Jess Kadish


THIS SEASON: Don Pedro in Much Ado About Nothing; Reynaldo and Francisco in Hamlet; Young Martius in Coriolanus; Fred and Old Joe in A Christmas Carol

PREVIOUSLY WITH ASC: Katherina/Lord in The Taming of the Shrew; Mariana/Officer in Measure for Measure

OTHER THEATRE: Viola, Twelfth Night (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks); Regan, King Lear (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks); Alabaster (16th Street Theatre); The Locusts (The Gift Theatre); I Now Pronounce (New Jewish Theatre); Twelfth Night, Henry V, Travesties, Failure: A Love Story, Iago’s Plot, Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play, Kingdom City (Illinois Theatre); My Father’s Keeper (Latinx Theatre Commons); La Fulana Respetuosa, Blowout (Aguijón Theatre).

EDUCATION: MFA in Acting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; BA in Theatre and Performance Studies, The University of Chicago

AWARDS: Windy City Times LGBTQ 30 Under 30 (Chicago)

PRONOUNS: she/her