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‘Clue’ comes to the Egyptian Theatre

'Clue' comes to the Egyptian Theatre

Jacob Baker

January 31, 2020

The Irrational Masters will shadow cast their upcoming live performance of the 1985 cult classic “Clue.” Shadow casting is a performance where actors mirror the film as it plays on a screen. The show will be 8 p.m. Friday at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.In 1985, “Clue” didn’t perform well at the ...

‘Knives Out’ revives murder mysteries with exciting twists

(From Left) Katherine Langford, Toni Collette, Jamie Lee Curtis, Don Johnson, Michael Shannon, Riki Lindhome and Jaeden Martell star as the Thrombey family in

Parker Otto

December 5, 2019

The murder mystery is a dying breed of film with very few filmmakers partaking in the genre. While some recent films have revived this style, including 2017’s “Murder on the Orient Express,” they are mainly adaptations of pre-existing material.“Knives Out” manages to stand out with an entirely ...

‘Rocky Horror’ comes to the Egyptian Theatre for its final 2019 show

Jamie O'Toole

November 22, 2019

DeKALB – The Irrational Masters Live Shadow Cast will be performing their last fall production of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” at 8 p.m. Friday at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. Second St.The original film, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” made its first appearance in 1975 and it remains in ...

Theater to hold ‘Clue’ movie and comedic performance

Northern Star staff

January 28, 2016

The Egyptian Theatre is holding a “Clue” movie screening and comedic performance based on the popular board game 8 p.m. Friday.The comedy begins at a dinner party hosted by Mr. Boddy (Lee Ving), when his secrets pour out, according to the Egyptian Theatre website. When Boddy turns up murdered, e...

Pass/Fail: Two-year stay in halls beneficial, MyNIU update a waste of time

Kim Randall

March 18, 2014

Pass: Two-year stay in halls beneficialTwo years in the residence halls may soon be a reality for students.A decision about mandating students to live in the residence halls for their freshman and sophomore years will be made in May, according to a March 17 Northern Star article.If this is put in place,...