Miracle the Musical at Royal George Theatre

Miracle the Musical, Royal George Theatre, closing 9/1/2019. DAMON KIELY (Faculty) directs. ERIN KRAFT (MFA, Directing, ’17) assistant directs. CHRISTINE BINDER (Faculty) is the lighting designer, KATHLEEN MUELLER MASON (BFA, Theatre Management, ’09) is the company manager, ANGELA McILVAIN (BFA, Scenic Design, ‘16) is the props designer, COLLETTE POLLARD (BFA, Scenic Design, ’00) is the scenic designer, and AARON SHAPIRO (BA, Theatre Arts, ’04) is the general manager.

Source: Miracle the Musical

Mansfield Park at Northlight Theatre

Mansfield Park, Northlight Theatre, closes 12/16/2018. GABRIEL RUIZ (BFA, Acting, ’08) is in the cast. CHRISTINE BINDER (Faculty) is the lighting designer and VAHISHTA VAFADARI (MFA, Acting, ’15) is the associate dialect coach.

The world premiere adaptation follows shy but clever Fanny Price in Austen’s classic tale of the clash between love and conscience.

Source: Northlight Theatre | Mansfield Park

Plantation! at Lookingglass Theatre Company

Plantation!, Lookingglass Theatre Company, closes 4/22/2018. KEVIN DOUGLASS (BFA, Acting, ’00) is the playwright. GRACIE MEIER (BFA, Theatre Management, ’17) is the assistant to the playwright. ERIN KRAFT (MFA, Directing, ’17) is the script supervisor. LINSEY PAGE MORTON (BFA, Acting, ’00) is in the cast. CAROLINE MACON (BFA, Playwriting, ’16) is the dramaturg. COURTNEY O’NEILL (BFA, Theatre Studies, ’06) is the scenic designer and CHRISTINE BINDER (Faculty) is the lighting designer.

David Schwimmer directs this World Premiere black (and white) comedy by Ensemble Member Kevin Douglas.

Source: PLANTATION! | Lookingglass Theatre Company

The Skin of Our Teeth by Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

The Skin of our Teeth, Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, closes 11/12/2017. KRISSY VANDERWARKER (MFA, Directing, ’12) directs. LEEA AYERS (MFA, Acting, ’16), JEROME BECK (MFA, Acting, ’17), LINDA GILLUM (Faculty), MICHAEL McKEOGH (MFA, Acting, ’12), and ANNIE PRICHARD (MFA, Acting, ’12) are in the cast.  CHLOE BALDWIN (BFA, Acting, ’17), KAYLA RAELLE HOLDER (BFA, Acting, ’16) and MICHAEL STOCK (MFA, Acting , ’17) are understudies. ELYSE BALOGH (BFA, Scene Design, ’15) is the charge artist, CHRISTINE BINDER (Faculty) is the lighting designer, ELLIE HUMPHRYS (BFA, Lighting Design, ’12) is the master electrician, and JOHN ROONEY (BFA, Theatre Arts, ’10) is the dramaturg and assistant director.

Source: 2017-2018 Season | Remy Bumppo Theatre Company – Chicago Theater

Thaddeus and Slocum: A Vaudeville Adventure at Lookingglass Theatre

Thaddeus and Slocum: A Vaudeville Adventure, Lookingglass Theatre, closes 8/14/16. KEVIN DOUGLAS (BFA, Acting, ’00) wrote the play. KRISSY VANDERWARKER (MFA, Directing, ’12) is the co-director. ADAM BROWN (BFA, Acting, ’12) and CHRISTINA NIEVES (BFA, Acting, ’08) are in the cast. NARDA ALCORN (BFA, Production Management, ’92) is the stage manager, CHRISTINE BINDER (Faculty) is the lighting designer, and COLLETTE POLLARD (BFA, Scene Design, ’00) is the scene designer.

Thaddeus and Slocum at Lookingglass Theatre 

Thaddeus and Slocum: A Vaudeville Adventure, Lookingglass Theatre, closes 8/14/16. KEVIN DOUGLAS (BFA, Acting, ’00) wrote the play. KRISSY VANDERWARKER (MFA, Directing, ’12) is the co-director. ADAM BROWN (BFA, Acting, ’12) and CHRISTINA NIEVES (BFA, Acting, ’08) are in the cast. NARDA ALCORN (BFA, Production Management, ’92) is the stage manager, CHRISTINE BINDER (Faculty) is the lighting designer, and COLETTE POLLARD (BFA, Scene Design, ’00) is the scenic designer.Source: ‘Thaddeus and Slocum’ tries to smile through pain of racial inequality – Chicago Tribune