Linda Roethke

Linda Roethke

Costume Designer, Into the Woods

In four seasons at OSF: King Lear, As You Like It, Julius Caesar, All’s Well That Ends Well. 

Other theatres: Regional: The Geller Girls, Managing Maxine, The Underpants, Shadowlands (Alliance Theatre); A Christmas Carol (Milwaukee Repertory Theater, 2015), Richard III (The Public Theater); The Game’s Afoot (Cleveland Playhouse); Water by the Spoonful, The Dead, Orlando (Court Theatre); Stage Kiss, The Clean House (Goodman Theatre); Motherf**ker with the Hat, Dead Man’s Cell Phone, Intimate Apparel (Steppenwolf Theatre Company); Miss Saigon (The Paramount Theatre). Cincinnati Playhouse, 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. 

Other credits: Director of the MFA Design Program at Northwestern University, where she teaches costume design. 

Awards: Jeff Award (An Ideal Husband, Court Theatre); Suzi Bass nomination (The Underpants, Alliance Theatre); Connecticut Circle nomination (A Little Night Music, Connecticut Repertory Theatre. 

Education: MFA, University of Iowa.