Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni and faculty members are on the creative/production team for the world premiere of Cocked, by Sarah Gubbins, at Chicago’s Tony Award-winning Victory Gardens Theatre.
The show is directed by Joanie Schultz (BA ’00), a graduate of the Columbia College Theatre Department‘s directing program. Schultz, who also teaches at Columbia, is Victory Gardens’ Associate Artistic Producer.
Chelsea M. Warren, a teacher in the Theatre Department’s Theatre Design program, is the production’s scenic designer. And Sam Hubbard (BFA ’12), a graduate of the Theatre Department’s acting program, is the show’s fight director.
Cocked is a thriller about a lesbian attorney in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood whose relationship with a journalist is shattered when her troubled brother crashes into the two women’s lives. The play runs February 12-March 13.