Grace Melon News

 
Birth Place:
Chicago, Illinois
Bio:
Grace has been acting professionally since the age of 13. Her favorite roles include Anne in THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK at Metropolis Performing Arts Center and Hilary in Jonathan Berry's hit production MOMENT at Steep Theatre, which she was Jeff Nominated for (Best Ensemble) She is a junior and ... (read more)
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Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois

Bio:
Grace has been acting professionally since the age of 13. Her favorite roles include Anne in THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK at Metropolis Performing Arts Center and Hilary in Jonathan Berry's hit production MOMENT at Steep Theatre, which she was Jeff Nominated for (Best Ensemble) She is a junior and ... (read more)
the side project Extends WHATEVER Through 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

the side project's World Premiere production of Robert Tenges'  Whatever has been extended two weeks, and will now close Sunday, August 23, 2015. The company's Artistic Director Adam Webster made the announcement Monday. The Chicago Tribune gave the production 3-1/2 stars, saying 'Small word choices reveal universes.' New City said "Webster and his crackerjack cast execute with deft attention to detail." (more...)

World Premiere of Robert Tenges' WHATEVER Plays the side project, Now thru 8/9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2015

the side project will close its historic 15thseason with the World Premiere of Whatever, a new play by Robert Tenges that, like his plays Elsewhere and Strangers Knocking, is concerned with struggling adolescents, a niche for which the side project has been praised in the past. (more...)

World Premiere of Robert Tenges' WHATEVER to Play the side project, 7/9-8/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2015

the side project will close its historic 15thseason with the World Premiere of Whatever, a new play by Robert Tenges that, like his plays Elsewhere and Strangers Knocking, is concerned with struggling adolescents, a niche for which the side project has been praised in the past. (more...)

World Premiere of Robert Tenges' WHATEVER Begins in July at the side project
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2015

the side project will close its historic 15th season with the World Premiere of Whatever, a new play by Robert Tenges that, like his plays Elsewhere and Strangers Knocking, is concerned with struggling adolescents, a niche for which the side project has been praised in the past. (more...)

Raven Theatre to Present Staged Readings of Chris Hodak's THE IROQUOIS, 6/23-25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2014

Raven Theatre will present a staged workshop production of The Iroquois, by Chicago playwright Chris Hodak, as part of its [Working Title] new play development series. A slice-of-life portrait of an overburdened woman dealing with her elderly mother during the Downstate Illinois floods of 2008, The Iroquois is full of humor, compassion, and appealing characters who are facing the universal dilemma of deciding whether or not to move a parent with deteriorating health into a nursing home. (more...)

Jonathan Berry Set for US Premiere of MOMENT from 7/12 - 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2012

Steep Theatre welcomes back Artistic Associate and recent Jeff Award-winning director Jonathan Berry this summer for their U.S. Premiere of Deirdre Kinahan's Moment. This will be the company's first production with Berry back in the director's seat since their 2011 collaboration Festen,which was one of the biggest hits of last summer and one of the most talked about shows of the year. Ms. Kinahan's Moment has been making waves itself since debuting in 2009 at Tall Tales Theatre in Ireland. The production subsequently moved to London, for a widely-praised and sold-out run at the Bush Theatre, and is currently on a seven venue tour of Ireland. Steep's U.S. premiere of Moment opens Thursday, July 12th. The playwright Ms. Kinahan will be coming to Chicago to take in the production August 16th through 18th. (more...)

Jonathan Berry Set for US Premiere of MOMENT, Now thru 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2012

Steep Theatre welcomes back Artistic Associate and recent Jeff Award-winning director Jonathan Berry this summer for their U.S. Premiere of Deirdre Kinahan's Moment. This will be the company's first production with Berry back in the director's seat since their 2011 collaboration Festen, which was one of the biggest hits of last summer and one of the most talked about shows of the year. Ms. Kinahan's Moment has been making waves itself since debuting in 2009 at Tall Tales Theatre in Ireland. The production subsequently moved to London, for a widely-praised and sold-out run at the Bush Theatre, and is currently on a seven venue tour of Ireland. Steep's U.S. premiere of Moment opens tonight, July 12th. The playwright Ms. Kinahan will be coming to Chicago to take in the production August 16th through 18th. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Josh Odor, Cynthia Marker and More in Steep Theatre's MOMENT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2012

Steep Theatre welcomes back Artistic Associate and recent Jeff Award-winning director Jonathan Berry this summer for their U.S. Premiere of Deirdre Kinahan's Moment. Steep's U.S. premiere of Moment opens Thursday, July 12th. The playwright Ms. Kinahan will be coming to Chicago to take in the production August 16th through 18th. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the production below. (more...)

Jonathan Berry Set for US Premiere of MOMENT from 7/12 - 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2012

Steep Theatre welcomes back Artistic Associate and recent Jeff Award-winning director Jonathan Berry this summer for their U.S. Premiere of Deirdre Kinahan's Moment. This will be the company's first production with Berry back in the director's seat since their 2011 collaboration Festen,which was one of the biggest hits of last summer and one of the most talked about shows of the year. Ms. Kinahan's Moment has been making waves itself since debuting in 2009 at Tall Tales Theatre in Ireland. The production subsequently moved to London, for a widely-praised and sold-out run at the Bush Theatre, and is currently on a seven venue tour of Ireland. Steep's U.S. premiere of Moment opens Thursday, July 12th. The playwright Ms. Kinahan will be coming to Chicago to take in the production August 16th through 18th. (more...)