Theatre Design Archive

The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department opens its 2018-2019 Mainstage Season with a rarity: The Penelopiad, Canadian author Margaret Atwood‘s retelling of Homer’s Iliad from the perspective of the women. Performed by an all-female, all-student cast under the direction...
The Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department and the college’s office of Development and Alumni Relations invite alumni and supporters of Columbia College‘s Theatre Department to the first-ever Columbia College Theatre Reunion Weekend October 19 and 20, 2018. The event...
Alumni of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department are in the cast and creative/production team of Les Innocents/The Innocents, a Halloween season thriller set in the mysterious catacombs of 19th-century Paris. This world premiere opens October 11 and runs...
Congratulations to the alumni and faculty of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department and the Columbia College Chicago Music Department who have been nominated for 2018 Joseph Jefferson Awards, Chicago’s top theatre award. The list of nominees for this...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department student and alumni talent is on display in Something in the Game: An All-American Musical, a new musical running July 20 through August 5 at Northwestern University’s Josephine Louis Theatre, located at 20 Arts Circle...
The Silent Theatre Company, an ensemble founded and led by Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni, presents the world premiere of Keep Your Guard Up, Smitty Harbinger, written and performed by Tim Campos. The show is directed by Columbia...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alums Claire Sangster ’12 and Spencer Meeks ’15 are on the design team for the About Face Youth Theatre Ensemble‘s world premiere of Scary Stories to Save Your Life, a program of horror-inspired tales informed by the...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni are in the cast and creative team of Everybody, presented by the Brown Paper Box Co. July 13 through August 11 at the Pride Arts Center, 4147 N. Broadway, Chicago. This modern riff...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumnus Paul Deziel ’14, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA program in technical theatre, has received praise for his projection designs for Tilikum, a world premiere production by Chicago’s Sideshow Theatre. The show, which...
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department alumni are in the cast and production team of the encore performance run of Buddy–The Buddy Holly Story, presented by American Blues Theatre June 29 through September 15 at Stage 773, located at 1225 W. Belmont,...