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Dates and Deadlines for our 2022 Season!

We are very excited to begin our preparations for the NHSI 2022 Summer Season! 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

Online Programs in Acting and Screenwriting!

The NHSI presents two online program options during the school year! Winter Teen Acting Boot Camp Spend your Saturdays this winter learning the craft of acting from Actor/Teacher Marcus Folmar!With recent appearances on shows such as Black-ish, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Fresh Off The Boat, Marcus Folmar has booked more than 80 TV shows, commercials and

Northwestern Debate Society Takes First!

Congrats to NDS and Akash Deo! Congratulations to the Northwestern Debate Society, who received first place in the first major tournament of the college season, the Northwestern Season Opener! The team that won is senior, Nina Fridman and first-year, Akash Deo. Nina was the fourth overall individual speaker in the tournament and Akash was 15th.

2021 Theatre and Film Institutes Going Online!

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, NHSI has decided to take our 2021 Film and Theatre Institutes online!   Theatre Arts Institute Homepage:  Film & Video Institute Homepage: Tuition costs have been reduced and can be found on the website under the “Online Tuition and Fees” tab for each program as well as a sample schedule

2021 Online Debate Institute Information

2021 NHSI Debate Institute Will be Virtual! Dates for 2021 Summer Season 6-week Program:  Friday, June 18th — Saturday, July 31st 4-week Program:  Monday, July 5th — Saturday, July 31st Applications open Monday, December 21st for the 2021 Online Debate Institute! In light of the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19, Northwestern’s National High School Institute has