Category Archives: News

Apr
22

Backstage at the Egyptian: Volunteer Sue Dirker

Interview with one of our volunteers, Sue Dirker. Interview conducted by Gabe Bueno. GABE: How did you find out about the Egyptian Theatre? SUE: I’ve always enjoyed attending events at the Egyptian. I even saw the original band Heart perform …
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Apr
03

Backstage at the Egyptian Live: PET Board Vice President Paul Kassel

  Paul Kassel is the Dean of the College of Visual & Performing Arts at Northern Illinois University, where he is responsible for the overall administration of the college including its programs and people with a special emphasis on resources …
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Mar
27

Backstage at the Egyptian: Box Office Manager Nora Reeves

Interview conducted by Gabe Bueno Gabe: How long have you lived in the Dekalb county area?   Nora: I moved to DeKalb in 1983 for my job at NIU. I was Assistant Manager at the University Bookstore for 30 years.   …
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Mar
24

Egyptian gives back to local music programs

Egyptian Theatre donates Jazz at the Egyptian proceeds to local music programs The Egyptian Theatre hosted their fourth annual Jazz at the Egyptian event this past January, featuring performances by the DeKalb and Sycamore high school jazz ensembles, the Northern …
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Mar
12

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Updated: Monday, March 16 at 6:30 PM The following events have been postponed or altered: – Gone With The Wind: Sunday, March 29 at 2 PM (Postponed) – The Sound of Music: Sunday, April 5 at 2 PM (Postponed) – …
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