Rob Lindley - actor, director, singer, improviser. Favorite roles include Prior in Angels and America: Part 1 & 2 at Court Theatre, Funnyman (starring alongside George Wendt and Tim Kazurinsky) at Northlight, and in Oh, Coward! at Writers’ Theatre which won him a Jeff Award. And it’s all about awards. Rob has directed many productions for Porchlight Music Theatre and the Off-Broadway hit 50 Shades!: The Musical and annually directs and hosts concerts for the Chicago Humanities Festival. Rob’s cabaret trio Foiled Again has been performing around town for over 15 years and has recorded two albums, “Foiled Again: Live” and “Blanket of Winter.” Rob is also one-half of the musical improv group “Chico’s Tops” - they are hilarious.
Three things you may not know about Rob...
1) Have a sickening collection of antique juice glasses, called Swanky Swigs that Kraft Cheese used to come in during the depression. No seriously, I have hundreds of them.
2) Both of my parents were United Methodist ministers
3) I have been married twice. Once to a woman, once to a man. I have also been divorced twice. #dateme