Jerico is thrilled to return to Towle where he was last seen in Perfect Wedding. Some of his Chicago credit include Starting Over, Biscuits & Bullshit (MPAACT), Rudolph The Red Hosed Reindeer (Hell in a Handbag), and Sketchbook Festival (Collaboration). Jerico was also a part of Shattered Globe's 2015-2016 Protege program where he helped devise the show Jell-o & Other Remedies.
He would like to thank Jeff and Kevin for this opportunity, and his boyfriend Miguel for his love and support.
Mary Collie (Marge/Pinky's Mother)
Mary Collie is excited for her debut at Towle Theater. She is originally from Amarillo, TX and holds a BFA in Acting and Directing from Stephen F. Austin State University. Most recently, Mary entertained as Chippy the Train Engineer at Navy Pier’s Winter WonderFest. You can catch her online in the web series, Apartment 101, and in several Harold Ramis Film School shorts. Mary is also a stand-up comedian and produced her own special, Mary Collie: Lady of the Evening, which you can watch on YouTube.
Rob Ibanez (Bobby/Buddy)
Rob is excited to make his Towle debut. Most recently, he played Bob Cratchett in Citadel Theatre's world premiere of Scrooge and the Ghostly Spirits. Other favorite Chicago credits include Nick Arnstein in Funny Girl (Skokie Theatre), Alan Baker in Come Blow your Horn (James Downing Theatre), and Alex Weinberg in the world premiere of Half Price Cosmos (Bread and Roses). To see some of Rob's commercial work, visit www.RobIbanez.com. Originally from Cape Cod, Mass, Rob has called Chicago home for over a decade. represented by BMG Talent. Love to Mom, Dad, Mike Steve.
Special thanks to my wife Jenni, who makes all things possible.
Lauren Knutson (Pinky)
Lauren is thrilled to be returning to the Towle Theater stage! You may have previously seen her at the Towle in Perfect Wedding, From Up Here, and Adrift in Macao. Lauren is a Chicago based actress and is a company member with Great Works Theatre Co. Lauren has also worked regionally with Nebraska Shakespeare, Tent Theatre, and Stagewest Theatre Co. She is a proud graduate of Drake University in Des Moines, IA.
Lauren would like to thank Jeff and Kevin for welcoming her back to the Towle family!
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