Jesse Roth is a Chicago-based theatre director, writer, and producer. She is the Artistic Associate at The House Theatre of Chicago and a company member and the Literary Manager at First Floor Theater. Her recent directing projects include Cam Baby (Chimera Ensemble), Deer and the Lovers, World Builders (First Floor Theater), and The Terrible (The New Colony). She also regularly assistant directs at The House Theatre (Diamond Dogs, The Hammer Trinity, The Last Defender, Death and Harry Houdini). As a playwright, she is currently developing Little Girl, Don't Fall with composer Matthew Muñiz (The House Theatre) and Liveaboard (First Floor Theatre). She is a graduate of the University of Chicago’s Theatre and Performance Studies program.