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Columbia College Chicago
Ashton Byrum

Ashton Byrum

Ashton Byrum

Assistant Professor

Acting credits include three seasons on Broadway in Susan Stroman’s annual A Christmas Carol as Young Marley with Tim Curry, F. Murray Abraham and Jim Dale. National Tours include Mel Brooks’ The Producers (Springtime Tenor), Fiddler On The Roof (Fyedka), Tommy Tune’s revival of Grease! (Eugene and Teen Angel) and The Will Rogers Follies. He toured Europe in Frank Dunlop’s production of My Fair Lady and has played roles in regional theatres around the country including Paper Mill Playhouse, Denver Center Theatre Company, Ogunquit Playhouse, Arkansas Repertory Theatre and Idaho Shakespeare Festival. Directing credits include: Orpheus Descending (Cincinnati Acclaim Award), Anything Goes, Urinetown (CEA nomination – Best Musical), Godspell, and Giving Up Later (Cincinnati Fringe Festival). He earned an MFA in Directing from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) in 2010. He is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association (AEA).
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