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The Red Line

Supporting / Law Clerk

DeMane Davis

the T (web series)

Lead / Jo

Bea Cordelia, Daniel Kyri


Eat Rich (upcoming short)

Lead / Emily

Molly Pease

Working Man (upcoming)

Supporting / Tattooed Clerk

Robert Jury

The Gay Shoe Clerks (reading)

Co-Star / Portia Wallace

Alex Thompson

Eddie (short)

Supporting / Fat Al

Quentin Kruger

The Boy Detective Fails (short)

Co-Star / Fenton Mills

Nathan Allen


The Fly Honey Show

Featured Performance Artist / Ensemble

Erin Kilmurray

Chasing Blue

Bea Cordelia & others

Andrew Hitzhusen

SCHLUTT (workshop reading)

The Actor Depicting Bea Cordelia

Gina Marie Hayes

Romeo & Juliet

Lady Capulet

Jeff Trainor

The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later (reading)

Judy Shepard & others

Rives Collins

Inherit the Wind

u/s Howard & Melinda

Jessica Thebus

On the Other Side


Khanisha Foster

Agreed Upon Fictions (reading)


Megan Shuchman

Cloud 9


Jae Kim

Midnight's Dream


Brendan Yukins

Tuesday (ten-minute)


JD Caudill


The Onion Speaks To Voters Across Nation On Election Day

Co-Star / Chicago Voter

Sabah Khan


The Cosmic Body

Bea Cordelia

Bea Cordelia

The Exemption of Hunter Riley

Jesse's Friend

Brian Palmert


Steppenwolf Theatre

New Play Development

Whitney Dibo, Hallie Gordon

Goodman Theatre


Willa Taylor, Khanisha Foster

Victory Gardens Theater

New Play Development

Isaac Gomez

Northwestern University


Dan Cantor, Aaron Todd Douglas

Northwestern University


Rives Collins

Northwestern University

Long-Form Improv

Mike Abdelsayed

Northwestern University

New Play Deveopment

Devon Mayo, Laura Schellhardt

North Park University


Ronald Watkins, Sammi Block

Young Chicago Authors

Spoken Word Poetry

Nora Flanagan, Robbie Q Telfer

Bea Cordelia is an award-winning, Chicago-bred writer & performer whose work uplifts & reimagines the narratives of trans people. In June she released her web series "the T" with co-creator Daniel Kyri, which won a Streamy for Best Indie Series, and for which they were named the City of Chicago’s 2018 Filmmakers-in-Residence. In 2017 her “life-changing” solo show "Chasing Blue" featured in Steppenwolf Theatre's LookOut performance series. She is represented by Paonessa Talent Agency and Circle of Confusion.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'9"

Weight: 165 lbs

Eyes: Hazel

Hair Color: Strawberry Blonde

Hair Length: Long


Devising, Dramaturgy, Long-Form Improv, New Play Development, Performance Art, Slam Poetry, Stage Makeup, Teaching, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Canoeing, Combat - Stage, Cycling, Cycling - Mountain Biking, Fishing, Football, Frisbee, Jump Rope, Kayaker, Mountain Climbing, Ping Pong, Racquetball, Rock Climber, Running - General, Sculling, Snow Skiing - General, Soccer, Softball, Swimming - ability - general, Swimming - breast stroke, Tennis, Volleyball, Weight Lifting, Yoga, Dance Argentine Tango, Dance Ballroom, Dance Line/Country, Dance Modern, Dance Swing, Dance Tango, Host, Improvisation, Juggler, Licensed Driver, Modeling, Singer, Teleprompter, Vocal Range: Bari-Tenor, Vocal Range: Baritone, Vocal Range: Bass, Vocal Style: Belt, Vocal Style: Rapper, Voiceover, British - BBC English Accent, British - Birmingham Accent, British - Cockney Accent, British - Geordie Accent, British - Scouse/Liverpool Accent, British - Yorkshire Accent, Canadian Accent, German Accent, Irish Accent, Minnesota Accent, New York Accent, Southern Accent, Spanish Accent, Texan Accent, Fluent Spanish