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Northern Nights

The Performing Arts Series at Northern Michigan University began in 1989 and since that time has brought over 100 musical and performance groups to Marquette County. Under its new name of Northern Nights, the series will continue to bring exciting and profound experiences to it audiences.


Season tickets will go on sale to the public on Saturday, Aug. 15  Family/season passes will be available at the Superior Dome ticket office and individual tickets will be available at all EZ ticket outlets or by calling 227-1032. Find ticket prices here.


Performances will be held at one of three venues: Kaufman Auditorium at Graveraet School; Forest Roberts Theatre; the Great Lakes Rooms, Don H. Bottum University Center; and Jamrich Hall. 

Announcement: The location of the Dervish performance has changed; it will now be held at the Kaufman Auditorium.

Join the Northern Nights series as they present Jayme StoneJoin the Northern Nights series as they present Dervish Wednesday, March 9 in the Kaufman Auditorium. Dervish performances are a myriad of tones and moods ranging from high energy tunes to inspiring melodies.


If you would like to help with Northern Nights as a volunteer or intern, please contact Dan Truckey at heritage@nmu.edu or 906-227-1219. Duties could include such things as performance usher, pre-performance coordinator, artist liaison or providing assistance with graphic design, marketing or transportation.