Charles L. Mee | Goodman Theatre

Artist Bio

Charles L. Mee

(Bio as of November 2001)

Charles L. Mee most recently collaborated with the Goodman on Big Love during the 2001/2002 Season. He was born in 1938 and grew up in the Chicago suburb of Barrington. Among his other plays are Wintertime, which was developed at Sundance this past summer and will open at the La Jolla Playhouse next July before going to New York. His play First Love performed at New York Theatre Workshop earlier this fall, and True Love will begin performing in New York in mid-November. His bobrauschenbergamerica opened this past spring at the Humana Festival at Actors Theatre of Louisville, and will re-open at New York Theatre Workshop in the fall of 2002. His plays Berlin Circle and Time to Burn were both performed recently at Steppenwolf. A Nearly Normal Life, his memoir about contracting polio as a teenager in Barrington, was published in 1998 by Little, Brown. His work is made possible by the support of Jeanne Donovan Fisher and Richard B. Fisher.

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