Meet Our Faculty

BRITTANY HINKLE - has loved the performing arts since the age of four after seeing "Your'e a Good Man Charlie Brown". She graduated with a BFA in Theatre for Youth from The University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana and then went on to obtain a MFA in Education from the University of Dayton. While living in Ohio, she worked as the Education Director of a nonprofit children's theatre for about 8 years. During that time she directed shows like Honk jr, Junie B Jones, Junie B Jones Jingle Bells Batman Smells, Brave Irene,The Frog Prince, and The Trumpet of the Swan. She has also taught classes, designed summer theatre camp and coordinated outreach projects with area schools so the students could see free productions, have free workshops with visiting playwrights and help design a mainstage production. 

Brittany currently lives in Mundelein with her husband Chad, two maniac daughters, an angelic boston terrier, and one mean cat. She is ecstatic to be a part of the Citadel Theatre family.