photo credit Matthew Gregory Hollis, The Obsessive Eye

photo credit Matthew Gregory Hollis, The Obsessive Eye

Bea Cordelia

is an award-winning, Chicago-bred writer, [solo] performer, activist, & educator specializing in gender, sex, & the body. Her "life-changing" autobiographical solo show Chasing Blue recently featured in Steppenwolf Theatre's LookOut performance series in Chicago & The Brick’s inaugural Trans Theatre Festival in Brooklyn. Last summer she developed her first multimedia installation, The Cosmic Body, in a University of Chicago Performance Lab residency through Salonathon, and was made a 2016 Luminarts Cultural Foundation Creative Writing Fellow for her poem "The Future." She is currently working with VAM Studio & Open TV on the pilot of her loosely autobiographical web series The T.