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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.

 

 

Friday, May 1 at 12pm: Backstage with BJ at Northlight Theatre

 

Sunday, May 10 at 2:30pm: Post-show discussion after this performance at Northlight Theatre


Tuesday, May 12 at 7:30pm: Post-show discussion after this performance at Northlight Theatre

 

Wednesday, May 13 at 7:30pm: Post-show discussion after this performance at Northlight Theatre

 

Monday, May 18 at 1:00pm: Community Event at Highland Park Public Library

 

Monday, May 18 at 6:30pm: Community Panel at Evanston History Center

 

Wednesday, May 20 at 1:00pm: Post-show discussion after this performance at Northlight Theatre


Sunday, May 24 at 2:30pm: Post-show discussion after this performance at Northlight Theatre

 

Tuesday, June 2 at 2:00pm: Community Event at Skokie Public Library

 

Wednesday, June 3 at 1:00pm: Post-show discussion after this performance at Northlight Theatre

 

Thursday, June 4 at 7:30pm: Post-show Community Panel after this performance at Northlight Theatre

 

Saturday, June 6 at 10:00am: Special Event at Chicago History Museum

 

All events are subject to change.