Musical Theatre Archive

Mia Hart, a senior in the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s Musical Theatre Program, appears at Davenport’s Piano Bar on Friday, January 11, with her solo show “The BigMouth Ingénue.” Accompanied by pianist Billy Vaananen, Hart — a student...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Lea Ciastko ’16, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre, performs her one-woman show When Life Gives You Cancer, Make Comedy on Sundays, January 6, 13, 20, and 27,...
Congratulations to the Columbia College Chicago alumni, faculty, and former students highlighted in Newcity‘s “Players 2019: The Fifty People Who Really Perform for Chicago.” Published January 2, 2019, the Newcity Stage feature saluted 50 influential leaders in Chicago’s performing...
Alumni and faculty of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department are bringing an exciting new adaptation of the classic Spanish drama Fuente Ovejuna to the stage of City Lit Theatre, located at 1020 W. Bryn Mawr in Chicago’s Edgewater...
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s blog “The Green Room” has chronicled the professional achievements of our talented and accomplished alumni, faculty, and students over the past year. As we head off for our holiday break, here’s a look back...
Chicago’s award-winning Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre launches its new space with an intimate production of the musical The Full Monty on December 10, and the show features alumni and student talent from the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department. David...
The talents of Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department students and alumni are featured in holiday-season productions at some of the Chicago area’s top theatres. Among them: Sophie Vitello, a senior in the Theatre Department’s BFA Program in Musical Theatre...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumnus David Gallo ’18, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Acting with a Minor in Voiceover, has been selected for the 2018-2019 Shattered Globe Theatre’s Protégé Program. Now in its ninth year,...
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department continues its 2018-2019 Mainstage Season with the rock musical High Fidelity, running November 28 through December 8 in Studio 404 of the Getz Theater Center of Columbia College, located at 72 E. 11th...
Quinn Rigg, a junior in the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s BFA Program in Musical Theatre Performance, is featured in the holiday musical Plaid Tidings, running November 30 through December 16 at the Towle Theatre, 5205 Hohman, in Hammond,...