Artist Bio

Penelope Walker

(Bio as of October 2022)

Penelope Walker (Crumb/Alice Fezziwig) returns for her 16th season of A Christmas Carol. Additional Goodman credits include The Story; Crowns and Wit. Other Chicago credits include What To Send Up When It Goes Down (Congo Square Theatre Company, Jeff Award Short Run Production- Ensemble); Don DeLillo’s Love Lies Bleeding (Steppenwolf Theatre Company, The Kennedy Center); Mother Of The MaidInto The BreechesCurve Of Departure and Eclipsed (Northlight Theatre); The House That Will Not Stand and No One As Nasty (Victory Gardens Theatre); Life Sucks and Black Diamond: The Years the Locusts Have Eaten (Lookingglass Theatre Company); Seven Homeless Mammoths Wander New England (Theater Wit); Love & Information (Remy Bumppo Theatre Company); We’re Gonna Be Okay, The Project(s), Agnes of God and Doubt (American Theater Company); Will You Stand Up? (Erasing the Distance); 10 Virgins and Voyeurs de Venus (Chicago Dramatists); Omnium Gatherum (Next Theatre Company); Chris-T (MPAACT); The Clink (Rivendell Theatre) and Shakin’ the Mess Outta Misery (Chicago Theatre Company). Ms. Walker created and starred in her own solo piece, How I Jack Master Funked the Sugar in My Knee Caps and has appeared in the web series Matching Pursuit and The Haven. Television and film credits include Chicago Med; Chicago Fire; Chicago Justice; SouthSide; Work In Progress; Boss; Olympia; Dubious Ruffians and Flowers.