BETH WOLF is a Jeff Award-nominated Chicago theatre director, artistic director, and coach. In addition to being a freelance director, she is the founder and Producing Artistic Director of Midsommer Flight. She also co-founded and is the former Artistic Director of Promethean Theatre Ensemble.
Beth’s passion for theatre stems from her love of storytelling and artistic collaboration. Reviewers have praised her “sure direction of a flexible, mirthful ensemble,” and her ability to “coax mature, compelling performances from her [actors],” and have called her work “brilliant,” “tight and focused,” and “stunning.”
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A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Midsommer Flight
July 15 – August 21, 2022
#1 Top Rated Play on Theatre in Chicago!
“Compelling proof that free summer Shakespeare continues to bring communities together around art that stands the test of time. The reason it stands the test of time? Strong, diverse casting…and accessible, entertaining interpretation by director and company founder Beth Wolf.” – CHICAGO READER RECOMMENDED
“Altogether the stuff of a wonderful summer night out in Chicago’s parks. …A testament to Wolf’s tight direction and the fact that the cast clearly thrives under it.” – TALKIN’BROADWAY
Outside Mullingar at Citadel Theatre
February 11 – March 13, 2022
Equity Jeff Nominated for Best Director and Best Production!
“Beth Wolf has directed this irresistibly idyllic and deceptively rich play with heart and reverence.” – Chicago Theatre Review