Originally from Littleton, Colorado, Susie comes to Chicago by way of New York City, where she spent the last three years performing, teaching pre-school, and waiting tables, Since she arrived in Chicago, she has appeared at Marriott's Lincolnshire Theatre as Rizzo in Grease, and recently as Emma in Funny Girl. New York credits include Debby Boone's understudy in the National Tour of The Sound of Music, Nellie in the National Tour of Some Enchanted Evening, and Judy Kaye's standby in Annie Get Your Gun at the Papermill Playhouse. Regional credits include Dot in Sunday in the Park with George, Drood in The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Rhetta in Pump Boys and Dinettes, and Hypatia in Misalliance. She has a BFA degree in theatre from Stephens College. Chess has been a long time favorite of hers, and she's thrilled and grateful to be a part of it!
(Note: Biographies from original program.)