Musical Theatre Archive

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums are in the cast and creative team of Anything Goes, the classic Cole Porter musical comedy, presented by Porchlight Music Theatre January 13 through February 25 at the Ruth Page Center, located at...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums are in the cast and creative team of the musical Grey Gardens, running January 12 through 28 at Prairie Lakes Theatre, located at 515 E. Thacker in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines....
Congratulations to the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department and Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago alumni and faculty cited in Newcity Stage‘s annual new year’s salute to movers and shakers in Chicago’s vibrant performing-arts scene. Among those listed in...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumnus Mikey Silas ’11, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre, has been profiled as one of Cleveland’s Most Interesting People of 2024 by Cleveland Magazine. As previously reported in this blog, Silas is...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums are in the cast and production team of Music Theater Works‘ production of Shrek: The Musical, running December 21 through 31 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, located...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alum Jess Godwin ’05, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Acting, is releasing a new solo album on Tuesday, December 5, 2023. Titled Dreamer, the 10-song album features singer-pianist Godwin performing her...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums and faculty members are in the cast and creative team of the musical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora, Illinois – the nation’s largest musical theatre subscription house....
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s production of On the Town, the opening production of the department’s 2023-24 Mainstage Season, continues November 15 through 18 in the Courtyard Theatre of the Getz Theatre Center of Columbia College, located at 72...
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s newly formed Theatre Advisory Board is sponsoring a free Columbia College Theatre Alumni and Friends performance of On the Town, the opening production of the Theatre Department’s  2023-24 Mainstage Season, on Saturday, November...
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department‘s 2023-24 Mainstage Season launches with On the Town, the classic 1944 musical about three sailors on 24-hour shore leave in New York City. The show runs November 9 through 18 in the Courtyard Theatre of...