Rebecca Hanson has been performing, singing, writing sketch comedy and improvising in Chicago for nearly fifteen years. She is a proud alum of The Second City National Touring Company and was a ComedySportz Chicago ensemble member for ten years. While in Chicago she has performed with Second City Works, Baby Wants Candy!, BEST MUSICAL!, The Neutrino Project, The Deltones and The Improvised Sondheim Project. You may have seen her as 'MaryAnne' in Of Minor Prophets a Passenger Productions full length independent film or as 'Nurse Sarah' in the upcoming short film Touch.
Rebecca is an Iowa native. She loves her husband, Tim, and her hund, Trond.
You can currently catch this Iowegian perform with Virgin Daiquiri and Glass Basement at iO Chicago or on Netflix, as she wrote for and is the voice of 'Gypsy' and the character 'Synthia' in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return.