Wade Elkins has performed as a Blue Man in the Chicago, Boston, and New York City productions of Blue Man Group. He has also been seen in Wonderful Town (Frank Lippencott) directed by Mary Zimmerman at the Goodman Theatre; regional productions of Gay Bride of Frankenstein (Harry – Spotlight Award Nomination), Altar Boyz (Abraham), Hello, Dolly! (Ambrose), Forever Plaid (Francis), Into the Woods (Rapunzel’s Prince) among many others; several world premiere productions; and a plethora of readings and workshops of new works both in Chicago and New York. Film credits include Bert and Arnie’s Guide to Friendship and Kabukicho (
Wade holds a Master of Music Education with Honors from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Music with Honors in Voice Performance from UNC-Greensboro. As a teacher and music director, Wade has been a high school music teacher; clinician and competition judge at many schools across the U.S.; private vocal and musical coach; theatrical, church, and choral music director; and instructor at music and theatre camps. As a composer, his music is featured in Steven Strafford’s award winning and critically acclaimed show Methtacular! www.