Originally from a small town outside Seattle, Shannon is an actress, singer, and dancer living in Chicago. She earned her BFA in Musical Theatre from Roosevelt University (Chicago College of Performing Arts). Some favorite roles include Inga in Young Frankenstein (Little Theatre on the Square) and Marianne in Disaster! (Chicago Theatre Workshop). She was nominated for Best Lead Actor at the Chicago Musical Theatre Festival for her portrayal of Isla Claire in TRU. Shannon has been studying jazz, ballet, and tap for 9 years. She is the world's biggest Seinfeld fan. Shannon just finished swinging the Jeff recommended The Pajama Game with Theatre at the Center.
Next, be sure to check out TRU at Stage 773 in November. She will be reprising her role of Isla Claire in this amazing musical about mental health, from November 1st-24th.
Shannon will be finishing up 2019 back at Little Theatre on the Square in Elf !