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Linda Roethke

LINDA ROETHKE (Costume Design)’s National credits include  Indecent (The Arena Theatre, Baltimore Center Stage), Oklahoma, Richard II, Into the Woods, King Lear, As You Like It, Julius Caesar, All’s Well That Ends Well (Oregon Shakespeare Festival) Indecent,  Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park with George (Kansas City Rep), The Gods of Comedy (McCarter Center, Old Globe), Hand to God, The Geller Girls, Managing Maxine, The Underpants, Shadowlands (The Alliance Theatre), Miss Saigon, (The Paramount Theatre); Richard III (The Public), The Game’s Afoot (Cleveland Play House); Stage Kiss, The Clean House (Goodman Theatre); Visiting Edna, Mary Page Marlowe, Motherf**ker with the Hat, Dead Man’s Cell Phone, Intimate Apparel (Steppenwolf Theatre Company) and Gem of the Ocean, (Court Theatre). She has also designed at Cincinnati Playhouse, The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Utah Shakespeare Festival, Connecticut Repertory Theatre, Arden Theatre Company, Center Stage, Maltz Jupiter Theatre, American Players Theatre. Linda is a professor at Northwestern University, where she teaches costume design. Linda was selected to exhibit as part of Costume Design at the Turn on the Century in Beijing and Moscow. Her awards include a Jeff Award for An Ideal Husband at Court Theatre, Suzi Bass nomination (The Geller Girls, The Underpants, Alliance Theatre), Connecticut Circle Nomination (A Little Night Music, Connecticut Rep). She received her MFA from the University of Iowa.

Bio as of 2/2020