About Me

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Aaron Henrickson is professional stage director based in Chicago. He is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago with a BA in Theatre Direction.

Aaron has worked with such theatres as: Writers’ Theatre, American Theatre Company, City Lit Theatre, Redtwist Theatre, and has directed for: Tympanic Theatre Company, the side project, Strange Bedfellows Theatre, Fox Valley Repertory’s Youth Ensemble, New Suit Theatre, Fairlane Theatre Co., Adapt Theatre Productions, and Cold Basement Dramatics.

Aaron has directed and/or workshopped many new plays and adaptations for the stage, and is always on the look out for new works and collaborators.  Aaron strives make theatre of high stakes and high energy while offering new insight into story through image, speech, spectacle, and bombardment.

When Aaron is not plying his directing trade, he is working as a Teaching Artist and educator inspiring a new generation of thinkers, performers and dreamers.