Lisa Portes

Lisa Portes is a Chicago-based director.

PlayMakers: Highway 47, Co-director.

Broadway: The Who’s Tommy, Associate Director.

Off Broadway: Highway 47 by KJ Sanchez (H.E.R.E); Wilder by Erin Cressida Wilson; Jack Herrick and Mike Craver (Playwrights Horizons).

Chicago: This Is Modern Art by Idris Goodwin and Kevin Coval (Steppenwolf Theatre Company); Ghostwritten (Goodman Theatre) and Concerning Strange Devices from the Distant West (Timeline Theatre Company) both by Naomi Iizuka; Highway 47 (Yo Solo Festival); Night Over Erzinga by Adriana Sevahn-Nichols (Silk Road Rising); Elliot, A Soldiers Fugue by Quiara Alegria Hudes (Teatro Vista and Rivendell at Steppenwolf Theatre); Permanent Collection by Thomas Gibbons (Northlight Theatre); Ski Dubai by Laura Jacqmin and Spare Change by Mia McCullough (First Look, Steppenwolf Theatre Company); The Piano Teacher by Julia Cho; In the Blood by Suzan-Lori Parks and Far Away by Caryl Churchill (Next Theatre). Lisa heads the MFA Directing Program at The Theatre School at DePaul University.

Shows at Playmakers

Highway 47 January 6, 2016 - January 10, 2016