asking way back when Rogue One came out was whether it could compare with the “true” Star Wars trilogies.
kaykaybarrie / Flickr Creative Commons
so many events, so little time
From creative storytelling and A&O Ball to musical events, theatre productions and more, there's something for everyone this week in entertainment.
it's a ball
A&O Productions announces Aminé as its opener for Ball on April 21.
Courtesy of Pixababy / Google Images Creative Commons
i believe i can fly
A&O and Happiness Club teamed up to screen this '90s film starring product placement. But is this partially-Looney Tunes piece of art still relatable today (and was it ever)?
Some jams to start off your week
Start off your week with these cool songs about beginnings.
Photo courtesy of Mayfest
hit that jive
Mayfest announced Slovenian DJ Gramatik as Dillo Day's second-to-last mainstage act.
Photo by Helen Murphy / North by Northwestern
think local
The newest exhibit in Norris University Center’s in-home art gallery is a celebration of local community.
Photo by Brian Quistberg / North by Northwestern
can we tap that?
Tap dance group TONIK Tap performed this weekend in Shanley Pavilion.
Photo by Unsplash on Pixabay, licensed under Creative Commons
exciting events!
Take some time to check out the on-campus entertainment for the week.

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