Columbia College Chicago Archive

Chicago playwright, poet, educator, actor, and activist Kristiana Rae Colón is the first recipient of a new residency established by Columbia College Chicago for playwrights whose work demonstrates a commitment to communities of color: the Madeleine Moore Burrell Playwriting...
Alumni, former students, and faculty of Columbia College Chicago are featured in the 30th annual Rhinoceros Theater Festival (Rhinofest), running through February 24 at Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston, Chicago. Co-produced by the Curious Theatre Branch and Prop Thtr,...
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...
Annabelle Revak, a senior at Columbia College Chicago studying Musical Theatre and Music Composition, is profiled in VoyageChicago, an online news site and nightlife guide devoted to telling “Chicago’s most inspiring stories.” In an interview posted November 15, 2018,...
Columbia College Chicago will host the 2018 Black Theater Alliance/Ira Aldridge Awards on Monday, October 15. The awards ceremony takes place at the college’s Hokin Lecture Hall, located at 623 S. Wabash in Chicago’s South Loop. The event begins...
Columbia College Chicago alumni and faculty talent are on display in Eclipsed, presented October 4 through November 4 by Pegasus Theatre Chicago. The drama by Danai Gurira, set during the Liberian civil war of 2003, is a deeply felt...
Nothing Without a Company, a theatre group founded and led by Columbia College Chicago alums, presents the Chicago premiere of Not One Batu, running June 22 through July 21. Presented in association with Lanialoha Lee and Aloha Center Chicago,...
Columbia College Chicago student Michael Adkins and alumnus Nathan Cooper ’13 are featured in the holiday musical Sammy: A Tribute to Sammy Davis Jr., running December 9-January 21 at the Black Ensemble Theatre, 4450 N. Clark, in Chicago’s Uptown...
Columbia College Chicago alumni and students are in the cast and creative team of Nora Brooks Blakely‘s musical The Tiger Who Wore White Gloves, running through December 23 at ETA Creative Arts Foundation, 7553 S. South Chicago, on Chicago’s...
Nothing Without a Company, an adventurous theatre troupe founded and led by Columbia College Chicago alums, presents the world premiere of Bobby Pin Girls, running October 29-December 3 at the Chicago Mosaic School, 1101 W. Granville, in Chicago’s Edgewater...