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Artistic Associate Since 2001
Birthplace: Tulsa, OK
During the month of October Linda Gillum workshopped a new play with playwright Brett Neveu and actress Kate Buddeke titled Miss America. She is directing the world premiere for the Greenhouse Solo Celebration opening January 2017. Linda is also looking forward to performing in Remy Bumppo and Silk Road Rising's co-production of Great Expectations in May 2017.
Productions with Remy Bumppo
Love and Information, Both Your Houses, Our Class, Creditors, Changes of Heart, The Importance of Being Earnest, Night and Day (2010), Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Old Times, Bronte, Fiction, thinkTank: An Immigrant Class (director), The Real Thing, The Best Man, Tartuffe, Aren't We All, A Delicate Balance, Some Americans Abroad, Holiday, Top Girls, Man and Superman. Linda also served as Director for thinktank: An Immigrant Class and Assistant Director for On the Verge.
Joseph Jefferson Nomination -- Ensemble -- Our Class, 2014
After Dark Award -- Outstanding Ensemble -- The Best Man, 2006
Other Theater Credits
A Red Orchid, Court, Defiant, Lyric Opera, Mercury, Northlight, Roadworks, ShawChicago, Steppenwolf and Theatre at the Center as an actor, and Chicago Dramatists, Defiant, Famous Door, Illinois Repertory Theatre, Next Theatre, Noble Fool, Shattered Globe, St. Croix Festival, Timber Lake Playhouse, and Carthage College as a director. Member and Media Relations Manager of Defiant Theatre Company (R.I.P.). She also teaches acting at Acting Studio Chicago and Remy Bumppo Theatre and is an adjunct at The Theatre School at DePaul University. Linda is also a speech consultant for corporate executives.
Dorkumentary, The Big Date, Bruised Orange, Casting About, The Haunting Hour, and The Photographist
Chicago Fire, Prison Break, Early Edition