Maddie Mazzella is an actor/singer born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She is currently pursuing a degree in Theatre with a minor in Psychology and a Certificate in Musical Theatre at Northwestern University. Maddie has been performing since she could talk and hasn’t stopped since. Previously, she has performed in three consecutive Illinois All-State musicals and was nominated for Best Actress by Broadway in Chicago at the Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards for her performance as Ariel in The Little Mermaid. Maddie has performed the national anthem across the state including at the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Blackhawks games. Recent credits include a workshop reading of Scotland, Pa directed by Lonny Price (AMTP NU), a virtual workshop reading of People You May Know, and an in-person, filmed Northwestern production of Pippin. This summer, Maddie will be making her regional theatre debut in Heathers as Heather McNamara at The Edge Theatre. Maddie is honored to be represented by Gray Talent.