Megan A. McGuane

Megan A. McGuane is a Los Angeles-based theater director with roots in Chicago, where she remains a founding ensemble member of Sideshow Theatre Company, and served as the Executive Director from 2007 to 2016. A recent LA transplant, Megan has directed for Chalk Repertory Theatre (Chalk Rep Flash Festival 2016), Echo Theater (staged reading), and the Playwright's Union (First Peek Festival 2017). Megan focuses on new play development and directing new works, and has directed multiple plays with her company, Sideshow Theatre (Chalk, Tyrant, The Burden of Not Having a Tail, Theories of the Sun) and also directed at Southern Illinois University, iO Chicago, and 20% Theatre Company. She is a proud graduate of The Catholic University of America.