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Engagement & Events

Northlight's mission and artistic selections are based on creating lively and engaging conversations with our audiences.  Through a mixture of live programming, supplemental materials, and the online resources that connect you to our staff, artists, and other audience members, we strive to make your theatre-going experience one that extends beyond the final curtain.

 

Events :

 

Backstage with BJ: A behind-the-scenes discussion with Artistic Director BJ Jones.

 

Community Events: Explore the bigger picture with related events at local libraries and more.

 

Interplay: Northlight's reading and play development series.

 

Post-Show Discussions: Post-play conversations with the audience, led by Northlight artists and special guests.


Additional Resources :

 

Audience Guides: Supplemental information about each production, developed by Northlight's Education department.

 

Northlight Blog:  Personal stories and exclusive interviews with Northlight artists, staff, and collaborators.

 

Connect With Us: Opportunities to connect with Northlight and other audience members through social media.

 

 

Post-show discussions: Northlight moderators will lead a conversation with the audience following every performance of White Guy on the Bus.

 

Friday, Jan 16 at 12pm: Backstage with BJ at Northlight Theatre

 

Tuesday, Jan 29 at 6:00pm: Community Event at Curt's Cafe

 

Tuesday, Feb 3 at 3:00pm: Community Event at Wilmette Public Library

 

Thursday, Feb 5 following the 7:30pm performance: Community Panel at Northlight Theatre


Tuesday, Feb 11 at 10:30am: Community Event at Highland Park Public Library

 

All events are subject to change.