About Opening Night Parties

These exclusive events feature complimentary food and beverage, music, a photo booth, and a meet and greet with the cast and creative team! Opening night parties are included with a ticket purchased for opening night of a mainstage NMU Theatre and Dance production. Purchase your season tickets for opening nights to guarantee your spot at the celebration! 


This year's opening night party sponsors are: 



Above the Timberline - TV 6

Elf the Musical - Eagle Mine

Next to Normal - Wells Fargo

The Wolves - Honor Credit Union

The Producers - Fox Marquette

A Complicated Hope - OPEN

Footloose - Meijer

A Chorus Line - OPEN

North Coast Dance Festival - OPEN

2021-22 Opening Night Parties

Spotlight Variety Show - Friday, September 3rd - Shoreline Theatre

CO/LAB COLLECTIVE - Thursday, September 30th - Forest Roberts Theatre

Above the Timberline - Friday, October 15th - Forest Roberts Theatre

Elf the Musical - Friday, December 3rd - Forest Roberts Theatre

Next to Normal - Saturday, February 5th - Forest Roberts Theatre

The Wolves - Friday, February 18th - McClintock 106

The Producers - Friday, April 8th - Forest Roberts Theatre

A Complicated Hope - Wednesday, June 8th - McClintock 106

Footloose - Wednesday, June 15th - Forest Roberts Theatre

A Chorus Line - Wednesday, July 13th - Forest Roberts Theatre

North Coast Dance Festival - Wednesday, July 27th - Forest Roberts Theatre

Interested in becoming an opening night party sponsor? Contact the NMU Theatre and Dance Marketing Office at nmutd@nmu.edu or 906-227-2760.