Katie Klemme (Stage Manager)
Katie joins the Playhouse for her third production where previous credits include: THINGS YOU SHOULDN’T SAY PAST MIDNIGHT and STICK FLY (sub SM). Other recent credits include MOTHER AND ME (Greenhouse Theater Center), YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU (Northlight Theatre); XANADU, THE PROJECT(S) (world premiere), LET ME DOWN EASY, MERCY STRAIN,COLUMBINUS, (Boston & Chicago), RENT, DISGRACED (World premiere, 2013 Pulitzer Prize), among many others over the past 8 seasons as a resident stage manager at American Theater Company; THE NEW SINCERITY, MR BURNS A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY,SEVEN HOMELESS MAMMOTHS WANDER NEW ENGLAND (Las Vegas & Chicago), THE SANTALAND DIARIES all at Theater Wit; as well as work with About Face Theatre and the Music Theatre Company. Upcoming: MOTHER AND ME (Geva Theatre, Rochester, NY), MEN ON BOATS (American Theater Company), 10 OUT OF 12 (Theater Wit) and the world premiere, T. (American Theater Company). Katie is on faculty at Loyola University Chicago Department of Fine and Performing Arts and is the Interim Managing Director at American Theater Company where current producing credits include a three show season as well as CORE (Chicago Open Residency Experiment), providing Chicago artists with week-long residencies to develop and present their work-in-progress to the public at no cost.