Mini Workshops

sewing pillows

party pinatas

soup making

Register for Mini Workshops on the Norris Box Office.

Don't forget to check out our Workshop Event Packages!

Steamy Autumn Soups

Instructor: Northwestern Dining Staff

  • Wednesday, November 8, 5:30-7:00pm
  • Fee: $12

Warm up with some delicious soups this fall.  Walk away with recipes.

Theatre Tech 101

Instructor: Emily Crespo

  • Sunday, 10/14, TBA
  • Fee: $12

Learn basic skills in the technical areas of lighting and set construction for the theatre. Both sections cover the same content: set construction, (including building flats, platforms, and braces) and basic information on lighting positions, hanging and cabling fixtures, and focusing lights. Instruction will focus on safe execution of basic tasks as well as terminology to facilitate future learning.  This is a great primer for future work with StuCo shows!


Instructor: Northwestern Dining Staff

  • Wednesday, November 15, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
  • Fee: $12

Back by popular demand: learn how to make a favorite chocolate treat! Enjoy an up close and personal truffle making lesson and walk away with your own homemade dessert.

Workshop Event Packages

Make it a party and buy a Mini Workshop! Privately held group workshops are now available for purchase. Whether it's a birthday, after-work bonding, or departmental team building, you can make it your own. Please contact Nancy Cambron Perez at to schedule any of the following workshops! Please note that at least six individuals must attend the workshop. 

Smartphone Photography
Want to make the most out of your cell phone camera? Want to become the next Instagram star? Learn how to take great portraits, landscapes, and action shots using your smartphone camera. 

Cuisine Workshop
Buy a Cuisine Workshop instructed by Northwestern Dining Staff! Learn how to make truffles, soups, and many more spring-themed creations or suggest your own topic. 

My Enchanted Teapot
Be our guest for this special workshop and learn glazing techniques to personalize your very own teapot. Cost includes the teapot, glaze, and firing. 

One Night Masterpiece
Relax and recreate your own special painting from one of the greatest masterpieces. 16x20 canvas and paints are provided.