To create, promote and sustain

innovative, dynamic and engaging work 

it truly takes a village. 

Meet our tribe

of incredibly talented, intelligent and passionate individuals and community organizations committed to art that sparks conversations and incites change.


Artistic Director

Anthony Moseley

Producing Director

Sarah Swift

Associate Artistic Director

J. Nicole Brooks

Director of Youth Programming

Luis Crespo

Director of Production

Emmy Weldon

Director of Creative Community Engagement

Teh'Ray Hale aka PHENOM

Executive Director

Dr. Marcus Robinson

Director of Development

Elsa Hiltner

Managing Director

Tweed Thornton

Facilities & Rentals Manager

Manuel Ortiz


Concrete Runway

Press Relations

Jay Kelly


Board Chair

Justin Frick

AV Chicago

Board Vice Chair

Darlene Jackson

Columbia College Chicago


Board Members 

Dana N. Anderson

Writer, Director, Actor

David Cherry

All Stars Project

 John Curley 

Paradigm Presents

Sandra Delgado 

Writer & Actor

Board Treasurer

Andrew Balderson

Balderson & Co.


David Genovese 

iFly Chicago

Jeremy Getz

AV Chicago

Sarah Neukom

ESP Presents

Board Secretary

Pat Merryweather-Arges

Rotary Club


Steven Philpott


Sammy Rangel

Life After Hate

Matthew Woodburn

Chop Shop/1st Ward

Board Emeritus

Jonathan Aberman

Harry Arader

Jeff Asperger

Mike Grillo

Manuela Guidi

Paul Klein

Rick LaChapelle

Dana LaChapelle

David O’Connor

Ed Rafalski


Company Members

Dana N. Anderson

Elysia C. Banks

Dr. Laura Biagi

Caitlin Body
Antonio Brunetti

Luis Crespo
Sandra Delgado

Lonnie Edwards


Genevieve Fowler

Jeremy Getz

Elsa Hiltner

Carolyn Hoerdemann

Sunniva Holmlund

Parker Langvardt

Domenic Laury

Scott Merchant


Sarah Moeller

Anthony Moseley

Liviu Pasare

Hannah Phelps Proctor

Sophia Pietrkowski

Sam Porretta

Sir Taylor

Stacey Taylor

Emmy Weldon

Levi J. Wilkins

John Wilson

Ashley Ann Woods

Company Emeritus

Seth Bockley

John Cabrera

Emily Cripe

Lily Fortin

Sarah Gitenstein 

Mary Hicks

Joel Moorman

Miles Polaski 

Kimberly Senior

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