Husky Happenings: Chris Kattan, Trivia, and Shows Galore!

There is a jam packed week of fun happenings coming up, so look no further if you’re looking for some free thrills!

Ongoing Through Nov. 18th

NU Theater Department Presents: “Company”

Evening shows: 8:00 PM (Matinees 2:00 PM), Blackman Auditorium


Featuring brilliant music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, “Company” tells the story of a great friend: Bobby, the one single guy in a sea of married friends. Women adore him, but he can’t seem to settle down. His quest for a fulfilling life is by turns hilarious, sexy, and moving, while it asks the fundamental question–

Why do we need each other?

The performance dates are as follows:
November 6-10 at 8 PM; November 11 at 2 PM
November 13-17 at 8 PM; November 18, 2012 at 2 PM

Tickets can be purchased at the ticket booth in Ell Hall Mon – Fri, 12pm to 6pm. They can also be purchased online at or at the door of the Studio Theatre prior to performances (if shows do not sell out).

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Monday, Nov. 12th

RSA Presents: Trivia Night!

7:00 PM, 322 Curry

Come play a fun round of trivia with RSA and donate to a good cause!

To play, please bring one new office supply which will be donated to the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Organization (HOBY!)

3 people per team.

Awesome prizes for 1st and 2nd place!

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Tuesday, Nov. 13th

CUP Presents: Chris Kattan

7:00 PM, Blackman Auditorium

Comedian and actor Chris Kattan will be coming to Northeastern’s Blackman Auditorium for a night of stand-up comedy sponsored by the Council for University Programs! This is the rescheduled date of the event after Hurricane Sandy prevented the show from happening, and tickets to the original event will be hnonored

Chris Kattan is best known for his work on SNL in the in the mid-nineties starring opposite Will Ferrel in the “Night at the Roxbury” sketches, as well as roles in films such as “Undercover Brother,” “Mango,” and “Corkey Romano.” He currently stars on the TV Sitcom “The Middle.”

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Wednesday, Nov. 14th

Senior Class Trivia Night at Conor Larkin’s

7:00 PM, Conor Larkin’s Grill and Tap

Are you the best trivia player in the Class of 2013? Do some cramming on current events, long-forgotten historical footnotes, and oddball references before joining your classmates at Conor Larkin’s as we continue to celebrate the final months of your undergraduate experience at Northeastern! Show ’em how wicked smart you are!

Register NOW –

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Thursday, Nov. 15th

IDEA’s Open House: What’s the Big IDEA?

4:00 PM, Curry Student Center

Interested in learning more about IDEA and what we’re up to? Never heard of IDEA before? Stop by What’s the Big IDEA? at Northeastern’s Curry Student Center Indoor Quad between 4-7 pm and speak with our Management Team, Ventures, and Coaches to learn about what’s going on at IDEA. We’ll also be recruiting for spring Management Team positions. Light refreshments will be served.

Whether you have a few minutes or longer to spend with us, we hope to see you there!

If you are interested in joining the IDEA Management Team for the spring, apply here:

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Friday, Nov. 16th and Sat. Nov. 17th

NU Stage Presents: Spring Awakening

7:30 PM, Blackman Auditorium

It’s Germany, 1891. A world where the grown-ups hold all the cards. Based on Frank Wedekind’s play of the same name, Spring Awakening depicts a dozen young people making their way through the thrilling, complicated and mysterious time of sexual awakening. Featuring a modern, rock-infused score from Duncan Sheik and a powerful book from Steven Sater, Spring Awakening is an exciting, heart-wrenching tale of what it means to grow up.

Shows at 8 P.M. on 11/16 and 11/17
Doors open at 7:30 P.M. both nights

Tickets are available now and can be purchased through MyNEU or at

We hope you will join us!

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