Linda Gillum


Linda will be teaching the upcoming Studio Bumppo workshops, Monologue Bootcamp and Callback Intensive in January!


Galileo’s Daughter, Top Girls (2020), The Father, The Skin Of Our Teeth, Great Expectations, 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 (2001), Man and Superman. Linda also served as Director for thinktank: An Immigrant Class and Assistant Director for On the Verge.


Linda Gillum is a Core Ensemble Member of Remy Bumppo since 2001. She is an Actor, Director, Teacher and Casting Director. Linda has over 50 credits in Theatre, TV & Film and has appeared on Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Prison Break and Early Edition. She is an Instructor at Acting Studio Chicago, an Adjunct at DePaul and a member of Actor Unions AEA, SAG-AFTRA and AGMA. Linda is represented by the amazing agents at Stewart Talent.


A Red Orchid, Court, Defiant, Lyric Opera, Mercury, Northlight, Paramount Theatre, Roadworks, ShawChicago, Steppenwolf and Theatre at the Center as an actor; and Chicago Dramatists, Defiant, Famous Door, Greenhouse Theater Center, 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.). Linda is also a speech consultant for corporate executives.


Dorkumentary, The Big Date, Bruised OrangeCasting AboutThe Haunting Hour, and The Photographist


Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Prison BreakEarly Edition


Joseph Jefferson Nomination — Ensemble — Our Class, 2014
After Dark Award — Outstanding Ensemble — The Best Man, 2006
After Dark Award — Outstanding Ensemble — A Delicate Balance, 2005
After Dark Award — Outstanding Production — Flaming Guns of the Purple Sage, 2002
After Dark Award — Outstanding Ensemble — Cleansed, 2001

Administrative Office

3759 N. Ravenswood Avenue
Suite 124
Chicago, IL 60613

Performance Venue

Theater Wit
1229 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60657
Box Office: 773.975.8150

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