Columbia College Chicago Theatre Dept. Alums Bring ‘Hairspray’ to Naperville’s BrightSide Theatre June 8-24

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni are in the cast and creative team for the musical Hairspray, presented June 8 through 24 by BrightSide Theatre in the Chicago suburb of Naperville.

Barry R. Norton

Brandon Friese

Sean Michael Williams

The show’s co-director is Theatre Department alumnus Barry R. Norton ’87, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Theatre. Columbia College alum Brandon Lewis ’08, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s Theatre Design and Technology program, is the show’s set designer. And alum Jessica Curtis ’03, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre, is the props designer. The show’s cast includes Logan Friese, a current student in the Theatre Department’s Musical Theatre BA program, as well as Columbia College alum Sean Michael Williams ’14, a graduate of Columbia College’s Cinema Art and Science program. Hairspray plays at the Theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall at North Central College, 31 S. Ellsworth, Naperville. For tickets, call 630-447-TIXS (8497) or click here.