The Passage Theatre

The Passage Theatre

A small team of Chicago artists brought together by their passion for the work.

Artistic Director Cory Hardin and founding company member Alex Elam met as ensemble members in the 2017 School at Steppenwolf. Inspired by the same passion for timely, ensemble-based theatre, Cory and Alex decided to found The Passage Theatre a month into the program. After adding Marketing Director Grace Bolander and...
A small team of Chicago artists brought together by their passion for the work.

Artistic Director Cory Hardin and founding company member Alex Elam met as ensemble members in the 2017 School at Steppenwolf. Inspired by the same passion for timely, ensemble-based theatre, Cory and Alex decided to found The Passage Theatre a month into the program. After adding Marketing Director Grace Bolander and Literary Manager Will Quam to the team, TPT was officially founded.

MISSION STATEMENT: It is The Passage Theatre's mission to tell great stories with truth and simplicity. We hope to create community and to inspire our audiences to move through life deliberately.