Since 2011 Smyra Yawn has worked as a stage manager, production manager, business manager and teacher in Chicago. She enjoys also coffee and gardening.
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This week I spoke with actress and stage manager Adia Alli about working in Chicago, representation in the theater and the kinds of shows she loves to see. Adia recently stage managed The Hairy Ape at Oracle Theatre and is currently understudying for Kristiana Rae Colon’s Good Friday.
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Learn more about Good Friday at PublicAccessTheatre.org. (http://publicaccesstheatre.
Read about The House that Will Not Stand at Victory Gardens. (http://victorygardens.org/
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