The Great Leap at Steppenwolf Theatre

The Great Leap, Steppenwolf Theatre, closes 10/20/2019. VINH NGUYEN (BFA, Acting, ’18) is an understudy. ELYSE BALOGH (BFA, Scene Design, ’15) is a painter, CHRISTINE D. FREEBURG (BFA, Production Management, ’96/Faculty) is the production stage manager, KEITH PARHAM (BFA, Lighting Design, ’98) is the lighting designer, SARAH PARKER (BFA, Sound Design, ’20) is the assistant sound designer, ELISE PETRUCCI (BFA, Costume Technology, ’13) is the first hand, HAILEY RAKOWIECKI (BFA, Costume Design/Technology, ’17) and MEGAN TURNER (BFA, Costume Technology, ’14) are stitchers.

Ms. Blakk for President at Steppenwolf Theatre

Ms. Blakk for President, Steppenwolf Theatre, closes 6/14/2019. TARELL ALVIN McCRANEY (BFA, Acting, ’03) is the co-playwright and stars. CHRIS FREEBURG (BFA, Production Management, ’96/Faculty) is the production stage manager. HEATHER GILBERT (MFA, Lighting Design, ’97) is the lighting designer.

Source: Steppenwolf Has Its MS. BLAKK FOR PRESIDENT Cast and Designers | PerformInk

Celeste Cooper joins Steppenwolf ensemble

CELESTE COOPER (MFA, Acting, ’12) (below left) has been named a member of the Steppenwolf Theatre ensemble.  Celeste made her Steppenwolf debut this winter in BLKS by Aziza Barnes.

Celeste joins other alums KEVIN ANDERSON (CERT, Acting, ’81), ALANA ARENAS (BFA, Acting, ’02), GLENN DAVIS (BFA, Acting, ’04), and TERELL ALVIN McCRANEY (BFA, Acting, ’03); and faculty member AUDREY FRANCIS (Faculty) as members of the ensemble.

Two Chicago actors are joining the Steppenwolf Theatre Company ensemble.

Source: Steppenwolf adds new ensemble members – Chicago Tribune