Lauren Katz biography
At Writers Theatre: The Last Match
Lauren is a freelance director, dramaturg and teaching artist. She served as the Artistic Apprentice at Steppenwolf Theatre Company for their 2016/17 Season, and as a fellow in the 2018/19 Directors Inclusion Initiative at Victory Gardens Theater. Recent directing projects include: Subjective is Beauty (Prop Theatre), Toni and Marcus: From Village Life to Urban Stress (Illinois Holocaust Museum) and Salena’s Story (iO Theater). Recent assistant directing and dramaturgy credits include: King Lear (Redtwist Theatre), Indecent (Victory Gardens Theater), Caroline, or Change (Firebrand Theatre/Timeline Theatre), Women Laughing Alone with Salad (Theater Wit), The Crucible, Hir (Steppenwolf Theatre), Dada Woof Papa Hot, Bull in a China Shop, Significant Other, Bright Half Life (About Face Theatre) and Apartment 3A (Windy City Playhouse). As a teaching artist, Lauren works with Lookingglass Theatre and Mudlark Theatre.
[Bio as of June 2019]