Founded in 2010, Kokandy Productions seeks to leverage the heightened reality of musical theater to tell complex and challenging stories, with a focus on contributing to the development of Chicago-based musical theater artists, and raising the profile of Chicago’s non-Equity musical theater community.


Click here to learn more about Kokandy Productions' history.



Join us in congratulating the company of Heathers on their two 2016 Non-Equity Jeff Award wins!


Courtney Mack won for her unforgettable portrayal of "Veronica," and Sawyer Smith won for his hard-hitting choreography.


Since its first year of eligibility, Kokandy Productions has garnered 28 Jeff Award nominations & 3 wins.


Read more about our company history here.
Read more about our next season here.
Help us make more fantastic productions like Heathers by donating here.



HOT OFF THE PRESSES! In our 2017-18 Season, Kokandy Productions will be transitioning to a non-profit theatre company and producing four musicals: The Wiz, LaChuisa's Little Fish (Chicago Premiere!), Wildhorn's Bonnie & Clyde (Chicago Premiere!), and one show to be announced.
Pictured above (from left to right) are the fearless leaders we've chosen for our endlessly exciting fifth season: Lili-Anne Brown, Allison Hendrix, Spencer Neiman, and John D. Glover.

Learn more about the shows on our 2017 Season page here.