MARTIN MILLER (Executive Director) joined TheatreSquared in 2009, and in the decade since has produced more than 100 plays and developmental works, grew the theatre's annual budget from $160,000 to over $4 million, and expanded its audience twentyfold. He managed the design, construction and fundraising for T2's new $31 million-dollar theatre center, housing two intimate venues, the open-all-day Commons Bar/Café, artist housing, production shops, rehearsal space, and offices. He established the National Stages Program, a consortium of producing theatres offering reciprocal member benefits, and has served as a panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts and the Theatre Communications Group. Previously, as associate producer for Chicago Shakespeare Theater, he oversaw a variety of projects including commissioning the bilingual Romeo y Juliet from Karen Zacarías, as well as tours and transfers of works by the Second City and Q Brothers. He holds a BA from Carleton College and MFA in Arts Leadership from The Theatre School at DePaul.
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