Heather has returned to Chicago after being away the past five years, studying and working out of state. This past year she was an Associate Company Member at Playhouse on the Square. While in Memphis Heather was in Heathers, the Musical (Martha), James and the Giant Peach (Ladybug), Fun Home (Joan), and Perfect Arrangement (Kitty).
Heather graduated from Western Michigan Spring 2017 with her BFA in Acting. While at University she was given the opportunity to work with professors and creative artists in Kalamazoo, MI as well as guest artists like David Alpert, Patrick Kassidy, Phil Thompsen, and Adam Belcuore. In the Summer 2016 she studied with students of Jacques LaCoq in England at the University of the Arts Bournemouth.
Her favorite roles from university are Blood Brothers, playing Mrs. Johnstone; Nanny in Christopher Durang's Baby with the Bathwater; Olympia in Charles Mee's Big Love; and June in Joseph Riviera's Marisol. More of Heather's favorite roles outside of Western include Fiona in Shrek the Musical, Karessa in Tick, Tick...BOOM!, and Annie Oakley in Annie Get Your Gun.
Some of her favorite things outside of acting and singing is improv, exploring/traveling, baking, holistic health, and animals!