Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums are on the production team for the Midwest premiere of A Distinct Society, running June 22 through July 23 at Writers Theatre, located at 325 Tudor Court in the Chicago suburb of Glencoe.
Columbia College alum Leah Morrow ’05, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre, is the choreographer. And Columbia College alum Nikki Konomos ’19, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s Stage Management program, is the assistant stage manager.
Written by Kareem Fahmy and inspired by true events, A Distinct Society concerns an Iranian family, separated from each other by the U.S. “Muslim ban,” who use a quiet library that straddles the border of the U.S. and Canada as a meeting place. For tickets, click here.