Erik Kaiko

Prior to working at Writers Theatre, Erik was with New York Theatre Workshop, where he served as Marketing Associate through a number of exciting productions including the world premiere of Hadestown, Ivo van Hove’s production of Lazarus by David Bowie and Enda Walsh, and Othello featuring David Oyelowo and Daniel Craig. After studying Theatre and Sociology at Northwestern University, he was an active member of the Chicago theatre community before moving to New York to earn his Masters Degree in Theatre Management and Producing from Columbia University. Erik has been a guest lecturer at Hunter College, and acted as Company Manager for Snug Harbor Productions and General Manager of Invisible Wall Productions in NYC. He is also the co-founder and Managing Director of Token Theatre, Chicago’s newest Asian American theatre company.