Jen Ellison

Artistic Associate

Jen Ellison has been performing, writing and directing in Chicago for nearly 20 years.  Directing credits include Trap Door Theatre, WNEP, and Collaboraction, and The Neo-Futurists. As a resident director at the Second City, Jen has overseen two national touring companies, developed multiple shows for their Outreach and Diversity program, and directed Apes of Wrath for the ETC stage. In addition to teaching ethics at DePaul University, she is a member of the Comedy Writing and Performance faculty at Columbia College Chicago.