My American Cousin / by R. Sheth

November 19–22, 2015

A Workshop Production
Written and Performed by Jameeleh Shelo
Directed by Jessica Mitolo

Through a diverse group of characters, this sketch comedy show offers a lovable view into the life of a Middle Eastern American woman from the South Side of Chicago as she navigates her way through cultural pressures and societal assumptions. What happens when the Mid-East meets the Mid-West? The answers will fill you with laughter and joy! 


Soloist | Jameeleh Shelo

Production Team

Producer | Malik Gillani
Producer | Jamil Khoury
| Jameeleh Shelo
Director | Jessica Mitolo
Music Director | Vinnie Pillarella
Production Manager | Corey Pond
Stage Manager | Jill Yetsky*
Set Designer | Lauren Nigri
Lighting Designer and Master Electrician | Kristof Janezic
Video and Projections Designer | Chris Owens
Technical Director | Jesse Gaffney
Box Office Attendant  | Kevin Hanna
House Manager | Taylor Brown
Press and Archive Photographer | Crimson Cat Studios
Videographer | Deann Baker

* Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers.