Kathleen Thompson is a Chicago author whose books have been published by MacMillan; Farrar, Straus; W. W. Norton; Indiana University Press; and others. She was playwright-in-residence of The Commons Theatre in Chicago, where most of her plays were produced.
Well-known Chicago playwright Kathleen Thompson writes with intelligence,sensitivity and often wild humor about our deepest feelings. These three short plays explore how people in intimate situations--romance, family, friendship and danger--bring each other through . . . or try.