Chuck Smith

Chuck Smith is a resident director at Chicago's Goodman Theatre, where he has directed The Story, Proof, Bessie Smith's Death, The Gift Horse, The Amen Corner, A Raisin in the Sun, Blues for an Alabama Sky, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, A Christmas Carol, and The Meeting. Smith is also a professor at Columbia College in Chicago's Theater Department. Seven Black Plays: The Theodore Ward Award for African American Playwriting (Northwestern, 2004) is his edited collection.