Random Acts has announced Chicago Fire's Robyn Coffin as the host for #SafeSpace on July 19th at 8pm. The Pay-What-You-Can fundraiser for RAICES Texas, one of the main organizations fighting for families at the border, will be held at Mrs. Murphy and Son's Irish Bistro (3905 N. Lincoln).
Robyn Coffin can be seen as Cindy Herrmann on Chicago Fire. Additional credits include The Life and Death of an Unhappily Married Man, Unexpected, Finding Hope and Bernadette. Theatre credits include work with Jackalope Theatre, Silent Theatre Company, Infamous Commonwealth, Fine Print and Haven Theatre. She is an ensemble member of Buffalo Theatre Ensemble and offers one-on-one professional coaching for performers. Additional comedy, music, drag and theatrical acts will be announced in the coming weeks.
RAICES is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to underserved immigrant children, families, and refugees in Texas.
Since March 2018, #SafeSpace has featured the work of 49 artists while raising funds for Planned Parenthood, Trans Lifeline, The Night Ministry and Project Fierce.
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Random Acts is dedicated to presenting unpredictable and diverse genres of theatre. we strive to create approachable art with no expectations. Since March 2015, Random Acts has presented 11 productions (including four world premieres, one US premiere and one Chicago premiere) through which the company featured the work of 101 actors, 13 writers, 7 directors and 17 designers while performing at 9 venues including 4 theatres, 2 bars, an empty storefront, a cafe, and a gymnasium. Artistic associates include Bridget Adams-King, Alexandra Alontaga, Ali Bailey, Lucy Chmielewski, Colleen DeRosa, Mariah Furlow, Rasell Holt, Ben. F. Locke, Ayssette Muñoz, Tommy Rivera-Vega, Bryan Renaud, Becca Russo, Nora Lise Ulrey, and Shannon Leigh Webber. More information: www.RandomActsChicago.com
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