Stick Fly at Writers Theatre

Stick Fly, Writers Theatre, closes 3/15/2020. AYANNA BRIA BAKARI (BFA, Acting, ’17) and KAYLA RAELLE HOLDER (BFA, Acting, ’16) are in the cast. LINDA BUCHANAN (Professor Emeritus, Scenic Design) designs the set. DAVID CASTELLANOS (BFA, Production Management, ’88) is the stage manager. ELLEN SYPOLT (BFA, Stage Management, ’21) is the stage management intern.

The Niceties at Writers Theatre

The Niceties, Writers Theatre, closes 12/15/2019. AYANNA BRIA BAKARI (BFA, Acting, ’17) is in the cast. DAVID CASTELLANOS (BFA, Production Management, ’88) is the production stage manager, COURTNEY O’NEILL (BFA, Theatre Arts, ’06) is the scenic designer, and HEATHER GILBERT (MFA, Lighting Design, ’97) is the lighting designer.

How to Catch Creation at Goodman Theatre

How to Catch Creation, Goodman Theatre, closes 2/24/2019. KAREN ALDRIDGE (MFA, Acting, ’01), AYANNA BRIA BAKARI (BFA, Acting, ’17), JASMINE BRACEY (Faculty), and BERNARD GILBERT (MFA, Acting, ’16) are in the cast. PHYLLIS GRIFFIN (MFA, Acting, ’78/Faculty) is the vocal coach.

Source: How to Catch Creation | Goodman Theatre

An Oak Tree by Red Theater Chicago

An Oak Tree, Red Theater Chicago, closes 12/9/2018. JEREMY ALUMA (MFA, Directing, ’19) directs. HAILEY RAKOWIECKI (BFA, Costume Design/Technology, ‘17) is the costume designer. AYANNA BRIA BAKARI (BFA, Acting, ’17), CAROLYN HOERDEMANN (BFA, Acting, ’92/Faculty), and TARYN PEARCE (MFA, Acting, ’20) make appearances on stage, as the second actor changes every evening.

Source: Red Theater Chicago

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical by Emerald City Theatre

Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical, Emerald City Theatre, closes 5/26/2018. AYANNA BRIA BAKARI (BFA, Acting, ’17) is in the cast. KURTIS BOETCHER (BFA, Scenic design, ’00) is the scenic designer. ANGELA McILVAIN (BFA, Scenic design, ’17) is the puppet designer.

Source: Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical | Emerald City Theatre