“Being Here” in the Windy City International Film Festival

‘Being Here’, Windy City International Film Festival at Victory Gardens Theatre screens 7/19/2019 at 6PM. Starring MELISA BREINER-SANDERS (MFA, Acting, ’17) and featuring SHADANA PATTERSON (MFA, Acting, ’15). ISABEL LICHTENSTEIN (BFA, Costume Design, ’20) is the costume designer.

Rightlynd at Victory Gardens Theater

Rightlynd, Victory Gardens Theater, closes 12/23/2018. IKE HOLTER (BFA, Playwriting, ’07) is the playwright. LISA PORTES (Faculty) directs. JEROME BECK (MFA, Acting, ’17) is in the cast.  JARED GOODING (BFA, Lighting Designer, ’12) is the lighting designer and COLLETTE POLLARD (BFA, Scene Design, ’00) is the scenic designer. DANNY FENDER (BFA, Stage Management, ’19) is the floor manager.

Source: Rightlynd | Victory Gardens Theater

Mies Julie at Victory Gardens Theater

Mies Julie, Victory Gardens Theater, closes 6/24/2018. DEXTER BULLARD (Faculty) directs. JALEN GILBERT (BFA, Acting, ’16) is in the cast. KAYLA RAELLE HOLDER (BFA, Acting, ’16) is an understudy. KURTIS BOETCHER (BFA, Scene Design, ’00) is the scenic designer, KRISTINA FLUTY (Faculty) is the intimacy and violence choreographer, and PHIL TIMBERLAKE (Faculty) is the dialect coach.

Source: MIES JULIE | Victory Gardens Theater

Breach at Victory Gardens Theater

Breach: A Manifesto on Race in America Through the Eyes of a Black Girl Recovering from Self-Hate, Victory Gardens Theater, closes 3/11/2018. LISA PORTES (Faculty) directs.  KEITH GALLAGHER (BFA, Acting, ’13) is in the cast. LINDA BUCHANAN (Faculty) is the set designer, HEATHER GILBERT (MFA, Lighting Design, ’97) is the lighting designer, and ALEC LONG (BFA, Scenic design, ’12) is the prop master.

Source: BREACH: A MANIFESTO ON RACE IN AMERICA THROUGH THE EYES OF A BLACK GIRL RECOVERING FROM SELF-HATE | Victory Gardens Theater