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Cecilie Keenan

Cecilie Keenan

The midwest premiere The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow is Directed by Cecilie Keenan.

Cecilie most recently directed Another Part of the House for Teatro Vista, Sextet for Eclipse Theater and Living Out for Teatro Vista/ ATC . Currently Cecilie is Resident Director for Teatro Vista and their Development Consultant. She has been a frequent director at ATC where she was a company member some years ago and directed Toys in the Attic and Bus Stop. Cecilie also directs in Minneapolis for Theater Mu where she directed 99 Histories and Falling Flowers . Other recent work includes adapting the novel The Messenger by Mayra Montero for Teatro Vista presented at the International Latino Festival at the Goodman Theater. Cecilie has worked on staff with many theaters in Chicago including Producing Director at Chicago’s Apple Tree Theater where she directed Anna Christie , The Birthday Party and Private Eyes and as Assistant Artistic Director for Northlight Theater. At Bailiwick she served as Artistic Director and she started the Director’s Festival, 11 Minutes Max, and with David Zak, the Deaf Artists Program. In the past Cecilie has received many awards for directing and ensemble work as well as a TCG Observership to Mexico and several NEA & Foundation Grants to develop or produce new plays.