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Nuevas Voices Review

October 16, 2019

Nuevas Voces is a play contest that was created by NEIU Professor Jim Blair as a platform for new pla...

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Nuevas Voces plays lift up NEIU voices

September 24, 2019

The Nuevas Voces Playwriting Competition and Festival is a unique NEIU tradition that honors and ampli...

Chicago Brass Festival

March 9, 2019

Final Concert with festival brass band

Festivals coming to Chicago

Nicole F. Anderson, News and Co-Managing Editor

May 16, 2018

Summertime Chicago is right around the corner and that means festivals, parades and nice weather. The following is a short list of some to keep an eye out for: May 26 – Randolph Street Market Festival The summer-long market street festival begins on May 26 at 10 a.m. and will be located on Randolph Street and Ogden A...

Freaky Deaky music festival: review

Idoia Solano, Writer

November 9, 2016

Halloween arrived a week early this year. Freaky Deaky music festival was proof of that. It was a Halloween catwalk in which attendees could not only enjoy their favorite artists' performances, but also show off their costumes, some of which were highly elaborate. Show and spectacle were not only present on stage while mus...

The local vendors of ‘Freaky Deaky’

Carlo Varquez, Writer

November 9, 2016

When people hear music festival, some may not think of the vendors as part of the experience. But, in reality, a music festival would not be the same without a grilled cheese and a quesadilla with sauce dripping from the side or the official tour hat from a favorite DJ. This was especially true at Freaky Deaky, which happened...

Toronzo Cannon jammed on his blue guitar alongside Tommy Castro and the Painkillers.

Summer Blues at Grant Park

June 21, 2016

Chicago’s got the blues and lots of it to go around. Grant Park held a festival from June 10-12...

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