Drone photo by Michael Fransen
Alumnus Nathan Gunn, the general director of Lyric Theatre @ Illinois and a star on stages across the planet, made a different kind of debut in Don Giovanni in 2018. Not only did he play the title role—a corporate raider living in Manhattan in this version—but for the first time he served as director of an opera.
Photo by Darrell Hoemann.
Photo by Natalie Fiol
You may recognize Illinois Theatre alumnus Jon Michael Hill from the TV show Elementary or productions at the Steppenwolf Theatre, where he was the youngest actor to become a company member when he joined just after graduation in 2007.
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts