Congrats to CST Member Marcia Gienapp

Marcia Gienapp and Tim Gleason in The Cripple of InishmaanAt the Annual Membership meeting on Sunday, February 17, CST Historian Marcia Burbage announced recipient of a very important award recognizing outstanding dedication to the theatre.  The Wood Award, named after Community Theatre Guild founder Edith B. Wood and reserved for a member who has exhibited exceptional dedication and commitment to CTG over the years, was awarded to Marcia Gienapp. Marcia has been involved with CTG since 1989 and has volunteered in nearly every aspect of the theatre. Those of us who have volunteered along-side Marcia can attest to her tenacity, intelligence, wit, and passion. We are honored that she continues to share her many talents with Chicago Street Theatre. Marcia Burbage has compiled a list of her many accomplishments.  THANK YOU MARCIA GIENAPP.

Board of Trustees

  • Trustee 1995-1996
  • Recording Secretary 1996-98
  • Treasurer 2001-06

Cellist

  • Sugar Babies 1989
  • Cabaret 1991
  • The Elephant Man 1992

Assistant Director / Director 

  • Guys and Dolls 1995
  • Miracle on 34th Street 1997
  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day 2003
  • The Pied Piper 2005
  • What the Butler Saw 2011 

Stage Manager

  • Fiddler on the Roof 1993
  • Little Shop of Horrors 1998
  • The Sea Horse 1999
  • The Secret Garden 2000
  • And Then There Were None 2010
  • Frost/Nixon 2011
  • Backstage Crew
  • Winnie the Pooh 1992
  • A Christmas Carol 1995
  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 1998 

Set Decoration / Construction

  • The Boys Next Door 1990
  • Fiddler on the Roof 1993
  • Animal Crackers 1993
  • The Diviners 1994
  • The Sound of Music 1994
  • A Streetcar Named Desire 1995
  • Macbeth 1996
  • The Wizard of Oz 1996
  • The Sea Horse 1999
  • Props
  • Fiddler on the Roof 1993
  • The Sea Horse 1999
  • And Then There Were None 2010

Costumes

  • Fiddler on the Roof 1993
  • The Sound of Music 1994
  • The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe 1998
  • A Christmas Story 2003
  • It's a Wonderful Life 2006
  • The Emperor's New Clothes 2007
  • A Christmas Story 2007
  • Pinocchio 2010
  • American Rex 2013
  • The Less Than Human Club 2013

Actress

  • Oliver 1991
  • The Pied Piper 1991
  • Working 1992
  • The Art of Dining 1993
  • Animal Crackers 1993
  • The Diviners 1994
  • Death and the Maiden 1995
  • A Streetcar Named Desire 1995
  • The Dining Room 1997
  • Eleemosynary 1999
  • The Effect of Gamma Rays... 1999
  • A Christmas Story 2000
  • The Memory of Water 2001
  • Hot L Baltimore 2002
  • The Dining Room 2003
  • A Christmas Story 2003
  • The Cripple of Inishaman 2004
  • Bedroom Farce 2007
  • A Christmas Story 2007
  • The Man Who Came to Dinner 2010
  • Brother of All 2012

Also presented at the Annual Meeting, the New Achievers Awards. Look for an upcoming blog post recognizing outstanding commitment from 3 new CST volunteer members.