Claribel Gross

Claribel Gross is a theater maker, director and teaching artist. Claribel currently lives in Chicago where she is teaching and making theater with young artists. Claribel's artistic work is inspired by her own multi-ethnic and multilingual upbringing. Themes of revolution, searching for home and how we understand when we don't understand language often come up in her work. As a teaching artist, Claribel works with Steppenwolf Theatre, Lookingglass Theatre and Mudlark Theater. Claribel is a founding member of THE MIDWIVES ARTISTIC COLLECTIVE, whose mission is to nurture the public creative spirit. Claribel holds an MFA in Theater Arts from Sarah Lawrence College and a BA in Theater from the University of Minnesota.