—Originally published October 17, 2016—

Meet the Hanslick Girls: Gwen, Eleanor and Dania. Created by writer Zach Barr, they are a trio of Northwestern students who always go to see plays together. They may not have the same opinions, but their conversations tend to make for an entertaining read. Recently, the Girls saw “Grounded,” a one-woman show starring Tess Musky-Goldwyn, produced by Jewish Theatre Ensemble. Let’s hear what they had to say on their way back from the theater…


“All I’m saying is that she should have gotten credit on the poster,” Gwen continued, as they exited the bustling crowd spilling out of Shanley Pavilion and onto the street.

“I guess that makes sense,” Eleanor said. “When there’s only one actress.”

“She was definitely really, really good,” Dania added. “It was a weird show, but I definitely enjoyed it.”

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