Teaching Artist/Acting

Will Skrip (he/him) is a Chicago-based theatre artist and educator. Over the past decade, Will has performed throughout the Chicagoland area and beyond, most notably as Tony in West Side Story (Paramount Theatre), Henri Baurel in An American in Paris and Michael in Smokey Joe’s Cafe (Drury Lane Oakbrook) and Sam Wheat in Ghost (Peninsula Players). Additional credits include Lyric Opera of Chicago, Marriott Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Writer’s Theatre, Mercury Theatre, Court Theatre and Porchlight. Will holds a Bachelors in Theatre from Northwestern University.


With a wealth of varied professional experience and training, Will specializes in empowering young theatre artists to discover what makes them uniquely themselves.


Will currently serves as Donor Relations & Stewardship Coordinator at Paramount Theatre.