Madelyn hails from the small farm town of Orion, IL, although she considers Chicago her home. She holds a BA in Theatre Performance from North Central College where she graduated summa cum laude. Madelyn has worked at Chicago theaters including Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Victory Gardens Theater, Greenhouse Theatre Center, Silk Road Rising, Other Theatre, and Artemesia. Up next she will be understudying Steppenwolf Theater’s upcoming production You Got Older directed by Jonathan Berry. Television credits include Hot Date (Pop TV) and The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Comedy Central). In her free time, she enjoys playing sand volleyball (when the Chicago weather permits), rooting for the Cubbies, and cuddling her kitty Leonardo while feeding her Netflix addiction.