Cassy Sanders | Theatre Seven of Chicago

Cassy Sanders

Company Member

T7 Credits: Yes, This Really Happened to Me; We Live Here (Co-Director); Lies & Liars (Co-Director/Conceiver); Mimesophobia (Jessica); The Water Engine: An American Fable (Ensemble); The Chicago Landmark Project (Co-Coordinator, Co-Dramaturg); Exit, Pursued by a Bear; BlackTop Sky (Director)

Cassy is a Company Member of Theatre Seven, as well as a director, dramaturg, writer, and performer. Recent projects include Co-Directing Theatre Seven of Chicago’s We Live Here and directing Pavement Group’s MilkMilkLemonade. She is a company member of Theatre Seven of Chicago where she co-conceived / co- directed Lies & Liars and co-directed the 2008 summer hit Yes, This Really Happened to Me. Other Chicago directing credits include: The Pigeons (Walkabout Theater), Case of You (The Ruckus Theatre), 2nd Story (Serendipity Theatre Collective), My Future Ex-Boyfriend (Pavement Group), and Love, Valour and Technology (Live Bait’s Fillet of Solo). Cassy co-dramaturged for The Wooden Breeks, and Around the World in 80 Days at Lookinglass Theatre. Her short plays Lesson One and Chicago Summer premiered at The Steppenwolf Garage as part of the 7th and 8th Annual SKETCHBOOK Festivals with Collaboraction. At Collaboraction, Cassy served as Assistant Artistic Director for from 2007 - 2009. In February 2013, Cassy directed BlackTop Sky for Theatre Seven as part of the Steppenwolf Garage Rep. Cassy holds a BFA in Theatre from Cornish College of the Arts.

updated december 2012