About

 Janet Ulrich Brooks and Paloma Nozicka,  Native Gardens,  2017

Janet Ulrich Brooks and Paloma Nozicka, Native Gardens, 2017

A native Chicagoan and daughter of Mexican-Italian-Czech parents, Paloma comes from a long line of musicians, artists and entertainers. After graduating from the UW-Madison with a degree in Journalism, she returned to Chicago and found her passion in acting. She has performed on the stages of some of the most notable theaters in Chicago, including The Goodman, Steppenwolf, Victory Gardens and her artistic home of Jackalope Theatre. She is a proud member of the SAG-AFTRA union.  She has voiced several television and radio campaigns, including Ford, The Room Place, and KMART.  She is the current Midwest spokesperson for Ford.  Favorite theatre roles include Tanya in NATIVE GARDENS and Grace in THE LIGHT FANTASTIC. She is fluent in Spanish and loves Europe, dogs, and cheese.