Fine Arts @ DGN Mission

North High School endeavors to provide an enriching, vibrant, multidisciplinary environment for the study, creation, and presentation of the Fine Arts.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

DGN Musicians Tour Sweden, Finland, Estonia and Russia with CYSO


Five current and alumni musicians of the DGN Fine Arts Department are on tour this week with the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. The ensemble has recently performed in Stockholm, Sweden and Helsinki, Finland. Upcoming concerts will be held later this week in Tallinn, Estancia as well as St. Petersburg, Russia.

Congratulations to current students Emma Krause (Flute), Catherine Ramsey (Harp), and Miles Teague (Horn), as well as alumni Lucie Boyd (Viola) and Kevin Gupana (CYSO Operations Staff).







Three DGN Thespians Tapped with All State Honors

Congratulations to Renee Boone (Cast), Travon Moore (Cast), and Matthew Spencer (Crew) for their recent selection to produce and perform in the Illinois High School Theatre Festival's 2020 All-State Production: Aida

A list of the entire 2020 All-State Company may be found HERE.

Produced by the Illinois Theatre Association, the Illinois High School Theatre Festival (IHSTF) is the largest and oldest non-competitive high school theatre festival in the nation. The three-day Festival takes place every year in early January, and switches locations between the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Illinois State University. Over 4,000 students, teachers, university representatives, exhibitors, and volunteers come together to put on over 25 different high school productions and over 150 workshops.

Other highlights include college/university auditions for high school seniors, professional development for teachers and the All-State Production, featuring student cast, crew, and orchestra members from across the state.


Monday, June 24, 2019

Ford Family - 16 Years with DGN Bands

2019 DGN Band Banquet
Shout out to the Ford Family as they wrap up 16 years with the DGN Bands, which we believe is a record! (Shannon - Class of 07; Ashley - Class of 08; Ryan - Class of 13; Kacey - Class of 15; Kaitlyn - Class of 19) We will miss you!

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Calling All DGN Band Alumni! Homecoming 2019 Registration is Live!

Do you know someone who is an alumnus of the DGN Bands? (Maybe you're an alumnus who has stumbled upon this post!) Please help spread the word about our 2019 Homecoming performance!

CLICK HERE for all the details ... and please share this information with any DGN Band alumnus you know!