Melissa Young

Melissa Young is a Second City Conservatory alumni, Cabaret Singer, Actor, Writer and Director. She is the former Artistic Director of The BackStage Theatre Company, Literary Manager of Bailiwick Chicago and currently is the owner/producer at Prescott Laine Productions. Melissa has directed for Big Noise Theatre, BackStage Theatre Company, Open Eye Productions, Pittsburgh Playhouse, Boxer Rebellion Ensemble and many solo performers. She loves to help other people make with the hahaha. Currently, she can be seen in Chicago Theatre Workshop’s production of DISASTER: THE MUSICAL. Come see her solo show OUT and PROUD on June 3 at Pride Films and Plays or LUCKY STAR: MADONNA AT 60 at Davenport’s Piano Bar August 16, 17 & 18.

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