Jess Hutchinson


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Jess Hutchinson is a director and dramaturg. Recent credits include workshop productions of Emily Dendinger’s No Home For Bees and Sarah Saltwick’s Scarlet Letter. Jess earned her MFA in Directing at UT Austin, focusing on the development of new work. As Artistic Director of Chicago’s New Leaf Theatre, favorite projects included Arcadia, The Dining Room, and world premieres of Burying Miss America, Lighthousekeeping, and The Man Who Was Thursday (which she will direct in a new production at Lifeline Theatre this winter). She was proud to be the 2015-16 NNPN Producer in Residence at Kitchen Dog Theater in Dallas.