Northwestern students hang out in the theatre.

Theatre Preview Weekend
Nov. 18–19, 2016 | Feb. 24–25, 2017

Step into the world of Northwestern theatre by joining us for a weekend in November or February. At these special Northwestern College Preview Days, you can interact with theatre faculty and students, take part in a class, watch Northwestern theatre in action, and audition or interview for a scholarship.

Schedule of Events

11 to 11:15 a.m. Registration in the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center
11:15 to noon Tour of the DeWitt Theatre Arts Center
Noon to 1 p.m. Lunch
1 to 2 p.m.  Campus tour 
2:10 to 3:10 p.m. Acting class
3:15 to 4 p.m. Q&A with theatre students
4 to 5 p.m. Drama Ministries Ensemble
5 to 7 p.m. Dinner with theatre students
7:30 to 10 p.m. Joseph and His Brothers (November) or RUSH, student dance concert (February)
8:30 to 9 a.m. Breakfast
9 to 9:45 a.m. Q&A with the theatre faculty
9:45 a.m. to noon Theatre scholarship auditions and interviews

Theatre Production Scholarship

The Theatre Production Scholarship is a monetary award based on your skill, experience and plans to become actively involved in theatre productions at Northwestern College. Scholarship details and application


Parents are welcome to attend Theatre Preview Days. Overnight accommodations may be made at the Hampton Inn (712-707-4100) or Super 8 (712-737-2600).

Our mission

The goal of the Northwestern College theatre department is to equip theatre artists for the task of developing their creative gifts for service in the Kingdom of Christ.

Contact info

For more information or questions, contact Jennifer Sabo, theatre secretary, at or 712-707-7341.