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The Getz Theater Center

72 E. 11th St.

Chicago, IL 60605

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Join us to celebrate the newly renovated Getz Theater Center with alumni, faculty, students, and special guests.

The Theatre Reunion Weekend features a special performance of our 2018-19 Mainstage season opener, The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood, as well as receptions, panel discussions with distinguished alumni, building tours, and a keynote talk by alum Anna D. Shapiro ’90, HDR ’15, artistic director of Steppenwolf Theatre.

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Theatre Reunion Weekend: $55
Friday only: $45
Saturday only: $20

Friday, October 19

Alumni Night: Performance and Reception
(registration required)

5 p.m. Evening alumni reception
7 p.m. Remarks from special guests
7:30 p.m. Performance of The Penelopiad directed by AJ Ware ’08
9:30 p.m. Activities conclude

Saturday, October 20

Alumni Open House
(registration required)

9 a.m. Alumni breakfast
10 a.m. Featured speaker: Anna D. Shapiro ’90, HDR ’15
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Industry breakout sessions

- Chicago Theatre: Moderator Stephanie Shaw ’92, MFA ’09
- Playwriting/Writing for Performance: Moderator Paul Amandes
- Film and TV: Moderator Behzad Dabu ’08
- Musical Theatre: Moderator Jermaine Hill
- Comedy Writing and Performance: Moderator Anne Libera
- Theatre Design and Technology: Moderator Jacqueline Penrod

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tours of the Getz Theater Center
2 p.m. On-campus activities conclude

Post-event opportunities at local theaters available at 6 p.m.
(Not included in reunion event pricing)


Space is limited! Register today.


Additional details can be found at theatre.colum.edu/reunion


Special Needs Request

Disabled Access seating requirements can be reserved by calling 312.369.8673.



Programming presented by Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department and Development and Alumni Relations.




All registration fees and donations are non-refundable and non-transferable. Registration fees help underwrite the cost of this event produced by the Theatre Department. Any donations made are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law and will directly help empower future industry leaders in the creative fields and disciplines.

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