Artist Bio

Kristin Leahey

(Bio as of April 2012)

Kristin Leahey most recently collaborated with the Goodman on Fish Men during the 2011/2012 Season. She is the resident dramaturg at Northlight Theatre and formerly the literary manager at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company in Washington, DC. She has worked with Goodman Theatre, The Kennedy Center, the Indiana Repertory Theatre, Cleveland Play House, Victory Gardens Theater, Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival, Collaboraction, Teatro Luna, Teatro Vista, Steep Theatre Company, Eclipse Theatre Company, Redmoon Theater, Next Theatre Company and A Red Orchid Theatre. This spring, Ms. Leahey will graduate with a doctorate from The University of Texas at Austin. Her publications include articles in Theatre Topics, Theatre History and Theatre Studies, and she has taught at The University of Texas at Austin, Lake Michigan College, and at DePaul University.