India Whiteside (Lydia u/s) Is very happy to join Strawdog Theater for the first time. Chicago credits include Theater Wit’s Admissions (Ginnie Peters); Court Theatre’s All’s Well That Ends Well (Diana); Transient Theater’s Getting Out (Arlene- Best Actress Jeff Citation nomination); Locked Up Down Shorty’s at American Blues; Folio Theatre’s As you Like It (Rosalind) and Othello (Emilia); Dirty Hands (Olga) at Mary-Arrchie Theater; The Way You Wear Your Hat (Sarah), Seanachai Theatre; American Divine (Sna. Neruda) for Dolphinback Theater and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival; and staged readings at Steppenwolf Theater and The Black Ensemble Theatre. She very much enjoyed the terrifying experience of being an ensemble member of Improvised Black Mirror at the Public House Theater, and has studied at BADA in Oxford and London as well as with a variety of wonderful Chicago teachers. Film credits include Savage Youth (Professor), winner of the Florida Film Festival, and Margaret and the Moon, nominee for Best Drama Short at Twister Alley Film Festival. India is represented by the lovely folks at Big Mouth Talent.
On the Greenbelt (Season 34)