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Laura Collins finds artistic inspiration in celebrity culture

Chicago-based artist Laura Collins’ paintings depicting Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen will be featured in “The Olsen Twins Hiding From The Paparazzi” at the Tonya Harding Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum in New York City from April 22–May 1. 

By Arts & Culture Editor

April 18, 2016

The time is 4:15 p.m. Matt Harkins and Viviana Olen are a bit scatterbrained as they answer the phone for an interview.Why? Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have posted their first-ever public selfie.“We’re freaking out ri...

Chris Gethard’s DIY philosophy

Chris Gethard is the host of the do-it-yourself style weekly comedy program “The Chris Gethard Show” on MNN and thechrisgethardshow.com.

By Assistant Arts & Culture Editor

December 1, 2014

Failure is nothing new to comedian Chris Gethard.Gethard’s self-titled weekly variety show has had its fair share of ups and downs in its six-year run. From having P. Diddy appear on the show to gett...

Esposito called ‘future of comedy’

Esposito called ‘future of comedy’

By Assistant Arts & Culture Editor

November 24, 2014

Standup comedian Cameron Esposito’s life changed forever on the night of Oct. 3, 2013.After nailing her short set during her first televised standup performance on “The Late Late Show with Craig Fer...

Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, the comedy duo of Comedy Central’s acclaimed show “Broad City,” brought their live act to Lincoln Hall, 2424 N. Lincoln Ave. on Nov. 12.

Windy City bows to hilarious ‘Broad City Live’ performance

November 17, 2014

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson may be known for their Comedy Central show, the hilarious and critically acclaimed comedy “Broad City,” but they proved their unlimited array of talent Nov. 12 at Linco...

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