Spotlighting Success

Since the opening of the Wentz Concert Hall and Fine Arts Center in 2008, North Central College has been dedicated to providing the College and its community with world-class entertainment. Here, the fine and performing arts extend beyond the stage. From art exhibits to the wide variety of theatre and music performances we present each season, we strive to bring exceptional programming to Chicago’s western suburbs.

Evening concert


North Central College has a reputation for hosting high-caliber performers, such as Yo-Yo Ma, The Beach Boys, Boyz ll Men, Bernadatte Peters, Herb Alpert & Lani Hall, Dionne Warwick, Sara Evans, and The Doobie Brothers. We offer a diverse range of performances, including classical, jazz, rock, and more!

Upcoming Events



With four distinct theatre venues, North Central showcases a variety of performances including musical and non-musical productions, actor showcases, one-act plays, and children’s shows.  

Upcoming Events


From side-splitting comedy shows to thought-provoking speakers and captivating dance performances, we have something for everyone.  

Upcoming Events

2023-2024 Season Sponsors

We recognize the critical role our sponsors play in our success and are grateful for their unwavering support. Their contributions are instrumental in helping us achieve our goals and make a positive impact in our community.

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Friends of the Arts

Support the arts by making a donation and becoming a member of Friends of the Arts. As a member, you'll receive exclusive benefits that are designed to enhance your experience as a patron and show our appreciation for your support.

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Jennifer Berosek
Associate Director of Fine Arts

Andrew Butler
Production Manager, Fine Arts

Jennifer Holloway
Patron Services Manager

Box Office
Wentz Concert Hall and Fine Arts Center
171 E. Chicago Avenue
Summer Hours

Tuesdays - Thursdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Naperville, Illinois 60540
630-637-SHOW (7469)