Monthly Archive:: January 2020

Alumni and faculty members of Columbia College Chicago are in the cast and creative team for Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s production of Bug, the skin-crawling, mind-bending cult classic by Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning Steppenwolf ensemble member Tracy Letts. The...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums are featured in Brown Paper Box Co.’s Chicago-area regional premiere of the musical If/Then, by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, coauthors of the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal. The show’s cast includes...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Patrick Cannon ’12, a graduate of the Columbia College Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre, is featured in the Pittsburgh Public Theatre‘s production of the rock musical Little Shop of Horrors, running...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Maggie Rogers ’14, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s Theatre Directing program, has been named as the next artistic director of the Washington Ensemble Theatre in Seattle, Washington. According to a report in...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni are on the creative team of Generation Red, running January 17 through February 7 at Otherworld Theatre Company, a Chicago theatre dedicated to science-fiction and fantasy genre theatre.. Columbia College alum Tiffany Keane...
Congratulations to Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Jen Albert ’97, winner of a 2020 Ovation Award from the LA Stage Alliance, a non-profit arts service organization dedicated to building awareness, appreciation, and support for the performing arts in...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums Whitney Dottery ’15, a graduate of the Columbia College Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre, and Dakota Hughes ’15, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BFA Program in Musical Theatre Performance, are...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni and faculty members are featured in the 23rd annual Fillet of Solo Festival, presented January 10 through 26 by Lifeline Theatre. Celebrating the breadth of Chicago’s enduring storytelling and live lit scene, Lifeline...
Columbia College Chicago has announced that Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Keli Garrett ’91 is the 2020 Madeleine Moore Burrell Playwriting Fellowship recipient. The academic residency, now in its second year, was established with support from Columbia College...
Alumni, former students, and faculty of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department are featured as performers, writers, directors, and designers in the 31st annual Rhinoceros Theater Festival (Rhinofest 2020), running January 11 through February 23 at Prop Thtr, 3502...