Author Archives: Egyptian Theatre

Oct
03

Backstage at the Egyptian: Mike Santoro of The Stranger: A Tribute to Billy Joel

Interview with Mike Santoro of The Stranger: A Tribute to Billy Joel. This show is coming to the Egyptian Theatre on Saturday, October 13 at 7:30 PM. Tickets are still available here: https://bit.ly/2P603ZF Interview conducted by Karina Palomo Karina: Where did …
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Oct
02

Backstage at the Egyptian: Jeffrey Chown of the Green Lens Film Series

Interview with NIU film Scholar Jeffrey Chown Conducted by Karina Palomo Karina: Where did your passion for films begin? Jeffrey: In the 1970s I got inspired by Swedish Ingmar Bergman films and started attending the film society offerings at the …
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Sep
20

Backstage at the Egyptian: Darren Holden & Brian Dunphy of The High Kings

Interview conducted by intern Karina Palomo.   Interview with Darren Holden of the High Kings KARINA: What was the motive in starting an Irish ballad group? DARREN: The time for a new folk revival was around 2007. People have been …
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Sep
17

Backstage at the Egyptian: New Intern Karina!

My name is Karina Palomo and I am the Egyptian Theatre marketing intern for the fall.I was born and raised in Chicago.  I am also a senior at Northern Illinois University, where I am pursuing a degree in Nonprofit and …
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Aug
24

Plain White T’s Releases New Album Before September 30 Concert

GRAMMY & Tony-nominated, multi-platinum alt-pop band,  Plain White T’s have released the video for their single “Light Up The Room.” The visual is inspired by the 1980s entertainment and film era, as it plays on a fusion of Netflix’s Stranger Things (featuring an adult Eleven) and …
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