Erin A. Lekovic is a playwright, screenwriter, and educator currently living in Tampa, FL. Her most recent credits include collaborations with Jazzy Mae Productions, Trap Street, Greenhouse Theater, Tellin’ Tales Theatre, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Hub Theatre, and Chicago Dramatists. Erin is a proud co-founder and producing playwright with Living Room Playmakers: a playwrights collective that writes and produces site-inspired work in unexpected places. She’s taught theatre and writing at Saint Leo University, Northwestern University and The Chicago Academy for the Arts. She holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Miami and an MFA in Writing for the Screen + Stage at Northwestern University.
Her writing is a bit wacky, a bit musical, and, hopefully, quite hopeful.
She's a wife, mother, actress and a failed union spy. Tonight, Pauline Cushman takes to the stage and tells her story. But how much of it is true is anyone's guess.
Terri has lived in Greenfields, an accessible community, since she was a baby. Like everyone else who lives there, she has a great job, a carefully-assigned spouse, and all of the care she needs. The quiet and predictable community is shaken, however, when Raven, an outsider, breaks into Greenfields to get the access they were lacking...
Always Greener is a magical musical about growing up, even once you think you’re already grown. It’s about taking chances, finding love, embracing fears, and challenging individual and collective mindsets.