Primetime Productions

2013-14 Upcoming Events

  • Musician Jason Levasseur, 9 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Marketplace
  • Comedian Emily Galati, 8 p.m. Nov. 7 in Jamrich 103
  • Hypnotist Sailesh, 8 p.m. Jan. 24 in Jamrich 102
  • Comedian Jay Black, 8 p.m. Feb. 20 in Jamrich 103
  • Slam Poet Lauren Zuniga, 8 p.m. March 27 in Jamrich 103


Previous Acts and Events Include:

  • Mad Chad - The Chainsaw Juggler
  • Texas Hold ‘Em Poker
  • Euchre Tournament
  • The Evasons - Mentalists
  • Casino Night
  • Dale K - Hypnotist
  • Comedian Rob Paravonian
  • Judson Laipply - Inspirational Comedian
  • Live Band Karaoke
  • Brian Brushwood - Bizarre Magician
  • Jason LeVasseur - Open Mic Night
  • Peter Lee - Comedian
  • Chris Carter - Mentalist
  • Spike and Hammer - Magicians
  • Comedian Roy Wood Jr.
  • Can I Kiss You-Sexual Assault Awareness
  • Sex Signals
  • Open Mic Night with Ryan Hood
  • "Show Off Show" Variety Show with Evan Young and Jonathan Burns


What is Primetime Productions? How do I get involved?

Primetime Productions is a student organization funded by the Housing and Residence Life Office.  Its purpose is to provide a variety of free, on-campus entertainment that builds community throughout the residence halls at Northern Michigan University.

Becoming a part of Primetime is not only fun and a great opportunity to meet new people and exciting performers, it's also a great way to learn the ins and outs of how to put on a show and work with talent agents.

What does Primetime do?

  • Primetime members work hard at fulfilling your on-campus entertainment needs
  • Providing alternative events for students (non drinking events) Late Night events
  • We program Bingo nights, Euchre nights, Casino Nights, comedians, mentalists, hypnotists, Open Mic Nights and more …
  • There are lots of opportunities for students to work with performers, plan, promote and put on campus events for residence hall students
  • There are also opportunities to attend national or regional conference to preview acts, meet performers and agents in order to bring acts and events to NMU's residence hall students.

Students interested in becoming a member of Primetime Productions can e-mail Kyle Lannon (, Cassie Kobler ( or attend a meeting, which are held 9 p.m., Monday nights in the Hunt/VA rec room in the PTP office. Primetime Productions is always looking for new members.

Student Contact Information for Primetime:

Alex Nye (, president 

Primetime Productions
Primetime members pose with Hypnotist Dale K, Winter 2009.

Primetime Productions poses with Sex Signals, Fall 2009.

Chris Carter and Students

Primetime Productions poses with Mentalist Chris Carter, Fall 2009.