Alyson Lyon Arts, LLC is based in Chicago and provides Arts Related Services in the areas of writing, performance, visual art and online creativity courses.
Alyson Lyon is a Chicago-based multi-disciplinary artist, writer and educator. She's a graduate of DePaul University’s Theatre School with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Studies and DePaul’s School of Education with a Master’s in Education (Secondary English and Theatre).
For over two decades, Alyson's performed professionally in theatre, tv and film in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles. She's played in a variety of Chicago bands (guitar/bass/vocals) and plays solo (guitar/vocals). A life-long visual artist, Alyson has also worked behind the camera as a makeup artist for print/tv/film and for major brands. Alyson writes fiction and non-fiction across mediums. Her most recent feature-length screenplay “Anna in Fall” was a Semi-Finalist in the Spring 2020 Chicago Screenplay Awards.
Alyson has taught fine and performing arts for over twenty years and received “Distinguished” ratings as a Secondary English and Theatre teacher in the Chicago Public School system. Additionally, Alyson is a 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher and a Reiki Master Teacher in the Usui Lineage.