Theatre Arts Division

Concentrations in Acting and Design/Tech as well as optional 2-week Musical Theatre extension

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Film & Video Division

Concentrations in Acting on Camera, Production, and Screenwriting

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Debate Division

Policy style debate programs

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Applications for Our 2022 Season Open November 3rd, 2021!

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Theatre Arts Program

The NHSI Theatre Arts Division – Summer 2022! Northwestern and NHSI will continue to monitor health information from the CDC and will adhere to all guidelines and directives put out by the State of Illinois.  At this time, we are intending to host our programming on Northwestern’s campus this summer.  If for any reason…

Film & Video Program

  The NHSI Film and Video Institute – Summer 2022 Northwestern and NHSI will continue to monitor health information from the CDC and will adhere to all guidelines and directives put out by the State of Illinois.  At this time, we are intending to host our programming on Northwestern’s campus this summer.  If for…

Debate Division

Online Policy Debate for Current Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors Dates for 2022 Summer Season will be announced this fall!  Check our website regularly for updates! In light of the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19, Northwestern’s National High School Institute has elected to embrace an online instructional model for our Debate Institute in summer 2021. While…

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