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Mission Statement / Action Plan

The Gateway to the North Shore Cultural Scene

 Please select an artists group from the categories below. Click on a thumbnail to visit the artists website to learn more.

The Art Center - Highland Park
Articulit Readers Theatre
Bitter Jester Creative, Inc
Citadel Theatre Company
Clockwise Theatre
The Comic Thread
East On Central
Focus on the Arts
Highland Park Poetry
Highland Park Public Library
Highland Park Players
Irina Makkai Classical Ballet & Dance School
Midwest Young Artists
Oil Lamp Theater
Park District of Highland Park
Pilgrim Chamber Players
Sheridan Music Studio
Short Story Theater
Theatre in the Woods


The Highland Park Cultural Arts Network (HPCAN) is dedicated to mutual support for local cultural arts groups, facilitating partnerships and acting as a coordinator and conduit for arts information and resources.


Facilitating cooperation among local arts groups, businesses and municipal government; promoting an active role for the arts in the community;

Raising the cultural profile of the community locally and regionally;

Facilitating collaborative initiatives among arts organizations and other entities; expanding audiences; and providing mentorship opportunities to its participants.


Highland Park Arts Calendar - October 2012


Meeting Minutes - Tuesday, September 11, 2012