Dramaturg - Martha Wade Steketee
Martha was a court researcher and child welfare and domestic violence policy analyst in a past professional life.
been a script reader for Washington, D.C., and Chicago-area theatres, and has dramaturged productions and readings at Chicago theatres including Writers Theatre, Rivendell Theatre, and Chicago Dramatists.
has published Chicago theatre reviews at Aislesay.com
and mentors young writers in drama criticism in the Cindy Bandle Young Critics program co-directed by the Goodman and Association for Women Journalists Chicago
sees well over 150 Chicago productions a year, in part due to her
active membership on the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee
She has been a member of the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas since 2004.