NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS

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Register for lessons, classes and ensembles at NIU Community School of the Arts

The NIU Community School of the Arts has provided high-quality arts education opportunities for community members of all ages for more than 30 years.  CSA programs and activities currently offered for personal enrichment include music and art classes, music ensembles,...

Still time to sign up for summer online arts camps

The NIU Community School of the Arts is offering online summer camps for kids ages 11-19 (grades 6-12). Have fun and make lifelong friends while exploring your love of performing and visual arts. Faculty, staff and alumni from the College of Visual and Performing Arts...

Honors Recital to feature CSA Talent Scholarship Winners 

Six talented young musicians perform in the annual CSA Honors Recital at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb on Saturday, February 27 at 1:30 p.m.  All are recipients of this year’s CSA Talent Scholarship, awarded annually by the NIU Community School of the Arts. ...

Register for music lessons, ensembles, and classes at the NIU Community School of the Arts 

For more than 30 years, NIU Community School of the Arts has offered music education and instruction for children and adults of all ages.  The CSA offers activities for personal enrichment year-round for community members who participate in classes, lessons, and music...
Online Auditions for CSA Youth Sinfonia scheduled for May 30

Online Auditions for CSA Youth Sinfonia scheduled for May 30

High school musicians ages 14 - 20 are invited to audition online for CSA Sinfonia on Saturday May 30.  Auditions begin at 11 a.m. and must be scheduled in advance.  Brass and woodwind musicians, string instrument players and percussionists are encouraged to audition....

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Registration is open for NIU Online Theatre Summer Camps

Registration is open for NIU Online Theatre Summer Camps

NIU offers a new and exciting online summer camp experience for middle school and high school students who enjoy theatre arts! For more than 30 years Northern Illinois University has offered fine arts residential summer camps. This summer, Online Theatre Arts campers...

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Community School offers Suzuki Workshop November 2

Community School offers Suzuki Workshop November 2

At the annual Community School of the Arts Suzuki Workshop on Saturday November 2, guest Suzuki teachers from Virginia, California and Arizona will visit the NIU Music Building to work with Suzuki Strings violin students and guest students representing Suzuki programs...

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NIU Percussion Camp Returns This Summer

NIU Percussion Camp Returns This Summer

Registration is open for NIU Percussion Camp, as part of our annual Summer in the Arts at Northern series.  The College of Visual and Performing Arts invites middle and high school students to explore the amazing world of percussion this summer. Hands-on camp...

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