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3 Easy Ways To Support Niles North Fine Arts in December!

Stella Fundraiser

November 30 – December 6

2116 Central Street, Evanston

Looking for a special gift for a someone special? Come to Stella, a chic and funky boutique filled with one-of-a-kind artisanal treasures, including vintage and contemporary jewelry, handbags, accessories, women’s clothing and home décor.

Mention “Niles North Fine Arts” when you make your purchase between November 30 and December 6, and owner Rachel Hershinow (a NN Fine Arts parent) will donate 20% of your purchase to NNFAPP!

Stella is open Monday – Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Check out Stella and its merchandise at


Potbelly Fundraiser

December 11, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Westfield Old Orchard store

Raise money for Niles North Fine Arts by eating a sandwich! On December 11, a whopping 25% of your purchase at the Potbelly Westfield Old Orchard location will be donated to Niles North Fine Arts Parents & Patrons (NNFAPP).

This donation, like all donations to NNFAPP, will go toward providing student enrichment grants, special shows and events, and talented guest artists.

It’s an awesome deal! For every $10 you spend, NNFAPP gets $2.50!

Help NN Fine Arts be the best it can be! Make plans to eat at Potbelly on December 11!


Fine Arts Car Magnet

Now available for purchase at NN Fine Arts events!

Show your support for Niles North Fine Arts wherever you go with this big, 6-inch-wide oval magnet!

We’ll be selling them for $10 at the Winter Band Festival on December 11, the Choir/Orchestra Holiday Concert on December 15, and other Fine Arts events throughout 2015!

Look for the NNFAPP table in the lobby. Get one for your car today!

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See MUSEUM today and tomorrow, Friday, 11/21 and Sat, 11/22


Niles North presents “Museum,” by Tina Howe, a lively, last day at an art museum exhibition on November 20 through 22. Join a wide-ranging group of visitors as they pass through the exhibit and express their devotion, disgust, and disregard toward the work of three contemporary artists. Works in the exhibition have been created by Niles North artists. Performances are 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22. Tickets are $10. “Museum” will be presented in the Niles North Drama Performance Center, 9800 Lawler Avenue, Skokie.

The ensemble for “Museum” includes:  Zain Dababneh, Callie Folke, Lena Folke, Sania Kanji, Rachel Kaufman, Elizabeth Keegan, Alex Monte, Uche Nwanse, Martina Scofano, Violette Shearer, Desirae Smith, Emma Vaughan, Kati Yau, David Gilbert, Sean Loach, Esho Rasho, Geoff Schmelzer, Eric Simon, Andrew Teague and Martin Wiviott.

“Museum” is directed by Annaliisa Ahlman. Other production staff:  Barbara Reeder, Scenic Designer/Technical Director/Lighting Designer; Teresa Ripley, Costume Designer; Lori Real, Art Director; Brian Fallon, Hair Designer; Madison Kartcheske, Stage Manager; Simon Gebremedhin, Assistant Director; Matheu Hoegan, Properties Designer; Julia Melnick, Sound Designer; Joanna Vaklin, House Manager; Stacey Herman, Costume Mistress; Robin Wallace, Assistant Lighting Designer; Anita Scanlon, Costume Assistant; Linda Room, Costume Stitcher; Ken Otsuka and Zach Zirlin, Promotional Materials; and Debbie Neitlich and Anne Zavell, Production Assistants. Also:  Natalie Aleman, Jessica Badofsky, Margaret Chen, Liam Coballes, Kevin Dumagpi, Mali Gorovoy, Anna Hershinow, Aisha Khan, Samuel Kim, Jessica Kropveld, Inga Mazur, Carly Rice, Elena Ruiz, Jem Salomon, Ambrina Sayed, Victoria Sorin, Shane Tolentino, Judith Tong and Samantha Tsalas, Set Prop Artists; Danielle Kropveld, Master Electrician; Stacey Herman, Costume Mistress; Chris Njuyen, Light Board Operator; Anaje Silva, Sound Board Operator; Sahar Steiner and Hannah Brown, Deck Crew; Matheu Hoegen and Kylie Smith, Props; Kyra Sarris, Costume Run Crew; Phil Klafta and Carissa Yau, Dramaturgs; Hannah Doherty, Shop Manager; and Jacob Bernstein, Casey Elizabeth Casem, Kayla Chinitz, Najia Huda, Danielle Kropveld, Bella Levavi, Ethan Phillips, Jacob Rosenberg, Margaret Selinger, Spencer Soglin, Sahar Steiner, Yourtana Sulaiman, Emma Vaughn and Robin Wallace, Lighting Crew.