Acting Archive

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...
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 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...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni are featured in Ten 2020, a festival of short plays presented January 9 through 18 at the Gift Theatre, located at 4802 N. Milwaukee in Chicago’s Jefferson Park neighborhood. The program consists of...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni and former students are in the cast and production team of the Midwest premiere of Thirst, running January 9 through February 15 at Chicago’s Strawdog Theatre. Tamarus Harvell, a former student in the...
Congratulations to the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums who have been nominated for 2018-2019 ALTA Awards by the Alliance of Latinx Theater Artists of Chicago (ALTA). ALTA is a volunteering service organization dedicated to furthering the Chicago Latinx...
The Silent Theatre Company, an ensemble founded and led by Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni, presents a new site-specific, immersive play, Incomplete Conversations, running October 28 through November 23 at Tapestry Fellowship Church, 3824 W. Irving Park, Chicago....
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Aidy Bryant ’09, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Acting and now a regular cast member on NBC’s Saturday Night Live, is profiled in an article in DEMO, Columbia College’s...