—Originally published March 27, 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 “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” on Broadway. Let’s hear what they had to say on their way back from the theater…


Standing outside the Barrymore Theatre, Eleanor was on her phone.

“Did you see where she ran off to?” Gwen asked.

“No,” Eleanor said. “I think she just got lost in the shuffle. There are a ton of people here and they really pack them in.”

“Well, that’s Broadway houses,” Gwen explained.

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