Vietgone at Writers Theatre

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.

Writers Theatre

Source: Vietgone | Writers Theatre

Great Expectations by Remy Bumppo and Silk Road Rising

Great Expectations, Remy Bumpoo and Silk Road Rising at The Historic Chicago Temple, closes 7/2/2017. LAVINA JADHWANI (MFA, Directing, ’15)  and NICK SANDYS (Faculty) co-direct.  LINDA GILLUM (Faculty) is in the cast. LEEA AYERS (MFA, Acting, ’16) and LAURA HARRISON (MFA, Acting, ’15) are understudies. ANNABEL ARMOUR (GSD) is the assistant director. MARGARET BAUGHMAN (BFA, Theatre Arts, ’16) is the dramaturg. SPENCER BATHO (BFA, Sound design, ’16) is the sound engineer. VAHISHTA VAFADARI (MFA, Acting, ’15) is the assistant dialect coach.

Source: Great Expectations

Vanya (Or, ‘That’s Life’) by Rasaka Theatre Company

Vanya (Or, ‘That’s Life’), Rasaka Theatre Company at The Edge Theater, closes 2/3/2017. LAVINA JADHWANI (MFA, Directing, ’15) wrote the adaptation. MARGARET BAUGHMAN (BFA, Theatre Arts, ’16) is the dramaturg and MATT REICH (BFA, Sound Design, ’15) is the sound designer.


Source: Home – Rasaka Theatre Company-Chicago

The Two Gentlemen of Verona at Oak Park Festival Theatre

The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Oak Park Festival Theatre, closes 8/22/15. LAVINA JADHWANI (MFA, Directing, ’15) directed. DAN COBBLER (MFA, Acting, ’13), NOAH LAUFER (BFA, Acting, ’15), ASHLYN LOZANO (BFA, Acting, ’15), ERIKA MIRANDA (BFA, Acting, ’15), and VAHISHTA VAFADARI (MFA, Acting, ’15) are in the cast.

Source: THE TWO GENTLEMAN OF VERONA | 2015 | Oak Park Festival Theatre

Julius Caesar by Brown Paper Box Co.

Julius Caesar, Brown Paper Box Co. at Greenhouse Theater Center, closes 4/3/16. LAVINA JADHWANI (MFA, Directing, ’15) directs. DAN COBBLER (MFA, Acting, ’13), ABIE IRABOR (MFA, Acting, ’15), and VAHISHTA VAFADARI (MFA, Acting, ’15) are in the cast. CONNOR CIESIL (BFA, Sound Design, ’17) is the sound designer, and TYLER ESSELMAN (BFA, Acting, ’15) and VAHISHTA VAFADARI (MFA, Acting, ’15) are co-fight choreographers.

Source: Julius Caesar – Brown Paper Box Co.

Fugue for Particle Accelerator 20% Theatre Company

Fugue for Particle Accelerator, 20% Theatre Company at Prop Thtr, closes 10/18/15. LAVINA JADHWANI (MFA, Directing, ’15) directed. KRISTIN IDASZAK (BFA, Theatre Arts, ‘09) wrote the play. PAMELA DAVIS (MFA, Acting, ‘12), DAN COBBLER (MFA, Acting, ‘13), ERIKA MIRANDA (BFA, Acting, ’15), and NOAH LAUFER (BFA, Acting, ’15) are in the cast. JEREMY PFAFF (MFA, Acting, ’15) and LAURA RESINGER (MFA, Acting, ’15) are understudies. EMILY GUTHRIE (BFA, Scene Design, ‘09) designed the props. ELLIE HUMPHREYS (BFA, Lighting Design, ‘12) designed the lights.

Source: 20% Theatre Company Chicago | Fugue for Particle Accelerator