Performance is at the core of Concordia's Theatre training. The department's production wing, Artists of Concordia Theatre (A.C.T.), is proud to present the best of modern American theatre, as well as acclaimed interpretations of classic works. Our vibrant production schedule represents the best of Chicago Theatre. Dedicated to the works that shape our understanding of performance, our seasons include:
- FOUR MAINSTAGE PRODUCTIONS A YEAR
- SPRING MUSICALS
- NEW WORKS BY NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED PLAYWRIGHTS
- STUDENT DIRECTED ONE ACTS
- CHICAGO STOREFRONT THEATRE MODEL OF PERFORMANCE
Gallery of Past Productions
ARTISTS OF CONCORDIA THEATRE 2012-2013 SEASON:
"In the Soundless Awe"
By Andrew Pederson and Jayme McGhan
Directed by Jayme McGhan
October 5, 6, 12, 13 @ 7:30pm
October 7, 14 @ 2pm
"Romeo and Juliet"
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Jason Narvy
November 9, 10, 16, 17 @ 7:30pm
November 11, 18 @ 2 pm
By Lanford Wilson
Directed by Andrew Pederson
February 15, 16, 22, 23 @7:30pm
February 17 & 24 @ 2pm
Music by John Kander and Lyrics by Fred Ebb.
Directed by Rachel Edwards Harvith (Professional Guest Director, Chicago)
April 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20 @ 7:30pm
April 14, 21 @ 2pm
Madison Street Theatre, Oak Park
Main Stage Pricing:
$15 General Admission
$10 Students with Student ID
$10 Patrons Over the age of 55
$5 Concordia University Chicago Students with Student ID, Thursday nights FREE for CUC students!
Opportunities to act, direct, design, stage managing, etc. are available for any of our productions during the academic year. Several of our theatre courses offer acting or directing opportunities as well. With Concordia University located so near the richness of Chicago theatre, a host of opportunities exist for our students to examine theatre on many different levels.
For more info regarding Concordia University’s Theatre Program, call The Theatre Office at: (708)-488-4313