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BWW Blog: Making the Most of This Year's Halloween - Broadway and Cosplaying
October 30, 2020

Halloween is right around the corner, and while this year is unfortunately not the eventful weekend of costume parties and trick-o-treating that we know and love, that doesn’t mean that you still can’t dress up.

BWW Blog: How to Not Throw Away Your Shot This Election
October 20, 2020

With just two weeks away until election day, there is no day but today to make sure you don’t throw away your shot at utilizing your right to vote.

BWW Blog: How Adam Kantor Helped Save My Quarantine
October 1, 2020

As I read some more about it, I learned there would be a live-aired Passover Seder featuring some of my favorite performers including Ben Platt, Indian Menzel, and Northwestern alum Adam Kantor. 

BWW Blog: The Freshman Musical
September 9, 2020

The Freshman Musical: one of Northwestern's most epic traditions (aka the one time of freshman year when first year students can finally step out from their menial assistant roles and finally have a shot at running the show themselves).

BWW Blog: That Time I Snuck Into the Tony Awards
August 27, 2020

In the least creepy way possible, one of the things Ia??m best at is sneaking into places where I *probably* shouldna??t be. Leta??s take it back to June 2017. 

BWW Blog: It's Okay to Cry When You Get to College (And Listen to Broadway While Doing It!)
August 18, 2020

It is way past time we normalize crying- especially during times when we are expected to be happy.

BWW Blog: A Thank You Letter to My Friend and Mentor - Tucker Tab DeGregory
July 30, 2020

Little did I know that this stranger would turn into an incredibly important mentor and friend

BWW Blog: Why We Need to Save the Arts
July 9, 2020

With the lights dimmed and the music filling my living room, I couldn't help but tear up as I yearned for the experience of live theatre that used to be such a constant in my life. 

BWW Blog: Reforming American Theatre - Where to Begin as a White Person
June 30, 2020

More than ever before, the past few months have made me realize how much work I have to do on my own as a white female, and specifically, a white female in theater, to combat the racial injustices that line our country's past and present.

BWW Blog: To Northwestern Theater and Beyond - A Call to Action
June 5, 2020

I have expressed to my friends how grateful I am that even though my hometown may not be as educated and vocal about the systemic racism deeply rooted in our country, at least my school friends are.