About

 Janet Ulrich Brooks and Paloma Nozicka,  Native Gardens,  2017

Janet Ulrich Brooks and Paloma Nozicka, Native Gardens, 2017

A native Chicagoan with Mexican/Italian/Czech heritage, Paloma is the daughter and granddaughter of a long line of musicians 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 theatres 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's 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 Gabriella in BOEING BOEING. She is fluent in Spanish and loves Europe, dogs, and cheese.