Brooklyn born actor Joe Minoso has played firefighter Joe Cruz on NBC’s hit series Chicago Fire for the past six seasons. He credits his career success to a fateful decision to come to DeKalb to earn his Master of Fine Arts in Acting. (more…)
As part of Women’s History Month, the NIU School of Theatre and Dance will be performing scenes titled “Sisterhood Stories: Strong Female Voices in Theatre” at the DeKalb Area’s Women’s Center, March 10 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
The NIU School of Theatre and Dance will present Will Eno’s Middletown this February 28 through March 4. The play is directed by Kay Martinovich. Performances are at the Huntley Middle School Auditorium, 1515 S. Fourth St. in DeKalb. Performances will start at 7:30 p.m. Northern Illinois University’s School of Theatre and Dance upcoming production of Middletown, written by Will Eno, explores small town life through the eyes of the colorful residents that inhabit it. Join the School of Theatre and Dance on this journey, opening on February 28 at the Huntley Middle School Auditorium, 1515 S. Fourth St. in DeKalb. (more…)
As part of her remarks at the commencement ceremonies on Sunday, December 17, NIU Acting President Dr. Lisa Freeman highlighted interesting stories of a graduate from each college. This is the story she shared of the College of Visual and Performing Arts’ Christina Mancuso. (more…)