MFA Acting Candidate
Originally from Portland, Oregon, Karen Vance has spent the last seven years in Chicago, IL where she attended Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts for her BFA in Acting. After graduation Karen was represented by Grossman & Jack Talent and performed with various theatre companies around town including: Teatro Vista, Piccolo Theatre and the Shakespeare Project of Chicago. Karen has also been a dancer for the past twenty years and during her professional stay in Chi-Town she danced and choreographed for numerous companies including Crush Dance Collective and Inappropriate Theatre Company of which she is a founding ensemble member. Karen is ecstatic to be a part of the MSU community and couldn’t be more thrilled to be continuing her education with this phenomenal group of artists.