Artist Bio

Gregory Hirte

Gregory Hirte

(Bio as of October 2021)

Gregory Hirte (Dick Wilkins/Poulterer/ Musician, Fiddle) is happy to be back at the Goodman for his 21st production of A Christmas Carol. He was most recently seen at Lookingglass Theatre as a violinist in The Steadfast Tin Soldier. Other recent theater credits include Treasure Island (Lookingglass Theatre); Ring of Fire: Music of Johnny Cash (Mercury Theater); and Hank Williams: Lost Highway (American Blues Theater). Other Chicago credits include performance and musical compositions for Goodman Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Court Theatre, Drury Lane Theatre, Victory Gardens Theater and Piven Theatre Workshop (Jeff Award Nomination for Best Original Score, Sarah Ruhl’s Melancholy Play), as well as multiple international theater and music festivals. Greg is a member of several bands both local and national.