Amy Kleinman is a graduate of Northwestern University where she studied communications and theatre. She was a director
in the Meetings and Travel Department of the American Bar Association for 19 years before “retiring” to spend more time with
her family. Her son and daughter attended Francis W. Parker School where she was active on parents’ committees for 16 years.

Amy is an active theatre-goer and also ushers at the Goodman Theatre, among others. Her interests include Pilates, yoga, tap,
reading and spending time with her friends and family. Amy’s favorite Shakespeare play is A Midsummer Night’s Dream (and she
will be happy to tell you why). Her favorite quote is also from Midsummer, "And though she be but little, she is fierce."

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Chicago Youth Shakespeare
641 W Lake Street, Suite 200
Chicago, IL 60661

The fault, dear Brutus, lies not within the stars, but in ourselves, that we are underlings. - Julius Caesar, I, ii

The course of true love never did run smooth. - A Midsummer Night's Dream, I, i

Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow. - Romeo and Juliet, II, ii

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so - Hamlet, II, ii

If music be the food of love, play on! - Twelfth Night, I, i

Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once. - Julius Caesar, II, ii

We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life is rounded with a sleep. - The Tempest, IV, i

The quality of mercy is not strained; It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath. - Merchant of Venice, IV, i