Category Archives: News

Aug
05

Board of Directors Spotlight: Justyna Palasiewicz

Justyna Palasiewicz Assistant State’s Attorney – Ogle County State’s Attorney Board member since 2016 Why did you decide to join the PET board? Justyna: I have always been in love with the Egyptian Theatre ever since I moved to DeKalb …
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Jul
26

Egyptian Theatre marks 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Sunday, July 26 marks the 30th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  ADA was the world’s first comprehensive declaration of equality for people with disabilities. It was signed into law by President George H. W. …
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Jul
21

Board of Directors Spotlight: Amy Doll

Amy Doll Executive Director – DeKalb Park District Board member since 2017   Why did you decide to join the PET board? Amy: When I was invited to consider joining the PET board I was honored to be asked to …
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Jul
20

Egyptian Theatre launches COVID-19 relief fund

The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb has launched a COVID-19 relief fund to help with the impact the pandemic has had on the 90-year-old theatre. Due to COVID-19, to date the Theatre has already had more than 50 events cancelled …
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Jul
01

Egyptian to have booth at DeKalb Farmers’ Market

The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to announce they will have a booth at the DeKalb Farmers’ Market this summer. The market, which takes place on Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Van Buer Plaza, is …
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