Acting Archive

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums Sierra Buffum ’16, Kim Fukawa ’07, and Alexander Stuart ’17 — all graduates of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Acting — are featured in Joan of Arc, running January 25-February 22 as...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department faculty and alumni talent is bringing the world premiere of Hinter, by Chicago playwright Calamity West, to the stage of Steep Theatre January 19-March 3. This darkly comic thriller, set in 1922, concerns the...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni are in the cast and production team of Henrik Ibsen’s classic drama Pillars of the Community, running January 19-March 3 at Strawdog Theatre, 1802 W. Berenice, Chicago. This acclaimed adaptation of Ibsen’s 1877...
Otherworld Theatre, a company founded and led by Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni, has two science-fantasy action productions coming up. On Friday, January 19, at 7:30 PM, the company presents Mortal Kombat: A Parody Staged Reading of the...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni and faculty members are featured in the 21st annual Fillet of Solo Festival, presented January 12-28 by Lifeline Theatre. Celebrating the breadth of Chicago’s enduring storytelling and live lit scene, the event brings...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumna Alison Dornheggen ’01, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Acting, is featured in The Good Fight, presented by the Babes With Blades Theatre Company January 6-February 17. Based on historical...
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s blog “The Green Room” has chronicled the professional activities of our talented and accomplished alumni, faculty, and students over the past year. We covered news as it poured in not only from Chicago but...
Congratulations to Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department student Evan Szewc, who has been selected as Creative Director of Columbia College’s 2018 Manifest Urban Arts Festival. Szewc is a senior in the Theatre Department’s selective BFA Program in Acting with...
The Bittersweet Arts Company, a new ensemble formed by Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department and Columbia College Chicago Music Department alumni, presents its first full-length production December 14-17. Forsythian Dweller’s Club, a new play by Columbia College alum Alex...
The Robert Frosty Theatre Company, a sketch comedy group founded and led by Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni, presents the third annual edition of its comedy/sketch/stage combat holiday show ‘Twas the Fight Before Christmas through December 21. Written...