Mike Maggio was a Chicago-based stage director and an associate artistic director of the Goodman Theatre. He is credited with being one of three men who brought the Goodman Theatre to prominence. Additionally, he was also a dean at the Theater School of DePaul University.
Among Mr. Maggio's many Chicago-area credits are the premiere of the musical version of Arthur Kopit's Wings at The Goodman Studio; the premiere of Keith Reddin's All the Rage for The Goodman Mainstage; the premiere of Reddin's Brutality of Fact in The Goodman Studio; the premiere musical, Another Midsummer Night at The Goodman; the premiere of Reddin's Black Snow for The Goodman; Reddin's Life During Wartime for Center Theater; Reddin's Highest Standard of Living for Remains Theatre; the premiere revue, A Sondheim Suite, for Northlight Theatre, and many more. He won Joseph Jefferson Awards for his direction of A Little Night Music, Black Snow and Wings. He was artistic director of Northlight Theatre, in Skokie, IL from 1984-1987.