April 2, 2019

PerformInk announces the Chicago premiere of Head Over Heels.

Elizabeth will co-direct the musical alongside Derek Van Barham.


January 9, 2019

Swanson was interviewed alongside Emma Donoghue for a Windy City Times article about writing and staging I Know My Own Heart.

Swanson is directing this production


November 15, 2018

Chicago Tribune announces casting for American premiere of I Know My Own Heart at Pride Films & Plays

Swanson is directing this production


October 12, 2018

Reddyk & Krupp release the Fringe cast recording of “Jutta’s Funeral” from Hildegard.

Swanson directed a workshop production of Hildegard at the Chicago Fringe Festival in September 2018. Swanson, Reddyk, and Krupp are planning more workshops for 2019.


April 15, 2018

The Daily Northwestern announces the premiere of A Home on the Lake at Piven Theater

Swanson is dramaturging this production


February 21, 2018

Reddyk & Krupp post highlights from their November 2017 staged reading of The Thanksgiving Circumcision at Red Twist Theater.

Swanson directed the reading and led the preceding rewriting and dramaturgy workshop


September 29, 2017

Chicago Tribune reviews Midwest premiere of Fun Home at Victory Gardens Theater (dir. Gary Griffin)

Swanson is assistant directing this production


March 4, 2017

Chicago Theater Beats review for Love’s Labor’s Lost (dir. Marti Maraden)

Swanson is assistant directing this production