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2018 Equity

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologic Oncology Unit at Sloan-Kettering
Route 66 Theatre Company

Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical
Mercury Theater Chicago

2017 Equity

10 Out of 12
Theater Wit

A Comedical Tragedy for Mister Punch
The House Theatre of Chicago

A Disappearing Number
TimeLine Theatre Company

A Life Extra Ordinary
The Gift Theatre

A Wonder in My Soul
Victory Gardens Theater

Ah, Wilderness!
Goodman Theatre

American Hwangap
Halcyon Theatre (in co-production with A-Squared Theatre)

Annie Warbucks
Theatre at the Center

Apartment 3A
Windy City Playhouse

As You Like It
First Folio Theatre

Bakersfield Mist
TimeLine Theatre Company

Beauty's Daughter
American Blues Theater

Beyond Caring
Lookingglass Theatre Company in association with Dark Harbor Stories

Black Pearl: A Tribute to Josephine Baker
Black Ensemble Theater

Blizzard '67
16th Street Theater

Bloodshot
The Greenhouse Theater Center and Ingenious Purpose Ltd.

Blues for an Alabama Sky
Court Theatre

Bootycandy
Windy City Playhouse

Born Yesterday
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

Bright Half Life
About Face Theatre

By the Water
Northlight Theatre

Cabaret
Theatre at the Center

Captain Blood
First Folio Theatre

Chicago The Musical
Drury Lane Productions

Circumference of a Squirrel
Greenhouse Theater Center

Crazy for You
Drury Lane Productions

Dance for Beginners
Piven Theatre Workshop

Destiny of Desire
Goodman Theatre (co-production with South Coast Repertory)

Disney's Mary Poppins
Mercury Theater Chicago

Disney's The Little Mermaid
Paramount Theatre

Dutchman/TRANSit
American Blues Theater

East Texas Hot Links
Writers Theatre

Electra
Court Theatre

End of the Rainbow
Porchlight Music Theatre

Faceless
Northlight Theatre

Gloria
Goodman Theatre

Good People
Buffalo Theatre Ensemble

Great Expectations
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company (Co-Production with Silk Road Rising)

Hand to God
Victory Gardens Theater

Harvey
Court Theatre

Her America
Greenhouse Theater Center

HIR
Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Hobo King
Congo Square Theatre

How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Marriott Theatre

I Am My Own Wife
About Face Theatre

I Am Who I Am (The Story of Teddy Pendergrass)
Black Ensemble Theater

I Left My Heart: A Salute to the Music of Tony Bennett
Mercury Theater Chicago

In the Heights
Porchlight Music Theatre

Into the Beautiful North
16th Street Theater

It's a Wonderful Life: Live in Chicago
American Blues Theater

Jesus Christ Superstar
Paramount Theatre

Johnny Ten Beers' Daughter
Something Marvelous

Julius Caesar
Writers Theatre

King Charles III
Chicago Shakespeare Theater

King of the Yees
Goodman Theatre in association with Center Theatre Group

La Havana Madrid
Teatro Vista

Last Dancer Standing (More than Hip Hop)
Black Ensemble Theater

Life Sucks
Lookingglass Theatre Company

Love's Labor's Lost
Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Macbeth
Oak Park Festival Theatre

Mamma Mia!
Paramount Theatre

Mamma Mia!
Marriott Theatre

Man In The Ring
Court Theatre

Marry Me a Little
Porchlight Music Theatre

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
Northlight Theatre

Mr. and Mrs. Pennyworth
Lookingglass Theatre Company

Naperville
Theater Wit

Native Gardens
Victory Gardens Theater

Objects in the Mirror
Goodman Theatre

Parachute Men
Teatro Vista

Parade
Writers Theatre

Paradise Blue
TimeLine Theatre Company

Pass Over
Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Picnic
American Theater Company

Pilgrims
The Gift Theatre

Pirandello's Henry IV
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

Pygmalion
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company

Queen
Victory Gardens Theater

Relativity
Northlight Theatre

Rose
The Greenhouse Theater Center

Roz and Ray
Victory Gardens Theater

Shakespeare in Love
Chicago Shakespeare Theater

She Loves Me
Marriott Theatre

Silent Sky
First Folio Theatre

Singin' in the Rain
Marriott Theatre

Smokey Joe's Cafe
Drury Lane Productions

Straight White Men
Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Paramount Theatre

