Sweet Tea Shakespeare Welcomes New Assistant Artistic Director

Sweet Tea Shakespeare is delighted to introduce our new Assistant Artistic Director, Claire F. Martin! Claire is director, dramaturg, actor, and playwright, specializing in early modern drama and Restoration comedy. Claire comes to us with a M.A. Theatre Directing from Royal Holloway and a B.A. Theatre Arts & English (Honors) from University of Puget Sound. She has written several original plays including The 1415 Project, L is for Library, L.E.A.R., Court Date, and The Socratic Method. Claire’s most recent credits include The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time (dir. Marissa Wolf, Portland Center Stage), Measure for Measure (Isabella/dramaturg), Norma Jeane Baker of Troy (dir. Katie Mitchell, The Shed), and Romeo+Juliet: The Parkland Project (director, Red Leather Theatre Company). Sweet Tea Shakespeare is excited to have Claire’s expertise on several upcoming projects. Welcome Claire!