Martha Maggio has been involved with regional theatre in the Kansas City area for over 26 years. She is excited to direct for STG next Christmas and bring Nuncrackers to Longview Mansion. Martha has led kids’ programs for CYT and a local church, developing weekly lessons for children to watch and participate in. She was also involved in the adult drama team as an actor and director at Shoal Creek Community Church for 4 years. She can be seen in a local commercial for Slim 4 Life, typically airing on TV channel KMBC 9. She’s also been involved in the KC improv scene from time to time. She’s directed shows at local community theatre for Blue Springs and the old Lee’s Summit theatre group, LSCT. Her favorite show at BSCT was Nunsense. Martha wrote and starred in her own show “Fat” for Missouri Association of Community Theatre in 2009. She took first place at MoACT’s festival for her one-woman show and a spot at regionals for American Association of Community Theatre’s Region 5 Festival in 2009 as well. She was just recently in “The Women of Lockerbie” as Hattie for Summit Theatre Group. She also enjoys drawing, painting, graphic design, crafting and other artistic creation.