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Kyle Hamman

Kyle Hamman.

Kyle Hamman is the owner/operator of KBH Media, a small multi-media production company that specializes in visual storytelling.

Hamman has been involved in Chicago theatre as an actor, designer, director and producer for almost fifteen years and has been a member of the Strawdog Ensemble since 2000. He has appeared in more than twenty Strawdog productions and facilitated numerous others behind the scenes.

Hamman is originally from North Little Rock, Arkansas. After graduating from Ouachita Baptist University, Hamman spent a season at Actors Theatre of Louisville as an acting apprentice before relocating to Chicago. Hamman has worked with numerous theatres in Chicago, including Mary-Arrchie, CollaborAction, Noble Fool, Northlight, Serendipity, Teatro Vista, Theatre Seven, WildClaw Theatre (Associate Artist), Writers Theatre, and The Factory, where he directed Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats.

Hamman has been nominated for Jeff Citations as a Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor, and Best Director. He is married to fellow Strawdog Ensemble member Shannon Hoag.

Strawdog Cast

Red Noses (Season 23)
Brodin

St. Crispin's Day (Season 22)
Will

Uncle Vanya (Season 22)
Astrov

Red Noses (Season 21)
Brodin

Aristocrats (Season 20)
Willie

Marathon '33 (Season 19)
Bozo

Detective Story (Season 18)
Lewis

Three Sisters (Season 18)
Andre (Understudy)

Wireless: Programme 5 (Season 18)
Cast Member

The True Ballad of Fall's Blessings (Season 17)
Joe Young

Julius Caesar (Season 16)
Lucius

Detective Story (Season 16)
Lewis

Fuddy Meers (Season 16)
Millet

Spring Awakening (Season 15)
Melchoir

Ivona, Princess of Burgundia (Season 14)
Simon

Toasting George (Season 14)
Foley

The Green Bird (Season 14)
Renzo

Disco Pigs (Season 13)
Pig

Our Country's Good (Season 13)
Ralph

The Ball of Justice (Season 13)
Guttapunk

Manufracture (Season 12)
Mourner

Return to the Howard Bowl (Season 12)
Guttapunk

Strawdog Creative Team

Masque Macabre (Season 31)
Video Design

Fail/Safe (Season 27)
Video Design

Neighborhood 3: Requisition of Doom (Season 25)
Video Design

Improbable Frequency (Season 25)
Director

The Duchess of Malfi (Season 24)
Production Manager

Old Town (Season 20)
Director

A Lie of the Mind (Season 19)
Assistant Director

Wireless: Programme 3 (Season 17)
Director: Heavenly Potluck

Julius Caesar (Season 15)
Producer

Knives in Hens (Season 15)
Producer