Linda Gillum

Core Ensemble Since 2001


Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Latest News Linda is currently starring in our production The Father now playing through March 9, 2019.

Productions with Remy Bumppo

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, 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
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

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, 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.). 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 OrangeCasting AboutThe Haunting Hour, and The Photographist


Chicago Fire, Prison BreakEarly Edition

Administrative Office

3717 N. Ravenswood Avenue
Suite 237
Chicago, IL 60613

Performance Venue

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

Stay Informed

Get the latest news and special offers by signing up for our email list.
sign up today