Performing Arts

Since our founding in 1919, all students have been encouraged and welcomed to "take the stage." Courses are designed to for students to build a foundation of skills in music and drama, and to continually develop those skills through a variety of classroom and performance experiences. Opportunities include vocal and instrumental music, acting and technical theater.

2018 Spring Musical: The Music Man
North Shore Country Day School Performing Arts is pleased to present this year’s spring musical, The Music Man.

The Music Man follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band that he vows to organize – this, despite the fact that he doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, the librarian, who transforms him into a respectable citizen by curtain's fall.

The Music Man is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

Free preview on Wednesday, March 7th at 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m.*
*There will be a reception after the Saturday performance in the Science Center Atrium.

The runtime is approximately two-and-a-half hours plus a 15-minute intermission.

Advanced purchase online via Seat Yourself:
$7 Students
$12 Adults

At the door:
$8 for Students
$13 for Adults

North Shore Country Day School Auditorium
310 Green Bay Rd.
Winnetka, IL 60093

Recommended ages – All ages welcome!

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North Shore Country Day School is a junior kindergarten through 12th grade, college-preparatory school founded in Winnetka, Illinois in 1919.  With rigorous academic pursuit as the cornerstone, North Shore provides many opportunities for all students to excel – in the classroom and the laboratory, on the stage and the playing field, in their communities and beyond.