MJ The Musical, Neil Simon Theatre on Broadway, open run. GABRIEL RUIZ (BFA, Acting, ’08) is in the cast and ERICA HEMMINGER (MFA, Scene Design, ’03) is the Associate Scenic Designer.
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.
Vietgone, Writers Theatre, closes 9/23/2018. LAVINA JADHWANI (MFA, Directing, ’15) directs. DAVID CASTELLANOS (BFA, Production Management, ’88) is the production stage manager, GABRIEL RUIZ (BFA, Acting, ’08) is the musical director and composer, and VAHISHTA VAFADARI (MFA, Acting, ’15) is the dialect coach.
Source: Vietgone | Writers Theatre
Cry it Out, Northlight Theatre, closes 6/17/2018. GABRIEL RUIZ (BFA, Acting, ’08) is in the cast.
In Molly Smith Metzler’s insightful comedy, new moms and neighbors share their new mom experience, the absurdities and challenges of new parenthood
Congratulations to GABRIEL RUIZ (BFA, Acting, ’08) who was selected as Leading Performance in a Play for the 2017 Time Out Chicago Theater Awards for his work in Teatro Vista’s The Wolf at the End of the Block, written by fellow alum IKE HOLTER (BFA, Playwriting, ’07). The award winners were selected by a panel of critics and voting by more than 2,300 readers.
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