North Central College Fine & Performing Arts


North Central College presents Grammy Award-winning saxophonist David Sanborn April 9.The performance begins at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 9, in the College’s Wentz Concert Hall at the Fine Arts Center, 171 E. Chicago Ave.

North Central College presents the original Motown vocal machine The Temptations, known for its rich blend of voices and coordinated dance moves.  

North Central College presents the celebrated Irish tenor Paddy Homan in his one-man show “I Am Ireland” March 19.

North Central College presents America’s original jazz dance company, Giordano Dance Chicago (GDC), on March 5 for an evening of innovative choreography and unparalleled energy and elegance.

North Central College presents the Chicago Jazz Orchestra for its performance of Duke Ellington’s “The First Concert of Sacred Music” Feb. 27.

North Central College welcomes Tammy McCann—named Best Jazz Vocal Performance three years running by the Chicago Tribune—on Feb. 14 for her tribute concert “Ella Loves Gershwin.”

North Central College presents LINES an exhibit of paintings and sculptures by Chicago-based artist Monika Wulfers, a 1968 graduate of North Central, February 5 through March 27.

North Central College presents its 28th annual Gospel Extravaganza Feb. 6, featuring gospel singer Anita Wilson and local ensembles.

North Central College jazz faculty members Jack Mouse and Kelly Sill will perform “The Revenge of the Rhythm Section” February 5th at the College.

North Central College welcomes Jim Brickman, one of the most successful instrumental pop pianists of the last three decades, on Feb.6.