Dan Savage

Dan Savage (BFA) is an author, media pundit, journalist, newspaper editor, and sex advice columnist (Savage Love and founder of the “It Gets Better” Project). He has written eight books and been awarded the PEN West Award for Excellence in Creative Non-Fiction, the LAMBDA Literary Award, the Webby Award for Special Achievement, and the Bonham…

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Kevin Asselin

Kevin Asselin (MFA, Acting) has been named the artistic director of Montana Shakespeare in the Parks. A professor of acting at the Oklahoma City University, Mr. Asselin as worked throughout Chicago with Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Writers Theatre and many others.

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Michael Filerman

The Department of Theatre at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is sorry to note the passing of a longtime Friend of Illinois Theatre, Michael Filerman, a graduate of Communications and one of the most successful producers in the history of primetime broadcast television. Mr. Filerman is best known for his work on such popular…

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