Artist Bios

Cindy Gold

Cindy Gold

(Bio as of October 2021)

Cindy Gold (Mrs. Maud Fezziwig/Chestnut Seller/Mrs. Dilber) was last featured at the Goodman in A Christmas Carol—An Audio Play and Measure for Measure. She won a Jeff Award for her role as Gertrude Stein in Frank Galati and Stephen Flaherty’s musical Loving Repeating (About Face Theatre, MCA Chicago). Other Chicago-area credits include Indecent (Victory Gardens Theater); Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (Drury Lane Theatre); Show Boat (Lyric Opera of Chicago); Love, Loss, and What I Wore (Broadway in Chicago); Awake and Sing!Pride and Prejudice and Jekyll and Hyde (Northlight Theatre); and Moisés Kaufman’s 33 Variations work­shop (About Face Theatre, Tectonic Theater Project). She appeared at the Kennedy Center in The Daughter of the Regiment, sharing a role with Ruth Bader Ginsberg, and in Glimmerglass Opera’s The Music Man in New York and at the Royal Opera House in Muscat, Oman. TV and film appearances include LeverageWork In ProgressChicago FireEmpire and the recently released feature, I Used to Go Here. She is a Professor of Theater at Northwestern University. 

Watch & Listen More

  • The Making of Measure for Measure
  • Measure for Measure Rehearsal Photos

With Goodman Theatre