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Category: Playwriting

Online Writing Boot Camps

The NHSI is offering two online programs for the school year in 2023, and applications are now open! Students in high school, freshmen through seniors, are eligible to apply for one or both of our writing programs below. TV Pilot Boot Camp Ever had have an idea for a TV series? That’s great! Here’s where

2022 Playwriting Programs Announced!

The NHSI is hosting an 5-day, Online Playwriting Boot Camp in April, as well as an in-person, 2-Week Summer Playwriting Intensive at Northwestern University. Financial aid is available for both programs! Online Playwriting Boot Camp April 11th-15th $250 Students will have completed a draft of a 10-minute play by the end of this camp with

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

2021 Applications are now LIVE!

We are now accepting applications for our 2021 Programming! Visit our Apply Now page to begin your initial application. Theatre Arts and Film & Video 2020 Application Deadlines are as follows: Early Admission Application Deadline – All materials due Friday, January 29, 2021 Regular Admission Application Deadline – All materials due Friday, March 26, 2021 Be sure to check

Two Week Playwriting Intensive

  Since 1931, the National High School Institute, a nonprofit organization, has brought outstanding students to Northwestern University’s Evanston campus for intense pre-college educational experiences. Students are affectionately known as “Cherubs,” a name given to them by Dean Ralph Dennis whose goal, “to bring together gifted young people and superior teachers in an atmosphere of