Martha Lavey

Martha Lavey


Martha Lavey, who served as the artistic director of Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre for 20 years and was the first woman to hold the position, has died at the age of 60. Ms. Lavey passed away April 25 following complications from a stroke earlier this month; she was also recovering from a stroke suffered in May 2015.

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  • Born: Feb 1957
  • Death: Apr 25, 2017 in Chicago, IL

Roles (1)

Superior Donuts Playbill - Opening Night Superior Donuts (2009)
Opened Oct 1, 2009
  • Steppenwolf Artistic Director