Artist Bios

Cindy Gold

Cindy Gold

(Bio as of April 2013)

Cindy Gold appeared at the Goodman in Measure for Measure during the 2012/2013 Season. Ms. Gold won a Jeff Award for her role as Gertrude Stein in Frank Galati’s and Stephen Flaherty’s new musical Loving Repeating with About Face Theatre and MCA Chicago. Other Chicago-area credits include Show Boat at Lyric Opera of Chicago; Love, Loss, and What I Wore for Broadway in Chicago; Awake and Sing!, Pride and Prejudice and Jekyll and Hyde at Northlight Theatre and Moisés Kaufman's 33 Variations workshop with About Face Theatre and Tectonic Theater Project. This past summer, Ms. Gold appeared in Glimmerglass Opera’s The Music Man, and in its subsequent productions in New York and at the Royal Opera House in Muscat, Oman. She has appeared with Madison Repertory Theatre, Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare Sedona, the Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, the Peninsula Players Theatre and Mental Floss Improv in Miami. She appeared in the pilot episode of Leverage on TNT, and recently wrapped on the indie film The Drunk, directed by Paul Fleschner and William Tanoos. She is an associate professor of theater and head of acting at Northwestern University. 

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