Wardell Julius Clark hails from Fairfield, Alabama but now calls Chicago home. He earned his BFA degree in Acting from The Theatre School at DePaul University. Wardell is a Company and Board Member with TimeLine Theatre, where he also serves as a Teaching Artist in the Living History Program. He is also an Associate Artist with the Black Lives, Black Words theatre collective.
Select Chicago directing credits include Kill Move Paradise (Timeline Theatre - 2020 Jeff Award Winner - Best Director (Large); Sheepdog (Shattered Globe); His Shadow (16th Street); The Shipment (Red Tape); Dutch Masters (Jackalope).