Kelan Smith hails from western Wisconsin and is an alumnus of Columbia College Chicago. His work as an actor, musician, singer, music director, and composer has been seen all across the country. He is thrilled to be making his debut with Marriott Theatre! Past credits include: Spring Awakening, and Pump Boys and Dinettes (Porchlight Music Theatre), The Porch On Windy Hill (Northlight Theatre), Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, Plaid Tidings, and Lost Highway (Timber Lake Playhouse), Once (Bristol Valley Theatre), Verböten (The House Theatre), Bright Star (Boho Theatre), Haymarket (Underscore Theatre), The Beatrix Potter Holiday Tea Party (Chicago Children's Theatre).