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Albert Williams

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumnus Michael Matthews ’99 is directing the classic musical Cabaret for Los Angeles’ award-winning Celebration Theatre. The show runs May 25 through July 15 at the Lex Theatre, 6760 Lexington, Los Angeles. For tickets,...
Alumni and former students of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department are in the cast of Neverwhere, a theatrical adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel running May 25 through July 15 at Lifeline Theatre in Chicago’s Glenwood Avenue Arts District....
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Maria Montero ’18, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BFA Program in Musical Theatre Performance, is in the cast of Porchlight Music Theatre’s presentation of the neglected musical Do Re Mi, playing May...
The Bittersweet Arts Co., a multidisciplinary collective founded and led by alumni of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department and the Columbia College Chicago Music Department, presents a new play by Columbia College alum Ross Krakow ’17, a graduate...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums and faculty are in the cast and creative team of BoHo Theatre‘s production of Stephen Sondheim’s musical A Little Night Music, running May 19 through July 8 at the Greenhouse Theatre Center in...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department faculty and alums are participating in the first annual Fighting Words Festival presented by the Babes with Blades Theatre Company May 19 and 20. The festival showcases developing scripts via staged readings, all reflecting...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Preston Max Allen ’13, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Acting who also took courses in the Theatre Department’s Musical Theatre and Comedy Studies programs, is featured in the Broadway’s...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni Alex Newkirk ’11, Emily Bailey ’15, and Aaron Lockman ’17 are featured in the musical Avenue Q at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre in the northwest Chicago suburb of Arlington Heights. Newkirk, a graduate...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary ’10, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Theatre, is directing De Troya, a drama by Caridad Svich that runs May 16 through June 30. Presented by the Halcyon...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums are bringing the world premiere of Girl Found, a new play by Barbara Lhota, to the stage of the Edge Theatre, 5451 N. Broadway, in Chicago’s Edgewater Theatre District. Presented by Idle Muse...