Artist Bio

Jesse Klug

(Bio as of September 2018)

Jesse Klug returns to the Goodman, where his credits include the New Stages Festival; Pamplona; Soups, Stews, and Casseroles: 1976; Feathers and Teeth and El Nogalar. Off-Broadway credits include The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity and The Screwtape Letters. Chicago and regional credits include work with Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Marriott Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Indiana Repertory Theatre, American Players Theatre, Arizona Theatre Company, Paramount Theatre, Geva Theatre Center, Geffen Playhouse, The Old Globe, Asolo Repertory Theatre and the Shakespeare Theatre Company. Klug is a multiple Jeff Award winner. 

With Goodman Theatre

  • Fish Men Fish Men
    1112 Season
    Play by Cándido Tirado
    Directed by Edward Torres
  • Ask Aunt Susan Ask Aunt Susan
    New Stages Amplified
    Play by Seth Bockley
    Directed by Joanie Schultz
  • Chicago Boys Chicago Boys
    New Stages Amplified
    Play by Kathleen Tolan
    Directed by Ann Filmer
  • Dartmoor Prison Dartmoor Prison
    New Stages Amplified
    Play by Carlyle Brown
    Directed by Chay Yew
  • El Nogalar El Nogalar
    1011 Season
    Play by Tanya Saracho
    Directed by Cecilie D. Keenan
  • Song for the Disappeared Song for the Disappeared
    New Stages 2012
    Play by Tanya Saracho
    Directed by Laurie Woolery
  • The World of Extreme Happiness The World of Extreme Happiness
    New Stages 2012
    Play by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig
    Directed by Jonathan Berry
  • New Stages 2012 New Stages 2012
    1213 Season
    Play by Various
    Directed by Various
  • Happiest Song Happiest Song
    1213 Season
    Play by Quiara Alegría Hudes
    Directed by Edward Torres
  • Feathers and Teeth Feathers and Teeth
    All New Fall (New Stages 2014)
    Play by Charise Castro Smith
    Directed by Henry Godinez
  • The Magic Play The Magic Play
    All New Fall (New Stages 2014)
    Play by Andrew Hinderaker
    Directed by Halena Kays
  • Carlyle Carlyle
    All New Fall (New Stages 2014)
    Play by Thomas Bradshaw
    Directed by Benjamin Kamine
  • Feathers and Teeth Feathers and Teeth
    1516 Season
    Play by Charise Castro Smith
    Directed by Henry Godinez
  • Soups, Stews Soups, Stews
    1516 Season
    Play by Rebecca Gilman
    Directed by Robert Falls
  • The King of Hell's Palace The King of Hell's Palace
    New Stages 2016
    Play by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig
    Directed by Tea Alagic
  • Support Group for Men Support Group for Men
    New Stages 2016
    Play by Ellen Fairey
    Directed by Kimberly Senior
  • Blue Skies Process Blue Skies Process
    New Stages 2016
    Play by Abe Koogler
    Directed by Henry Wishcamper
  • Twilight Bowl Twilight Bowl
    New Stages 2017
    Play by Rebecca Gilman
    Directed by Erica Weiss
  • Lottery Day Lottery Day
    New Stages 2017
    Play by Ike Holter
    Directed by Lili-Anne Brown
  • Continuity Continuity
    New Stages 2017
    Play by Bess Wohl
    Directed by Annie Tippe
  • Pamplona Pamplona
    1718 Season
    Play by Jim McGrath
    Directed by Robert Falls
  • There's Always the Hudson There's Always the Hudson
    New Stages 2018
    Play by Paola Lázaro-Muñoz
    Directed by Jess McLeod
  • Felons and Familias Felons and Familias
    New Stages 2018
    Play by Sandra Delgado
    Directed by Marcela Muñoz
  • Graveyard Shift Graveyard Shift
    New Stages 2018
    Play by Korde Arrington Tuttle
    Directed by Danya Taymor