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Monty Cole

MONTY COLE has directed for The Goodman Theatre (florissant & canfield, New Stages Festival), Victory Gardens Theater (Suspension, (end of message), Ignition Festival of New Plays), American Theatre Company (The Project(s), Youth Ensemble), Definition Theater Company/ALTA (The Displaced) and other Chicago area theatre companies. Cole directed the critically-acclaimed, Jeff Award winning production of The Hairy Ape for Oracle Productions. American Theatre Company has commissioned Cole to adapt John Howard Griffin's Black Like Me for the stage. This Spring, Cole will direct his and Breon Arzell's adaptation of In Dahomey at the Center for New Performance at CalArts.