T.
American Theater Company

The Bardy Bunch
Disappearing Dog LLC at Mercury Theater Chicago

The Book of Joseph
Chicago Shakespeare Theater

The Bridges of Madison County
Marriott Theatre

The Christians
Steppenwolf Theatre Company

The City of Conversation
Northlight Theatre

The Columnist
American Blues Theater

The Firebirds Take the Field
Rivendell Theatre Ensemble

The Fundamentals
Steppenwolf Theatre Company

The Gin Game
Drury Lane Productions

The Great and Terrible Wizard of Oz
The House Theatre of Chicago

The Hard Problem
Court Theatre

The Hunter and The Bear
Writers Theatre

The Last Wife
TimeLine Theatre Company

The Magic Play
Goodman Theatre and Co-Commission with Roundabout Theatre Company

The Mystery of Love & Sex
Writers Theatre

The Nether
A Red Orchid Theatre

The River Bride
Halcyon Theatre

The Room
A Red Orchid Theatre

The Scene
Writers Theatre

The Scottsboro Boys
Porchlight Music Theatre

The Temperamentals
About Face Theatre

The Tin Woman
Theatre at the Center

The Wolf at the End of the Block
Teatro Vista

Threesome
The Other Theatre Company

Ultra American: A Patriot Act
Silk Road Rising

Uncle Phillip's Coat
Greenhouse Theater Center

Uncle Vanya
Goodman Theatre

Unseen
The Gift Theatre

Visiting Edna
Steppenwolf Theatre Company

Winter
Rivendell Theatre Ensemble

Wit
The Hypocrites

Wonderful Town
Goodman Theatre


2018 Non-Equity

American Hero
First Floor Theater

Forty-Two Stories
City Lit Theater Company

Gidion's Knot
Eclectic Full Contact Theatre

Her Majesty's Will
Lifeline Theatre

Ideation
Jackalope Theatre Company

In the Soundless Awe
Saltbox Theatre Collective

Into the Empty Sky
Trap Door Theatre

Lady X - The Musical
Hell in a Handbag Productions

Lela & Co.
Steep Theatre Company

Little Fish
Kokandy Productions

London Assurance
City Lit Theater Company

Megastasis
Eclipse Theatre Company

Never the Milk and Honey
Ma'at Production Association of Afrikan Centered Theater

Ragtime
Griffin Theatre Company

Seminar
Spartan Theatre Company

Shockheaded Peter
Black Button Eyes Productions

The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity
Red Theater Chicago

The Liar
Promethean Theatre Ensemble

The Nance
Pride Films and Plays

The School for Lies
The Artistic Home

They're Playing Our Song
Brown Paper Box Co.

Three Days of Rain
BoHo Theatre

Time Stands Still
AstonRep Theatre Company

Water & Power
UrbanTheater Company

We're Gonna Die
Haven Theatre Company

2017 Non-Equity

A Wrinkle in Time
Lifeline Theatre

An Anthony Newley-Leslie Bricusse Songbook
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre

At Mister Kelly's
Three Cat Productions

At the Table
Broken Nose Theatre

Bat Boy: The Musical
Griffin Theatre Company

Betrayal
Raven Theatre

Bobbie Clearly
Steep Theatre Company

By the Bog of Cats
The Artistic Home

Caught
Sideshow Theatre Company

Chagrin Falls
The Agency Theater Collective

Cymbeline
Strawdog Theatre Company

Death of a Salesman
Redtwist Theatre

Distance
Strawdog Theatre Company

Even Longer and Farther Away
The New Colony

Falling
Interrobang Theatre Project

Feral
Ma'at Production Association of Afrikan Centered Theater

Gentle
TUTA Theatre Chicago

good friday
Kristiana Rae Colon and Tara Branham in collaboration with Oracle Productions

Hauptmann
City Lit Theater Company

Haymarket: The Anarchist's Song
Underscore Theatre Company

High Fidelity: The Musical
Refuge Theatre Project

Honky Tonk Angels
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre

How We Got On
Haven Theatre Company

Human Terrain
Broken Nose Theatre

In To America
Griffin Theatre Company

Jesus Hopped the ''A'' Train
Eclipse Theatre Company

Merge
The New Colony

Miss Holmes
Lifeline Theatre

Next to Normal
BoHo Theatre

Northanger Abbey
Lifeline Theatre

Oh, Coward!
Dead Writers Theatre Collective

Once in a Lifetime
Strawdog Theatre Company

Our Lady of 121st Street
Eclipse Theatre Company

Peerless
First Floor Theater

Photograph 51
20% Theatre Company Chicago

Priscilla: Queen of the Desert
Pride Films and Plays

Prowess
Jackalope Theatre Company

Red Velvet
Raven Theatre

Resolution
Pride Films and Plays

Rutherford's Travels
Pegasus Theatre Chicago

Scarcity
Redtwist Theatre

Taste
Red Theater Chicago

The Amish Project
Interrobang Theatre Project

The Assembled Parties
Raven Theatre

The Baltimore Waltz
Brown Paper Box Co.

The Body of an American
Stage Left Theatre

The Distance
Haven Theatre Company

The Few
Steep Theatre Company

The Happiest Place on Earth
Greenhouse Theater Center and Sideshow Theatre Company

The House of Blue Leaves
Raven Theatre

The Kid Thing
Nothing Without a Company

The Lion in Winter
Promethean Theatre Ensemble

The Little Flower of East Orange
Eclipse Theatre Company

The Most Happy Fella
Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre

The North Pool
Interrobang Theatre Project

The Promise of a Rose Garden
Babes With Blades

The Realization of Emily Linder
Redtwist Theatre

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
Trap Door Theatre

The Seedbed
Redtwist Theatre

The Wiz
Kokandy Productions

Tomorrow Morning
Kokandy Productions

Tonya and Nancy: The Rock Opera
Underscore Theatre Company

truth and reconciliation
Sideshow Theatre Company

Urinetown
BoHo Theatre

Venus in Fur
Circle Theatre

Wastwater
Steep Theatre Company

Winterset
Griffin Theatre Company

World Builders
First Floor Theater



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