Our in-house theater community, Artists of Concordia Theatre (A.C.T.), gives our students, faculty and friends the chance to take in some of the best of modern American theater, as well as acclaimed interpretations of classic work.


Our vibrant production schedule is dedicated to presenting works that shape your understanding of performance.

For more information about Concordia-Chicago’s theater performances, contact Professor Andrew Pederson at Andrew.Pederson@CUChicago.edu.

Upcoming show:

On behalf of CUC’s Department of Theatre, please join us this weekend for two student-directed one-act plays.  

Performances will be Saturday, March 26 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 27 2 p.m. in the Bergmann Theatre (KZ 250). Admission is free!

Seniors, Emil Clausing and Hannah Sochowski will be presenting their directorial debuts:

Trifles by Susan Glaspell is a drama that follows the search for evidence after a woman allegedly murders her husband. While the men are occupied with their investigation, the women discover the true motive behind the murder.

A Kind of Alaska by Harold Pinter is a drama which follows a woman who has woken from a thirty-year state of sleep and must come to terms with her new reality and changed family.