Robert Koon

Robert Koon (Hunter/Thomas) is a Chicago actor and playwright.  Recent credits include Pillars of the Community for Strawdog Theatre Company, A Dickens Carolfor Oak Park Festival Theatre, Seminarfor Spartan Theatre Company, The Woman in Blackfor WildClaw Theatre, and Chagrin Fallsfor The Agency Theatre Collective (Joseph Jefferson Award Nomination, Supporting Actor).  He is an Associate Artist at 16thStreet Theatre (which produced his play Menorca), at Chicago Dramatists (who produced his playsHomecoming 1972 and St. Colm’s Inch), and Broken Nose Theatre.  Robert is a former resident playwright at Chicago Dramatists, and a former Playwright Resident at the William Inge Center for the Arts.  His work includes the Jeff-nominated Odin’s Horseand Vintage Red and the Dust of the Road(Joseph Jefferson Award for New Work). Robert is a member of the Dramatists Guild.

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