Columbia College Chicago


George Zarr

Senior Lecturer

33 E Congress, Rm 700 G
Phone: (312) 369-8252


George Zarr is an award-winning producer, writer, director and composer. He has been Manager of Talk Programming at Sirius Satellite Radio where he helped launch their talk channels, and Senior Producer at the SCI FI Channel's Seeing Ear Theatre. He has produced, written, and/or directed over 300 audio plays worldwide. George was a founder of ZPPR Productions, where he co-created the National Public Radio/Dove Audio-distributed comedy series "Visit New Grimston, Anyway" and critically acclaimed Little Chills. In 2009, George received a Communicator's Crystal Award of Excellence for We Buried Him On Top of the Bluff, a musical audio play commissioned by the Missouri Humanities Council. He has been a guest lecturer/artist in residence at many institutions, including The Interlochen Arts Academy, New York University, The New School for Social Research, Hofstra University, Ohio University, and The National Audio Theatre Festivals.

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