Anthony Irons is an actor, writer, and director who has lived and worked in Chicago since 2002. Anthony’s Lookingglass appearances include Treasure Island (Blind Pew/ Morgan) and The Steadfast Tin Soldier (Goblin), both directed by Mary Zimmerman. He has performed with Shattered Globe Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Court Theatre, American Theater Company, and The Second City. Anthony is also an Ensemble Member of Congo Square Theatre Company, where he has performed in over a dozen productions. He’s received Black Theatre Alliance Awards, African American Arts Alliance Awards, and three Jeff Award nominations.
Regionally, Anthony has worked with Alliance Theatre, Penumbra Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, and the Shakespeare Companies of North Carolina, Georgia, and Illinois. In addition to performing onstage, Anthony has worked as a professional Storyteller.
Bio as of 2018