Jesse Kendall is an Actor/Improviser from Maryland who loves Chicago. He was the second in his family to graduate college and is a huge lover of dogs. You can see Jesse perform all over the city and the web. His favorite artists are Drake, Styx, Sia, Maddie Ziegler, Zac Brown Band, Steve Carrel, Kate McKinnon, and Beck Bennett. He is very proud to be part of the CIC family!
Elizabeth Andrews comes from The Pacific Northwest. Besides playing at CIC on PROUD PARENTS you can find her performing around town at iO on the Harold team COMET and on her independent duo team CATHOLIC GUILT. The easiest way to win Elizabeth's heart is cupcakes, spaghetti, and too much reality tv.
Esteban is from San Antonio, TX and performs with Proud Parents at CiC Theatre. He also does theatre with The New Colony.
Mark is from Toronto, ON and performs with the Harold team Roundabout at iO, with Riff Raff at the Playground Theater, and with his independent duo Muck at SmallProv.
Maggie Jo Saylor
Maggie Jo is very proud to be a Proud Parent! Originally from Charleston, SC, she performs regularly at Chicago Improv Studio and is a house manager at iO Chicago. When not doing improv, Maggie Jo travels the country teaching and calling contra dances (www.maggiejosaylor.com). Other passions include playing board games, buying board games, and teaching people how to play board games.
Brittany is a very Proud Parent, and also performs with Ratz at iO. She writes and performs sketch comedy, plays, and original music all over the city, and writes video shorts for the iO Comedy Network. She co-created Theatre Unspeakable's Superman 2050, which she has performed throughout the country including at Lincoln Center and the Kennedy Center. She's a graduate of the School at Steppenwolf and Northwestern University. She wants your podcast recommendations and your true crime stories.
Harrison is originally from Cincinnati and has been performing in Chicago since 2014. He has a degree in French which sometimes comes up in scenes but mostly sits in a drawer. In addition to rocking out with PROUD PARENTS at CiC, Harrison plays on DEVIL'S DAUGHTER at iO and with his god dang best friends on WET BUS. Harrison is also trying to reach 300 twitter followers by 2020, so check out @harrisonlott to help him out and/or discuss his other interests (guitar-music, chili, etc.)!
Maura loves making banana bread and watching Seinfeld reruns. She performs improv and poetry around Chicago. Maura is also the co-founder of an online feminist publication called Hay Nonnie.