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Apr
15

Backstage at the Egyptian: Scotty McCreery

Interview with Scotty McCreery Conducted by Michaela Alcantar Michaela: Having co-written most your songs, what is your process and inspiration for creating new ones? Scotty: Real life is my main inspiration for writing.  I like to take something that I’ve …
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Apr
09

Backstage at the Egyptian: Ginger Simons of Irrational Masters

Interview with Ginger Simons from the Irrational Masters Conducted by Michaela Alcantar Michaela: How did you get involved with Irrational Masters? Ginger: I joined cast two summers ago, right as I was transferring to NIU. Community college was a bit …
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Mar
26

Backstage at the Egyptian: Willie Armstrong of the Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Interview with Willie Armstrong from the Red Hot Chilli Pipers Conducted by Michaela Alcantar Michaela: What got you into music and playing with the Red Hot Chilli Pipers? Willie: My grandfather played the pipes in the army during the war. …
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Mar
06

Backstage at the Egyptian: Emmanuel Cockrell of Stage Coach Players’ The Little Mermaid

Interview with Emmanuel Cockrell, performer with Stage Coach Players as King Triton in The Little Mermaid Interview conducted by Michaela Alcantar Michaela: How long have you been performing with Stage Coach Players? Emmanuel: This will be my first performance with …
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Feb
24

WEATHER UPDATE: Transformation Through Rhythm

UPDATE: The power has been restored to the Egyptian Theatre. Transformation Through Rhythm will have an adjusted start time of 2:10. Thank you for you patience.

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