Artist Bio

Malcolm Ruhl

Malcolm Ruhl

(Bio as of October 2021) 

Malcolm Ruhl (Music Director/Musician, Concertina/Accordion/Guitar) returns to the Goodman where he has been a part of A Christmas Carol since 2005. Other Goodman credits include Ain’t Misbehavin’ and Floyd and Clea Under the Western Sky. Additional Chicago Musical Direction credits include Ring of Fire (Mercury Theater; Theatre at the Center); Pump Boys and Dinettes (Apollo Theatre; Princess Theatre);  and productions at Lookingglass Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Drury Lane Theatre, American Blues Theater, Theatre at the Center, Steppenwolf Theatre, American Theater Company, Mercury Theatre, Apollo Theatre and Apple Tree Theatre.  He has received two Jeff Awards and a total of eight nominations. A composer and playwright, his musical Cicada Dance received Kennedy Center/ACTF awards for original play, music and lyrics. malcolmruhl.com

Watch & Listen More

  • A Christmas Carol Rehearsal Photos
  • A Christmas Carol Rehearsal Photos
  • A Christmas Carol Rehearsal Photos
  • A Christmas Carol Production Photos

With Goodman Theatre