Originally from the United Kingdom, Jo Cattell focuses on developing new work in theater. She is part of the LightPoets, currently creating the immersive graphic novel, PARTICLE INK, for a production in New York City. Other recent credits include, directing Isaac Gomez' play, THE DISPLACED for Haven Theatre, and AN EPIC TALE OF SCALE for Chicago Childrens' Theatre, which she co-created with Henry Wishcamper. Jo created TUMBAO with Dominizuelan, which was repeatedly part of Steppenwolf’s LookOut Series, performed at Steppenwolf's 1700 Theatre. She was associate director to Rachel Rockwell on Chicago Shakespeare Theatre's production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE.