Nora Leahy, a Chicago-based theatre artist, is thrilled to be an ensemble member with LET. She is the playwright behind 2019’s world premiere of If You Forget Me, played Laura in The Glass Menagerie and served as resident costume designer for the 2015/16 season.
As a playwright, her work has been developed and/or produced at The Shuler Theater (Raton, NM); The New Colony (Chicago, IL); The Greenhouse Theater (Chicago, IL); Victory Gardens (Chicago, IL); and Jackalope Theatre Company (Chicago, IL). Her play THE BRIDGE was a finalist for the 2017 Woodward Newman Drama Award. Nora currently serves as the Managing Director of Jackalope Theatre Company in Chicago, and was named one of "The 50 People Who Really Perform for Chicago" by Newcity Stage in 2019.