Katie Chai   

      Stage Manager  & Technician


"Katie Chai is a theatrical force of nature. She is an incredibly skilled, gifted, organized, efficient and wonderful Technician, Tech Director and Production Stage Manager. Katie is a brilliant multi-tasker and rare multi-talent. Not only is she lighting fast at what she does, but she does everything -- from running a board to creating original lighting design to running a production -- with beautiful nuance, care and artistry. She approaches a production with great energy, generosity and a wonderful positive energy, not only fixing problems that arise, but preventing many from occurring. Katie a huge and indispensable asset to any production team. She's a gem!"


Suzanne Bachner, Artistic Director

Bob Brader, Executive Director

John Montgomery Theatre Company

“Katie is a theatre producer’s dream. She is the consummate professional and can do any technical thing required. Hang a light, build a flat, design a prop- she is your gal. Not to mention she is one heccuva stage manager. Not only does she have technical expertise she also is a collaborator. She is able to see the big picture. Katie has a great personality and is a dream to work with. A true professional. If you can hire Katie- grab her! She is a joy to work with and is the single best stage manager that we have worked with in our 25 year history.”


John Basil, Artistic Director

Elizabeth Keefe, Executive Director

American Globe Theatre