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Jaq Seifert

 
Bio:
Jaq Seifert is a Certified Teacher, actor, fight director, and stage manager who has worked in New York City, DC, Singapore and Italy. Their BA in Theatre is from Virginia Tech and MFA is from Western Illinois. They are a graduate of Antonio Fava’s International School of Comic Acting (2005) and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jaq Seifert is a Certified Teacher, actor, fight director, and stage manager who has worked in New York City, DC, Singapore and Italy. Their BA in Theatre is from Virginia Tech and MFA is from Western Illinois. They are a graduate of Antonio Fava’s International School of Comic Acting (2005) and ... (read complete bio)
 

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Jaq Seifert, Christopher W. Jones Photo

Jaq Seifert, Christopher W. Jones

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Jaq Seifert, Kevin McKillip, Jennifer Mohr Photo

Jaq Seifert, Kevin McKillip, Jennifer Mohr

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Jennifer Mohr, Jaq Seifert, Almanya Narula, Heather Chrisler   Photo

Jennifer Mohr, Jaq Seifert, Almanya Narula, Heather Chrisler

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Jaq Seifert Biography

Jaq Seifert is a Certified Teacher, actor, fight director, and stage manager who has worked in New York City, DC, Singapore and Italy. Their BA in Theatre is from Virginia Tech and MFA is from Western Illinois. They are a graduate of Antonio Fava’s International School of Comic Acting (2005) and David Boushey’s International Stunt School (2007). They are an Adjuct Professor at Roosevelt University teaching Physical Comedy, and a Conservatory Instructor at Chicago High School for the Arts. They have also adjuncted at NYU, and taught as a guest artist at North Central College, Taylor University, Knox College, Shenandoah University, Eastern Illinois University, Fairfax County Public Schools, and at Western Illinois University as a grad assistant. They currently reside in Chicago where they act, fight direct, teach, and produce.




Jaq Seifert News

Casting and Production Team Have Been Announced for Pride Films and Plays Chicago Pre Photo Casting and Production Team Have Been Announced for Pride Films and Plays Chicago Premiere of DEX & ABBY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 9, 2020

Casting and production team have been announced for Pride Films and Plays Chicago premiere of DEX & ABBY - a new comedy by playwright Allan Baker. Dex and Abby are dogs with unique personalities, and when their owners move in together, all four members of the family have to figure out the rules of this new territory. Funny, touching, and a heartwarming tribute to our relationship with our furry best friends, DEX & ABBY is a comic delight. Daniel Washelesky, who previously assistant directed AFTERGLOW with Pride Films and Plays, is directing. The press opening is Monday, February 24, 2020, following previews from Thursday, February 20 through Sunday, February 23.

Casting Announced for Chicago Shakes' ROMEO AND JULIET Photo Casting Announced for Chicago Shakes' ROMEO AND JULIET
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2019

Chicago Shakespeare Theater announces the cast and creative team for the Theater's upcoming production of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, staged by Artistic Director Barbara Gaines, October 31a?"December 22, 2019.

THE BUTTCRACKER: A Nutcracker Burlesque Announces Cast And Creative Team Photo THE BUTTCRACKER: A Nutcracker Burlesque Announces Cast And Creative Team
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2019

(sub)version productions has announced the cast and creative team of the return of their hit show, THE BUTTCRACKER: A NUTCRACKER BURLESQUE, written and created by Jaq Seifert.

Cast announced for HELLO AGAIN Photo Cast announced for HELLO AGAIN
by Julie Musbach - Aug 2, 2019

Cast and crew for Michael John LaChiusa's HELLO AGAIN, the first show of Theo Ubique's second season on Howard Street in Evanston, have been announced by the show's multi-Jeff award-winning director-choreographer Brenda Didier.

Cast and Crew Announced for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Photo Cast and Crew Announced for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by Julie Musbach - Aug 1, 2019

Full cast and production team were announced today for the Equity-affiliated Citadel Theatre Company's production of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER.  The fantasy-comedy by Rick Elice, author of JERSEY BOYS, THE ADDAMS FAMILY and THE CHER SHOW, imagines how Peter Pan might have become lost in Neverland, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER's Broadway production was nominated for nine Tony Awards (including Best Play) and won five.

Photo Flash: Marriott Theatre Celebrates Opening Night Of DARLING GRENADINE Photo Photo Flash: Marriott Theatre Celebrates Opening Night Of DARLING GRENADINE
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 8, 2019

With its surprising melding of off-beat, whimsical humor and serious themes of denial and loss, DARLING GRENADINE makes its Midwest premiere, running June 26th  through August 18th with a press opening on Sunday, July 7that 5:00 p.m. at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.

DARLING GRENADINE Opens At The Marriott Theatre Next Month Photo DARLING GRENADINE Opens At The Marriott Theatre Next Month
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2019

With its surprising melding of off-beat, whimsical humor and serious themes of denial and loss, DARLING GRENADINE makes its Midwest premiere, running June 26th  through August 18thwith a press opening on Sunday, July 7th at 5:00 p.m. at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Featuring an eclectic score and stirring book and lyrics by Daniel Zaitchik, DARLING GRENADINE takes audiences on an emotional journey of highs and lows, where old meets new and romance meets reality. Directed by Jeff Award winner Aaron Thielen, with musical direction by Jeff Award winner Ryan T. Nelson, this exhilarating show continues Marriott Theatre's long tradition of presenting new musicals.

The Marriott Theatre Announces Casting For DARLING GRENADINE, Runs June 26 Through Au Photo The Marriott Theatre Announces Casting For DARLING GRENADINE, Runs June 26 Through August 18
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 6, 2019

With its surprising melding of off-beat, whimsical humor and serious themes of denial and loss, DARLING GRENADINE makes its Midwest premiere, running June 26th  through August 18th with a press opening on Sunday, July 7th at 5:00 p.m. at Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Featuring an eclectic score and stirring book and lyrics by Daniel Zaitchik, DARLING GRENADINE takes audiences on an emotional journey of highs and lows, where old meets new and romance meets reality. Directed by Jeff Award winner Aaron Thielen, with musical direction by Jeff Award winner Ryan T. Nelson, this exhilarating show continues Marriott Theatre's long tradition of presenting new musicals.

46th Annual Non‚Ä"Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced Photo 46th Annual Non‚Ä"Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2019

The Jeff Awards announced today via a special video, a total of 132 nominations in 22 categories for the 46th Annual Non-Equity Jeff Awards.

Victory Gardens Theater Extends RIGHTLYND Through December 30 Photo Victory Gardens Theater Extends RIGHTLYND Through December 30
by Julie Musbach - Dec 5, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater announces the extension of the critically-acclaimed hit Rightlynd, written by Ike Holter and directed by Lisa Portes with original music by Charlie Coffeen. With six additional performances, the production now runs through December 30, 2018, at Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Avenue.