Gail Shapiro makes her Steppenwolf debut. Although a Chicago native, Gail lived in Los Angeles for fourteen years, serving as a resident artist with A Noise Within and performing the classics in repertory. She was also seen at South Coast Repertory and San Jose Repertory. Credits include The Game of Love and Chance, Sidney Bechet Killed a Man, Major Barbara, The Country Wife and Cymbeline. Television credits include Coach, Ellen and The Guiding Light. She is a graduate of The Yale School of Drama and is currently on the acting faculty of Northwestern University. Gail will spend this summer teaching voice for The School at Steppenwolf.