Artist Bios

Lanise Antoine Shelley

Lanise Antoine Shelley

(Bio as of December 2019)

Lanise Antoine Shelley (Eloise Amponsah) returns to the Goodman, where previous credits include An Enemy of the People and Stop.Reset. Chicago: Familiar (Steppenwolf Theatre) and work with Lookingglass Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Victory Gardens and Backroom Shakespeare. Regional: Glass Menagerie, Gem of the Ocean, King Lear, Intimate Apparel, Sueño, …Young Lady From Rwanda, The Crucible (Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, 5 years as resident company member) and work with American Repertory Theatre, Indiana Repertory Theater, Book-It Repertory Theater, Seattle Repertory Theater, Outside the Wire, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Kansas City Rep. International: Macbeth, All My Sons, Aeneid (Stratford Shakespeare Festival – 2016 Chicago Fellow); Nutcracker Turbo (Moscow Art Theatre). TV/Film: Chicago Fire, Chicago Med, The Inner Room, Discovery World, Macbeth HD.

With Goodman Theatre